Graduate Nurse Program

Nurse Resident Transition Program (NurTr)

The Fiona Stanley and Fremantle Hospitals Group (FSFHG) Nursing and Midwifery Transition Program (NurTr) (external site) aims to support graduates in their first year of practice to achieve their personal and professional goals as they make the transition from student to registered nurse or midwife.

NurTr provides a platform for developing safe, confident and accountable nursing and midwifery professionals.

The NurTr program is a 12-month structured professional development program provided within specialty streams.

Specialty streams for NurTr at Fremantle Hospital

  • medical specialties
  • surgical specialties
  • perioperative
  • mental health specialties
  • non-admitted patient services.
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Mental Health Graduate Program for Registered Nurses

The Registered Nurse Graduate program offers a 12-month program in mental health nursing in partnership with Notre Dame University. Recruitment into this program is through the SMHS MH option via GradConnect, the WA Department of Health’s centralised graduate recruitment website.

During the program, graduates will have the opportunity to work across a wide range of practice settings, gaining a broad range of clinical experience, and be provided with regular and ongoing clinical support, through site-based preceptorship model.

Read more about the program (external PDF 244KB).