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Queensland University of Technology CRICOS No J Graduated from Nursing! Where to from here?! Graduates - Option generators Please take a seat at the front! Undergrads - Active Observers Please take a seat at the back
CRICOS No J a university for the world real R Introductions! Andrea Cameron Nursing Graduate and Student Advocate Dr Leonie COX Senior Lecturer Dr Fiona Coyer Associate Professor and Director of Academic Programs, Beth Keane Facilitator Careers Counselor Careers & Employment QUT
CRICOS No J a university for the world real R Ground Rules This group is for discussion, not debate. No one is right; no one is wrong. We are here to generate many possible options – ask your self “is this helpful?” Be respectful of others air time Listen and think before you react Park it board! For issues we are unable to address in this session
CRICOS No J a university for the world real R Today's Session Quick Heads UP! Expand your options beyond Graduate Recruitment! A word on applications – resumes, SC, letters interviews Generating your networks Staying positive! Check the park it board Breakout session!
CRICOS No J a university for the world real R Heads Up Graduate Recruitment –QLD Health - GNOR website, apply around August for 2014 start –WA Health - Graduate Nurses Connect in March for August –Private sector – Ramsay, website dates differ. (Greenslopes was March for August intake) CHECK THE WEB SITES!
CRICOS No J a university for the world real R Your Story – Graduate Nurses
CRICOS No J a university for the world real R Expand your options beyond Graduate Recruitment !
CRICOS No J a university for the world real R Some possible career pathways Areas of Specialisation within a hospital –Cardiac & coronary care –Intensive care/Critical care –Cancer care (oncology) –Emergency nursing –Haematology –Infectious disease nursing –Midwifery –Paediatric –Preoperative –Neurology –Respiratory –Neonatal –Orthopaedic –Palliative care –Rehabilitation –Sexual health –Transplant nursing –Burns nursing –Gastroenterology –Triage –Theatre Nursing Other opportunities –Academia/Research –Aged care –Aboriginal health –Agency Work –Adolescent health –Community nursing –Disaster relief –Cosmetic & reconstructive surgery –Flight nursing –HIV and AIDs –Neurosurgical –Occupational health & safety –Legal consulting –Remote area nursing –Sleep disorders –Disability care –Women's health –Child health Nurse –Administration –Child & family health –Corrections health –Diabetes nursing –Drug & alcohol –School nursing –Home care –International aid work –Mental health –Pain management –GP practice nursing –Nurse education
CRICOS No J a university for the world real R Rural & Remote Id=14http://nrha.ruralhealth.org.au/?IntCat Id=14 https://crana.org.au/job-vacancies/
CRICOS No J a university for the world real R Aged Care Community Care nity_nursing/Pages/index.aspxhttp://www.dva.gov.au/service_providers/commu nity_nursing/Pages/index.aspx
CRICOS No J a university for the world real R Useful websites Beyond Seek and Careerone –http://www.jobs4nurses.com.au/http://www.jobs4nurses.com.au/ –http://www.ncah.com.au/nursing/http://www.ncah.com.au/nursing/ –http://www.nursingjobs.com.au/http://www.nursingjobs.com.au/ –http://www.health.qld.gov.au/nursing/default.asphttp://www.health.qld.gov.au/nursing/default.asp –http://www.health.qld.gov.au/nursing/gnor/default.asphttp://www.health.qld.gov.au/nursing/gnor/default.asp –www.ethicaljobs.com.auwww.ethicaljobs.com.au –http://www.ramsayjobs.com.au/http://www.ramsayjobs.com.au/
CRICOS No J a university for the world real R Branch out with further study! Social Work/Counselling Masters of Social Work Masters of Counselling Psychology Grad Entry into Psychology HonoursMasters Law Grad entry into Law
CRICOS No J a university for the world real R More ideas! Education Grad entry into Education OHS Masters of OHS Physiotherapy Masters of Physiotherapy Occupational Therapy Masters of Occupational Therapy
CRICOS No J a university for the world real R A word on applications Resources –Careers & Employment Workshops (Careerhub) –Online CDL modules (Careers Website) –Resume and applications feedback service –Mock interviews – Resumes are a marketing brochure and you are the product
CRICOS No J a university for the world real R Working your networks Professional Associations –Australasian Neuroscience Nurses' Association –Australian College of Critical Care Nurses Ltd –Australian College of Mental Health Nurses Inc –Australian College of Neonatal Nurses Inc –Australian College of Operating Room Nurses –Australian Dermatology Nurses' Association –Australian Ophthalmic Nurses Association Inc Qld –Australian Practice Nurses Association –Australian Rural Nurses & Midwives –Gastroenterological Nurses College Inc –Medical Imaging Nurses Association of Australia –Nurses Christian Fellowship Australia –Paediatric, Child and Youth Health Nurses Queensland –Perioperative Nurses Association of Queensland –Queensland Nurses Union Colleagues Friends Mentors Prac Supervisors Lecturers Volunteering
CRICOS No J a university for the world real R Andrea’s Tip Contact the hospitals you are interested in Keep a spreadsheet of contacts Know the application dates well in advance Keep s professional and follow up with a thankyou !
CRICOS No J a university for the world real R Staying positive! Stay busy! –Treat your job search like a full time role 9-5 –Exercise regularly – keeps the blues away! Stay connected –Get PT work in an allied area (keep the clinical skills alive!) –Attend PD and networking opportunities –Keep in-touch with your colleagues Positive self talk and affirmations WORK –Create a vision board
CRICOS No J a university for the world real R Park It Board! Anything we can address now? Any resources that could help you address these? Breakout Sessions! Graduate Nurses –Head to C block level 4 –Careers & Employment Resource Centre Undergrad’s –Q&A session –Brainstorm a strategy for 2013