We’re excited to open applications for our 2022 Graduate Registered Nurse Program at Buderim Private Hospital. This year we’re offering streams in General Nursing and Perioperative.
About our Hospital:
Buderim Private Hospital is one of the coasts largest private hospitals with 194-beds, 8 operating theatres, 2 cardiac catheter theatres, endoscopy and birthing suites, Emergency Centre and a stand-alone mental health unit.
We have grown substantially over the last decade, with more than $40 million reinvested in additional beds, the latest equipment and a wide range services to meet the growing demands of the Sunshine Coast community.
Together with The Wesley Hospital, St Andrew’s War Memorial Hospital and St Stephens Hospital, we form one of the largest not-for-profit private hospital groups in QLD and are proudly part of UnitingCare QLD.
About our program:
As a Buderim Private Hospital Graduate Nurse, you will be part of a world-class healthcare team, learning in one of Australia’s most highly regarded and awarded hospitals. With experience that’s nearly 40 years in the making, we’re driven by a desire to consistently exceed the needs and expectations of our patients, their families, and our community.
Over the course of a year and two clinical rotations, we offer the opportunity to consolidate your skills in several specialities; broadening your experience and setting you up for success!
Supporting you to succeed – your graduate year and beyond:
At Buderim Private, we’re extremely proud of the graduate support and learning experience we provide and many of our graduates will go on to experience exceptional careers with our UnitingCare Health family, and beyond. Graduate study days, education sessions, formal courses, workshops and supernumerary hours are just some of the ways we support you in your graduate year.
Most importantly, we offer educators, leaders and team mates that genuinely care from the heart about your success. Some have been supporting and educating others for over 20 years – so they have a good understanding of what you’ll experience your first year in the real world.
Buderim Private Hospital prides itself on providing career opportunities in a range of clinical specialities. We’re in it for the long haul, which is why we’re committed to your on-going career development post-program and why our program consistently achieves over a 90% retention rate.
Streams to consolidate your skills:
This year, we’re proud to offer opportunities to Graduate Registered and Enrolled Nurses into our General Nursing Stream (EN & RN) and Perioperative Stream (RN). You’ll have the opportunity to build your skills in:
- Acute Medicine
- Perioperative Services
Supporting you to support others:
We’ve been caring for Queenslander’s for over 65 years. Whether on the road, in people’s homes or in our hospitals, everything our dedicated team do is built on enabling independence, choice and freedom. We’re proudly not-for-profit and offer you:
- Not-for-profit salary packaging options: allocate up to $15,900 of your pre-tax income to everyday living expenses, designed to increase your take home pay
- Free staff parking
- Flexible work arrangements to support work-life balance
- Employee assistance, health & wellness programs
- Values-based culture & rewards and recognition
- Ongoing learning & development
How to apply:
To submit your application, please ensure you complete the following:
- Click the Apply button and respond to the relevant selection criteria
- Upload a Cover Letter and updated Resume outlining your experience and education
- Please ensure you have clearly listed your completed prac details within your CV
In your Cover Letter, please describe:
- What you believe you could contribute to the team at Buderim Private
- Which areas of nursing you are most passionate about
- How this Graduate opportunity will support your long terms goals
Graduate Program commences February 2022.
All communications from UnitingCare regarding graduate programs will be sent via email, so it’s important to regularly check your emails including your junk mail, if applying for a role.
Please ensure the UnitingCare email addresses with the domain names of @uchealth.com.au and @ucareqld.com.au are set to ‘safe” to ensure these domains don’t go to your junk mail.
Through our values UnitingCare are proud of our teams diversity, we believe in the strength of a diverse and inclusive workforce to help us achieve the best outcomes for the communities in which we operate and serve. We highly encourage applications from people who identify as a part of the Australian Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Community.
We work hard to make our services welcoming and safe for every person. We are united in keeping children, young people and the elderly safe from harm, within our services, workplaces and the communities we support. We are committed to speaking up loudly for their safety.
- Job type:Graduate Jobs
Health, Nursing and Midwifery
- Work rights:
Australian Permanent Resident, New Zealand...
- Closing Date:19th Jul 2021, 1:59 pm