Registered Nurse Graduate Year 2023 – General Stream

June 8th, 2022

Registered Nurse Graduate Year 2023 – General Stream

Fixed Term Part Time – 64 hours per fortnight (6 Positions)

About Dhelkaya Health

Dhelkaya Health is a new health service on Dja Dja Wurrung country; it is the coming together of Castlemaine Health, Maldon Hospital and CHIRP Community Health. Dhelkaya Health is shaping a better health system for the people of Mount Alexander Shire and beyond, while staying true and local in everything it does.

Dhelkaya Health delivers a diverse range of inpatient, outpatient, aged care, community health and outreach services to Mount Alexander Shire. It also delivers assessment, rehabilitation and allied health services to neighbouring shires. Dhelkaya Health is committed to the quality, accessibility and sustainability of acute, aged and community-based healthcare, and family and housing services.

Dhelkaya Health has campuses in Castlemaine and Maldon.

This Role

Dhelkaya Health is welcoming applications for our 2023 General Registered Nurse Graduate Year Program – General Stream. This is a structured twelve month program offering three rotations through various departments of the health service designed to consolidate your nursing skills.

Application Process

  • All applicants must be eligible and registered to participate in the Allocations Computer Match service (listed Dhelkaya Health as one of your preferenced hospitals).
  • Applicants must have completed all clinical placements and be eligible for registration with AHPRA in January 2023.
  • All applications must include:
    • A cover letter (with passport-sized photograph please)
    • A current CV
    • A copy of your academic transcript to-date
    • Two clinical appraisals from placements. Please include a copy of the graded appraisal and signed pages only.
    • Referee checks x 2 completed in Allocations process
    • Participation in SONRU interview process in August.
  • Your application receipt will be acknowledged and an email sent when the ranking process has been completed. Interviews outside of the SONRU process are not planned and we will contact you directly if needed for further information to aid the process. 

Culture and Benefits

Castlemaine and Maldon are located on Dja Dja Wurrung country in the Mount Alexander Shire. The area is renowned for its creativity, history and as host to the Castlemaine State Festival. The shire is a short drive from Melbourne, Ballarat and Bendigo, a UNESCO Creative City of Gastronomy. Combined with a wide range of sporting clubs and outdoor recreation opportunities, unique natural environment and historic goldfields, the community offers a rich diverse culture for all to enjoy.

  • Free on-site parking is available to all staff and visitors.
  • Salary Packaging/Salary Sacrificing
  • Fitness Passport is available to all staff members across Dhelkaya Health. You and your family can sign up to unlimited access to more than 120 gyms, pools and fitness facilities on your program!
  • Our Health and Wellbeing program; including access to a Social Worker, Pastoral Care Office, Prevention of Bullying & Harassment Officers, Physiotherapy services, vaccination programs and other health services as required.
  • The Dhelkaya Health Social Club brings staff from all areas of the hospital together in friendly and casual environment, with a variety of events and activities held throughout the year

Dhelkaya Health values diversity and encourages individuals from all cultures and backgrounds to apply.

Graduate Year information brochures are available on the Castlemaine Health website. Please email phone the Education Team on 5471 3223.

Applications close Friday 8th July 2022

For positions descriptions and how to apply click here.

All appointments are subject to a cleared National Disability Insurance Scheme Worker Screening Check (NDIS Check) and compliance with Castlemaine Health Vaccination Policy.

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