HOW TO APPLY
• Ramsay RN Employees can access HECS Free
Scholarships through the school of health sciences,
if they enrol in the H4F BN Professional Honours.
• Students on successful completion of the 4 specialty
units are able to be awarded a Graduate Certificate in
• If students choose to continue for a second year they
are able to graduate with either a Graduate Diploma
of Nursing or a BN Professional Honours qualification.
• Applicants must ensure that at the time of application
to upload a copy of their current AHPRA registration
along with a copy of their RHC Staff ID, a time sheet
or some documentary evidence that supports their
employment with Ramsay Health Care.
• During semester 1 and 2 of this year a total of 433
Ramsay RN Employees from across Australia availed
of these scholarships. Applications are now open for
semester 1 of 2018.
Go to www.utas.edu.au/health to find out more
The Ramsay Way 2017 | 03 5
And today with more than 25% of nurses currently
aged 55; a flood of retiring baby boomers and an aging
population – Ramsay trained nurses will be in higher
demand than ever.
“At Ramsay we believe in growing our own workforce
and we want to support the professional development
of staff. We have some of the best nurses and midwives
in the county working for us and we are proud of their
commitment to further their knowledge.”
So what attributes do you need to be a good nurse
according to those in the know?
“Nursing is a deeply rewarding job and can take you
anywhere in the world. Nursing is really suited to people
who are great communicators and are driven to finding the
best health outcomes for their patients,” says Karina.
no butts about it
These days robots can lay bricks.
Smartphones have replaced newspapers.
And self-driving cars may soon supersede
many taxi and Uber drivers.
But there will always be a place for
nurses, with RN job demand expected
to grow 17% by 2026, according to the
Klipinger Best Jobs for the Future Report
2017, which analysed 785 occupations.
And now Ramsay Health Care is making the transition
to specialty nursing even easier by offering Ramsay RN
Employees HECS Free Scholarships at the school of
health sciences at the University of Tasmania.
“Our partnership with the university of Tasmania offers a
rare opportunity for our RNs across Australia to enrol in
HECS free post-graduate studies in a variety of specialty
areas,” says Karina Kiely, Ramsay National Clinical
Workforce Planning & Development Manager.
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