Speciality Peri Operative Program (Richmond Acute)
Epworth Richmond Acute offers a speciality program for graduates who wish to begin their careers in this exciting environment. The 12 month, full time program offers two rotations in either the scrub / scout area or post anaesthetic care unit and anaesthetics.
The program is fully supported by dedicated Clinical Nurse Educators who will inspire and mentor you throughout the year. Extensive orientation, clinical blocks and supernumerary time is offered to at the beginning of the program to facilitate your transition into the new environment.
Positions are full time working four shifts Mon-Fri giving you the opportunity to work in one of our 28 operating theatres across the Richmond site. We provide surgical services for a team of highly renowned specialist surgeons, who perform a multitude of different procedures every day.
A clinical placement as an undergraduate is not compulsory when we consider an application, but highly desired, as it provides a great opportunity to gain insight into this unique stream of nursing.
If you are applying for this program, please indicate in your letter of application and submit to the Graduate Program Advertisement at Epworth Richmond Acute during recruitment times. Applicants must be available for interview in August.