Getting that graduate position

You are on your way to kick-starting your nursing or midwifery career at one of our participating sites using GradConnect.

The health industry in WA is in good shape with lots of investments making our facilities state-of-the-art. With the refreshing and expansion of our health services come heaps of exciting opportunities to gain experience and skills while you consolidate your education.

The important thing to remember is that your first year post-study is about gaining confidence and developing good time management skills. You can do this at any health site, so be flexible in your preferences and what positions you decide to either accept or decline.

Why should I read this information?

If you are going to be eligible to register in the next calendar year you need to read this information and get ready to apply to GradConnect.

Thousands of students graduate from nursing and midwifery courses across Australia and most are looking for a job at the same time.

Employers can only take on so many graduates, so you need to stand out from the crowd.

The challenge you are facing is finishing your studies and getting a job in the nursing and midwifery workforce. It is a very busy year, so to help you be organised and stay on track read the following information:

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