Graduate Program

Interested in a diverse yet personalised graduate experience?

Our Graduate Program assists you to make the transition from student nurse/midwife to an independent professional in a supportive environment.

We Offer:

• A structured graduate program with rotations through specialty areas
• A supportive graduate network
• A preceptor program
• Flexible working arrangements
• 2 - 3 clinical rotations

Graduates are our future and we offer access to all clinical areas of the hospital as well as fully funded post-graduate programs in clinical specialties after successful completion of your graduate year (funded post-graduate study is available to Australian citizens and residents only).

Application timeframes:


The Graduate Program at Darwin Private Hospital is aimed at enhancing the professional development of each graduate by:

  • Recognising and incorporating individual learning needs and personal attributes into a responsive supported education program
  • Facilitating the transition from student to registered practitioner in a supportive clinical environment, utilising clinical teachers, peer support and preceptorship
  • Providing documented evidence of each graduate’s experience as part of their professional portfolio development

Applications to be submitted via the Healthscope Careers website: https://careers.healthscope.com.au/

  • Letter of application including reason why you wish to join our program
  • Curriculum Vitae including contact details of 2 referees. One referee must be a clinical teacher, preceptor or other senior nurse that you have reported to at a clinical placement
  • Academic Transcript
  • Signed copies of three recent clinical placement assessments.
  • Applications open Saturday 15th until Sunday 30th September 2018, for the February 2019 program.

Sally King, Facility Educator
Darwin Private Hospital, PO Box 42571 CASUARINA, NT, 0811
Tel: (08) 8920 6026
E-mail: sally.king@healthscope.com.au

Monday 10th September 2018 from 5.00pm – 6.30pm in DPH Boardroom. Light refreshments provided.
RSVP to book your place: e-mail: sally.king@healthscope.com.au

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