About the Transition to Professional Practice Program for Registered Nurses

SA Health’s Registered Nurse Transition to Professional Practice Program will kickstart your nursing career through a well-structured program designed to support your first year of practice as a Registered Nurse. You will consolidate your skills and knowledge in clinical settings across SA Health, developing your confidence and clinical skills as a health professional.

Our TPPP offers:

  • A supportive network of TPPP Educators/Coordinators
  • Orientation program
  • Professional development study days
  • Peer support
  • Clinical rotations
  • Shift work — 24 hours, 7 days a week
  • Full-time and part-time positions are available

SA Health provides a centralised recruitment of graduate nurses for the TPPP in public health services across South Australia. This means you can apply to four health services in one application.

Our TPPP in the Local Health Networks are structured and tailored to the individual organisation, location and service needs across the metropolitan, regional and rural health services in South Australia. Find out more about our TPPP in the Local Health Networks or attend our information sessions to learn more about the TPPPs on offer.