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Peninsula Health
Reference Number 22316
Position Title Post Graduate Perioperative Nursing Course - 2018
Employment Status Limited Term Part Time
Location Frankston Hospital
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Position Summary

Peninsula Health is offering an exciting opportunity to gain Post Graduate Qualifications in Perioperative Nursing. You can choose to study with Monash, Deakin or La Trobe, our partnership Universities.

Our Frankston campus offers 10 theatres. Our specialties include general, obstetrics / gynaecology, paediatrics, ENT, vascular, thoracic, orthopaedic, urology, plastics and endoscopic surgery.

Students are employed on a 63- hour fortnight over a 12 -month period. Clinical support is available to assist you with the consolidation of the theoretical and practical elements of the course as you rotate through anaesthetics, scrub / scout and recovery room.


- Gain Post Graduation Qualification
- Career development
- Salary packaging available
- Dynamic team environment

How to Apply

*Applicants must have completed a Graduate Nurse Program and meet Essential Criteria.*

To apply, please click on the APPLY NOW button to forward your current resume, covering letter and selection criteria for consideration

Your application should be addressed to Wendy Beavis, Education Service Manager, Peninsula Health. It must include the following 3 documents:

1. Application letter (including your preferred university)
2. Current resume with 2 current and appropriate clinical references
3. Statement of how you meet each of the Essential Criteria

NB: Applications who do not provide all 3 documents may not be considered for an interview

Other Information

• Ensuring the health and safety of our patients, visitors and staff is at the heart of everything we do. As part of this commitment, all new members of our team must meet the immunisation requirements of their role prior to commencement.
• Peninsula Health is committed to providing positive employment opportunities and outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and welcome employment applications from candidates of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background.
• Peninsula Health believes in the strength of a diverse and inclusive workforce where each person’s uniqueness is valued. Peninsula Health believes that by embracing the diverse life experiences and perspectives of our people, we will provide high-quality health care to all members of our community – regardless of gender, age, ethnicity, cultural background, disability, religion or sexual orientation.
Selection Criteria Essential: Must have current nursing registration and recent experience in an acute setting
Essential: Hold a demonstrated commitment to ongoing professional development
Essential: Motivated, professional and self- directed learner who is receptive to feedback and engages in self -reflection to aid development
Essential: Ability to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team engaging with consumers from a wide variety of cultures and backgrounds
Essential: Demonstrated commitment to delivering a high standard of person centred care
Essential: Must be available to work across all shifts
Desirable: Well-developed communication skills
Desirable: Accepts responsibility for own actions and is proactive and self-starting
Desirable: Recent experience in theatre or day surgery clinical area
Contact Person Wendy Beavis
Contact Number 97847730
Alternate Contact Person Marie Carrick
Alternate Contact Number 97847732
Closing Date 29/10/2017
Position Description Registered Nurse - Post Graduate Student.pdf