PCH offer nurses and midwives a state-of-the-art working, learning, and research environment. This enables us to deliver evidence-based contemporary nursing that provides children, adolescents and their families with safe, dignified and compassionate care.

Our nurses have a comprehensive range of career opportunities, resources and employment options available.

Professional nursing registration requirements 

  • Registration with the Nurses and Midwives Board of Australia (NMBA) is a requirement for employment in these roles at PCH.
  • To establish whether you will be eligible for registration as a registered nurse in Australia you should contact the NMBA directly.
  • Overseas applicants must obtain NMBA registration prior to a visa being approved by the Department of Home Affairs.

Nursing careers and placements

All nursing jobs are advertising via the Department of Health's Job Search.

Please search under 'CAHS - Child and Adolescent Health Service'.

Nursing study placements

If you are interested in completing a nursing placement at PCH as part of a university course, the placement will need to be facilitated and coordinated by your university.

Nursing programs

The Department of Paediatric Nursing Education at PCH offers two nursing programs for graduates and professional development.

  • Enrolled Nurse Early Practitioner Program
  • Registered Nurse Graduate Program

Find out more about Nursing programs.