You can apply to 2024 GradStart if you:
* completion means final result received that leads to initial registration as a Registered Nurse (RN) or Registered Midwife (RM) ** You can start your
application for registration with the NMBA up to 6 weeks before completing your studies.
If you are in the final year of your nursing or midwifery degree – apply for GradStart. You can withdraw your application if your completion is delayed. You will not be able to apply for the 2025 GradStart program after applications have closed if you complete your studies earlier than anticipated.
Check your eligibility
GradStart Handbook 2024
Applications for the NSW Health 2024 GradStart recruitment
open 9am 20 June and close 11:59pm 3 July 2023.
2024 GradStart Handbook has everything you need to know about the GradStart application and recruitment process.
We also have four short videos to support you through the application and recruitment process.
How to apply
A vast range of employment options are available across more than 150 facilities in metropolitan, regional, rural and remote settings.
Working in rural or regional NSW has many personal and professional benefits:
Imagine Rural to find out more about working in rural and regional NSW.
For eligibility enquiries email
MOH-GradStart@health.nsw.gov.au or call 1800 330 933.
For online application technical assistance, contact the Customer Experience Team on 1300 679 367 (Option 3).
For enquiries about training locations, intakes and interview information you can find information about each local health district and specialty health network at
GradStart employer contacts and links.