Specialty Practice Programs

Take the next step in your career, with St Vincent's Hospital’s Specialty Practice Program.

St. Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne, offers registered nurses the opportunity to work within a structured education learning pathway.

We offer the following programs:

  • Pathway to Specialty Practice (PSP)
  • Transition to Speciality Practice (TSP) – Intensive Care or Emergency Department  

These programs allows registered nurses to extend their clinical experience, enhance their knowledge and skills, whilst taking the next step towards their career in specialty practice.

Current Participants

PSP 2

For current PSP participants to access the PSP Student Portal, PSP Program Contacts, PSP SharePoint, Education and Learning Opendoor, and Continuing Education – Study Day and Workshop information.

About the Program

PSP 1

The Pathway to Specialty Practice Program (PSP) allows registered nurses, to extend their clinical experience, enhance their knowledge and skills whilst taking the next step towards their career in specialty practice.

Available Streams 2024

PSP 3

There are multiple streams available to participants in the PSP program spread across two intakes- January and June. They vary from 6 month to 12 month duration.

How we support you

PSP 4

St Vincent's Pathway to Specialty Practice Nurse Program offers you the opportunity to practice in a supportive environment that will facilitate your ongoing development as a Registered Nurse.

How to apply

PSP 6

Applicants must be a Registered Nurse with Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA).

Prior to commencing

PSP 5

All the necessary information to prepare you for commencing your career with us.