Frequently Asked Questions
When are the 2021 program intakes?
There will be three intakes for the 2021 Graduate Nurse Program, mostly likely January, March and June.
How many positions are available?
100+ positions at 0.8 EFT (equivalent to 4 days per week)
How many rotations do you offer and do I have a preference?
2 x 6 moth rotations. Clinical rotation preference forms will be sent out to successful applicants after PMCV results are posted
When does SVHM’s applications open?
2021 Graduate Nurse Program online applications open Monday 13 July 2020 and close Wednesday 5 August 2020
Who do I address my cover letter to?
Address applications to Sarah Britten and Paula Titford, Graduate Nurse Program Coordinators
When will interviews be held?
The Graduate Nurse Program online interview dates for August/early September to be confirmed
What does the interview process involve?
The interview process is currently under review due to COVID-19 and will be confirmed in the coming months
When do I find out if we have been successful in obtaining a position?
Successful candidates will be contacted by us within 24-48 hours of Computer match results being released. The match release date is Monday October 19 2020
My clinical reports are extremely long. Do you want every page included?
Yes. Every page must be included in your application. If you require assistance submitting your application online contact St Vincent’s People & Organisational Development (HR) on 03 9231 1500.
Do I need to certify all pages of my documents?
All clinical reports and Academic transcripts need to be certified. Documents can be certified on front page only with certification stating document is in its entity with the amount of pages. Pebblepad and other online reports do not require certification.
Do you accept International and interstate applications?
Yes however SVHM follows PMCV guidelines giving preference to Victorian applications. International, New Zealand and interstate applications can only be considered post PMCV results but still need to apply to SVHM at the same time as everyone else.
We are currently developing a short video regarding our Graduate Nurse Programs and will be available soon via this link: