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Reference Number 39618
Position Title Graduate Certificate in Clinical Nursing - Neurosciences
Internal Only This position is open to employees of Melbourne Health only
Location The Royal Melbourne Hospital - City & Royal Park Campus
Award Registered Nurses [22]
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The Royal Melbourne Hospital, which is part of Melbourne Health, is a world-class teaching hospital and is one of Victoria’s largest adult trauma centres. It provides general and specialist services and offers an exciting opportunity to further your specialty nursing skills through Post Graduate study. 


To be eligible to apply for this specialty stream you must be currently employed on the Neuroscience unit (neurosurgery).

About the Program

Applications are now open for the Neurosciences Graduate Certificate in Clinical Nursing program. The Graduate Certificate in Clinical Nursing is conducted in collaboration with our affiliate university, Australian Catholic University. This course is open to Registered Nurses who have successfully completed a Graduate Nurse Program.

The course consists of four (4) subjects specific to the area of study undertaken. Subjects are delivered through a variety of teaching modalities, including lectures, tutorials, clinical simulation, online learning and worksheets. Assessment consists of assignments, clinical practice portfolios and reflective practice. 

Length of course

Program length varies, because this is a midyear entry to the Post graduate course the length of the course will be completed in between 18 months to two years.



Application’s should include a cover letter addressed to the Post Graduate Nursing Program Coordinator, clearly stating the stream being applied for, a curriculum vitae, your most recent academic transcript, and the contact details of two clinical referees. All applications will be assessed on letter of application, curriculum vitae, academic results, clinical experience, references and interview.

Further information

Please note that stream availability is always subject to change.
For more information regarding the Graduate Certificate in Clinical Nursing (ACU) please contact the Postgraduate Program Coordinator or Neurosciences clinical nurse educator provided in the contact names for this advert.   


Contact Person Steven Nelson
Contact Number 93424979
Alternate Contact Person Christine Nicholson
Alternate Contact Number 93427020
Closing Date 26/05/2018
Position Description
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