Registered Nurse Clinical Transition Program for the Beginning Practitioner
Mater Private Hospital Brisbane offers a Registered Nurse Clinical Transition Program, which assists beginning nurse practitioners to consolidate their theoretical knowledge and clinical practice.
The aim of the program is to offer beginning nurse practitioners a supportive and caring environment where they can:
gain clinical nursing experience in a variety of specialties
acquire a broad understanding of the acute healthcare system.
orientation to the hospital and patient care units
12-month rotation through patient care units
night duty will be included in the rotations through the patient care units
debriefing sessions will be held on predetermined dates throughout the duration of the program
each nurse is expected to attend continuing education throughout the program.
On completion of the 12-month rotation transition program, the registered nurse will receive a certificate of achievement.
Should there be a suitable vacancy at the time of completion a permanent position at Mater Private Hospital Brisbane may be offered.
The applicant must hold current registration with the Nurse Registration Board of Queensland at the time of commencement.
How to Apply
Written applications and Curriculum Vitae are to be forwarded by August each year to:
Director of Nursing
Mater Private Hospital Brisbane
301 Vulture Street
South Brisbane Qld 4101
Selected applicants will be notified by mail of their interview time. Interviews will be scheduled for mid—late September each year.
Successful applicants will then be notified by November.