Graduate Nurse Program
Flinders Private Hospital has a Graduate Nurse Program. The program aims to:
- Assist and provide support to Graduate Nurses in their initial transition from Nursing Student to Registered Nurse.
- Assist the Graduate Nurse in consolidating their knowledge, clinical practice, leadership, communication and teamwork skills in a supportive and flexible learning environment that is responsive to their needs
- Assessment is based on the Australian Nursing and Midwifery Council (ANMC) Competency Standards for the Registered Nurse
Objective of Flinders Private Hospital Graduate Nurse Program
At the completion of the program, the Graduate Nurse will have consolidated their knowledge and met their responsibilities as a first level practitioner and be ready to move on to the advanced beginner level of competence.
Flinders Private Hospital Graduate Nurse Program is a 46 week clinical program based on full time employment, commencing in February each year.
For further information regarding the transition to Professional Practice Program please contact Staff Development Coordinator on 08 8275 3719.