South West Healthcare Mental Health Graduate Program is a 12 month full time graduate nurse program that consists of a comprehensive education package for beginning Mental Health Nurses. The program incorporates clinical experience, theoretical study days and online competency based training. There are two full-time (or part time 0.8) Graduate mental health nursing positions and two full-time (or part time 0.8) collaborative Graduate acute general nursing/mental health nursing positions available for 2021.
The South West Healthcare collaborative Mental Health and Acute General Nursing Graduate Program is a six month rotation program. Graduates will spend six months in an Acute Mental Health Program and then six months in an Acute General Nursing setting. The program incorporates clinical experience, theoretical study days and online competency based training. This is a fantastic opportunity to gain a range of specialised skills for the beginning nurse.
Mental Health Graduate Nurses will consolidate their undergraduate learning and build effective evidence-based Mental Health nursing practice within a bio-psychosocial framework. Graduate Nurses will gain experience in a recovery based mental health framework where all staff work collaboratively to assist you to practice to your full potential.
SWH Mental Health Graduate Nurse Program includes:
Note: All applicants must apply through both PMCV and South West Healthcare's website (under careers)
Contacts for the Mental Health Graduate Program are:
Jodi Radley - Senior Mental Health Nurse
Contact details: ph. 5561 9100
Priscilla Makombo - Unit Manager Acute Mental Health Inpatient Unit
Contact details: ph. 5563 1222
Email - PMakombo@swh.net.au