Nonetheless, the preceptorship model is used widely throughout New Zealand to support both undergraduate nursing students as well as new staff, such as GRNs enrolled into NETP
(New Zealand Nurse Educators Preceptorship Subgroup, 2010).
According to NETP
(2010), "it brings state-of-the art technology into learning to enable, motivate, and inspire all students .
The evaluation was aimed to gather information with respect to lessons learnt from NETP
programmes across New Zealand, to identify new graduates and DHB success factors, and to share resources and support best practice development nationally.
As the NETP
explains, we don't have the luxury of time.
At the very least, this new NETP
gives us a very compelling reason to get there.
I have a student, Maria McDermott, who is conducting research for her master's degree and would like to learn more about graduate nurses' perceptions of the value of postgraduate study during the NETP
Since its release, the NETP
has been available on the DOE's Web site for public comment.
The purpose of this study was to explore graduate nurses' experience of postgraduate education within a NETP
This was due to the belief it was the employers' responsibility to ensure staff were safely inducted to their employment setting, that it would be unaffordable and that it would take funding away from NETP
However, anecdotally, it seems that for many DHBs the implementation of the NETP
programme specifications has demonstrated that it continues to be difficult to deliver these elements, while at the same time juggling the core business of patient care and trying to develop and support the new graduate nursing workforce.
is only open to New Zealand citizens and permanent residents, thus newly migrated IQNs will never have a chance to get into these programmes.
I have grown so much, personally and professionally, working for the LTC programme and had an amazing preceptor [Lyn Harris] in my NETP