Job Details

Job Details

Burnside War Memorial Hospital Incorporated
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Transition to Professional Practice Program.
  • Kick start your career in a progressive not-for-profit community hospital
  • Be a part of a highly collaborative and fun workplace
  • Enjoy excellent remuneration, flexible salary packaging & access to employee wellness program

As a Registered Nurse, let us help you nurture and develop your skills 

across numerous specialties and clinical areas such as Surgical/Medical or Perioperative suite

About us….

Burnside Hospital is a values-driven, not-for-profit community hospital with a passion to care for our community. We exist to provide safe, contemporary care for every patient, every time. We know our people are pivotal to our achievement of strategic objectives and create the patient-experience every day.

About the Role…

Become a valued member of the Burnside Hospital team and you will have the opportunity to engage in a twelve (12) month structured program that provides a supportive framework as a Registered Nurse  during your first year of clinical practice.

You will work within our clinical areas such as surgical/medical or perioperative suite. With an outstanding reputation, some of the most skilled and well-regarded doctors and specialists in Adelaide, state-of-the-art equipment and modern facilities, Burnside Hospital is one of Adelaide's most popular private hospitals. You will work shadow experienced Nurses and will receive expert guidance and career development that will provide you with a strong foundation for your future in nursing.

The Transition to Professional Practice Program (TPPP) will commence in February 2019 (date to be confirmed). During the 12 month structured program you can expect a supportive learning environment including a dedicated clinical educator on site and in house & external study days. You will gain experience across an array of specialties including gynaecological, orthopaedic, plastics & reconstructive, general, gastroenterology, ophthalmology, instrument/circulating nurse, anaesthetics/recovery and short stay procedure unit.

About you…

You are ready to start your nursing career in a progressive community hospital. You are excited and ready to learn. You want to improve your practice and develop your career. You share our values. You want to work as a part of a dynamic team. Above all, you embrace and are committed to quality patient-centred care.

Essential skills & competencies:

  • Completed / will complete the Bachelor of Nursing in 2018
  • Registered as a Registered Nurse with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) prior to commencement
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to deal with patients in a professional and confident manner
  • Willingness to embrace and demonstrate the values of Burnside Hospital
  • Flexible and proactive approach to work with a willingness to learn

If you are a motivated person who realises the opportunity this role offers

and are ready to be a part of a team where you can utilise your skills and passion to provide

excellent patient-centred care, we want to hear from you!

To be considered for the TPPP please commence the application process

by clicking the Apply Now button.

All applications must include the attached document titled

'Registered Nurse TPPP Application Form'.


All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Check and successful applicants will be required to provide evidence of an immunisation assessment prior to commencement.

July 12, 2018 18:33