As a UnitingCare Health graduate with Buderim Private Hospital you will have the opportunity to work within a world-renowned health care team in one of Queensland’s most complex and high acuity hospital environments. Our 95% retention rate of graduates within the first two years indicates our graduates are committed to providing excellent patient care, and believe UnitingCare Health is a truly great place to work.
UnitingCare Health is one of the largest not-for-profit private hospital groups in Queensland and is a service group of UnitingCare Queensland, along with UnitingCare Community and Blue Care.
The hospital group is a major provider of healthcare services in Queensland which operates almost 1 000 licensed hospital beds and employs over 4 100 people in its four hospitals:
Our reputation for graduate support has become a benchmark for other programs within the industry and there are a number of things which set UnitingCare Health apart:
UnitingCare Health offers Graduate Registered Nurse and Enrolled Nurse Programs, dependent upon organisational requirements, at the following hospitals: The Wesley Hospital, St. Andrew’s War Memorial Hospital, Buderim Private Hospital and St Stephen’s Hospital.
The graduate programs at each of these hospitals will vary slightly in duration, fortnightly hours of work, and rotations offered. Please see table below for more information on Graduate Registered Nurse and Enrolled Nurse Programs for each facility.
For further hospital information, including graduate brochures and flyers, please click on the relevant hospital link below.
Full-time 76 hours/ fortnight
Mid-Year applications open Monday 2nd April 2018
12 months (with two 6 month rotations and permanent position upon completion)
2019 Graduate Program application details are still to be confirmed
12 months (non rotational placement with permanent position upon completion)
The Wesley Hospital Graduate Enrolled Nurse Programs are advertised regularly throughout the year
Mid-year applications open Monday, 2nd April 2018
St Andrews Graduate Enrolled Nurse opportunities are advertised regularly throughout the year
Please note: all areas may not be available for every intake of graduates or every rotation.
Mid-Year Graduate Program applications open Monday 12th March 2018
Maternity / Nursing Stream:
This program allows midwives to work across all areas of midwifery, including birth suite, antenatal, postnatal and special care nursery as well as including a general medical or surgical rotation.
Operating Theatre – Scrub / Scout
2018 Mid-Year Graduate Program applications to be confirmed