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September 21, 2022
Epworth Geelong are seeking an Associate Director-Perioperative Services.
Do you have management experience? Are you ready to step up into a role where you will have the opportunity to really bring about positive change? Time to be the change you want to see!
September 12, 2022
Epworth, Victoria's largest not-for-profit private healthcare network have scrub/scout and anaesthetic/PACU positions available at their five sites - Geelong, Box Hill, East Melbourne, Hawthorn and Richmond. Casual? Part-time? Full-time? You decide!
Wherever you live, there is a new and exciting opportunity at your nearest Epworth waiting for you!
To apply, click on the link:
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September 8, 2022
Spring Snippets is out NOW!
Our first-ever diabetes special edition, we're proud to bring it to you and hope you find it a great resource 🙂
Access online at
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September 8, 2022
Snippets Spring Edition & PNW Celebration Pack -
Download your copies now
September 7, 2022
It's one month until Perioperative Nurses' Week!!!
The team at VPNG have put together a kit to help your department celebrate the fantastic work that perioperative nurses do, 24/7, serving our community, with the theme "Safe Care Around The Clock".
Download your PNW 2022 pack at and get celebrating!

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September 5, 2022
Monash Health are seeking a NUM for their theatre suite at Monash Children's.
This is it - time to take the next big step in your career!
Click the link to apply:
September 5, 2022
LINKS UPDATED - Scholarship & Grant - Applications Close 30/09/2022 -
September 1, 2022
Scholarships & Grants - Applications Close 30/09/2022 -
September 1, 2022
VPNG - Minutes of 2022 Annual General Meeting Available Now -
August 30, 2022
Love podcasts?
New to podcasts?
VPNG want you to get as excited as we are about our upcoming podcast series! Keen an eye on our socials for more info!
August 22, 2022
Research participants wanted!
And you can win a $50 voucher, too! 😎
August 20, 2022
A rare and exciting position with the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS) is open to applications now. They are seeking a perioperative nurse to be their Global Health Medical Equipment Coordinator.
The successful applicant will provide technical, practical, and logistical support to RACS staff, volunteers, government bodies, partners, donors, and suppliers, on all matters relating to
medical equipment, instruments, supplies, maintenance and compliance for RACS Global Health Programs across the Asia-Pacific.
For more information/to apply, click the link:
August 18, 2022
Our VPNG Professional Development Day is coming up on August 27th, there will be an ACORN panel discussion as part of the program.
VPNG invite you to put forward questions you may have for the panel. Questions should be focused on the following areas:
1) Standards
2) Education
3) Governance
4) Current and future direction
Got a question? Fire away in the Comments section!
August 16, 2022
Monash Children's Hospital are hiring now for scrub/scout and anaesthetic/PACU nurses.
Time for a fresh take on your nursing career? Why not consider Monash Children's Hospital for a change of scene and an exciting new opportunity?
Click the link to apply:
August 15, 2022
The September Introduction to Perioperative Nursing Course is sold out!!!
Keep an eye out on our socials and webpage for the next time we run the course!

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