About our Program

The Enrolled Nurse Transition Program is offered at St Vincent’s Hospital, Darlinghurst. The Program is offered full time over 12 months. We offer over 10-15 positions in the ENTP each year, across 2 intakes, commencing March and September. 

The St Vincent’s Health Network Enrolled Nurse Transition Program offers:

  • A comprehensive hospital, nursing and transition program orientation program
  • Extended ward orientation and supernumerary time
  • Weekly Continuing Professional Development sessions
  • Monthly peer support sessions with the Transition Program Nurse Educator
  • Minimum of two full day study days (paid), with opportunities for more
  • Rotation in two clinical areas at St Vincent’s Hospital Sydney and/or St Joseph’s Hospital Auburn
  • Education and support from a dedicated full-time Nurse Educator
  • Clinical Nurse Educators in each area
  • After hours Clinical Nurse Educators provide education and guidance on evening shifts and the weekend
  • Preceptorship Model
  • Frequent ward/unit based education
  • Access to courses and skills development workshops facilitated by the Nursing Education & Development Centre (paid)
  • Staff wellness opportunities such as fitness passport, meditation, Salary packaging and more
  • Support and assistance with career planning
  • Streamlined recruitment post program offering high retention rates
  • Post program educational and career development opportunities

For further information contact the ENTP Nurse Educator on (02) 8382 2602 or at svhs.transitionprograms@svha.org.au 

Click here for information on how to apply.