Registered Undergraduate Student of Nursing (RUSON)

Job posted: 27/03/2020
Applications close: 17/04/2020 (Midnight)
19 days remaining

19 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Monash Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 41664

Reference: 41664

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Acknowledging the vital role they play in providing healthcare to our community, Monash Health proudly supports the WHO 2020 International Year of the Nurse and the Midwife.

Registered Undergraduate Student of Nursing (RUSON) Monash Health

We are looking for RUSONs (students in year 2 and year 3 of Bachelor of Nursing- including double degree) to support the nursing team in the delivery of safe and effective care. You will be an integral part of our workforce during this unprecedented response to COVID-19. The RUSON works under the direction and supervision of a Registered Nurse/Midwife at all times, within their level of education and assessed competencies and also under clearly defined role parameters.

About Monash Health

Monash Health is Victoria’s largest public health service. We are proud to provide healthcare to one quarter of Melbourne’s population, across the entire life-span from newborn and children, to adults, the elderly, their families and carers.

We improve the health of our community through:

  • Prevention and early intervention

  • Community-based treatment and rehabilitation

  • Highly specialised surgical and medical diagnosis, treatment and monitoring services

  • Hospital and community-based mental health services

  • Comprehensive sub-acute, aged care and palliative care programs

  • Research, education and teaching the next generation of healthcare professionals

More than 18,000 employees work at over 40 care locations across south eastern Melbourne, including Monash Medical Centre, Monash Children’s Hospital, Moorabbin Hospital, Dandenong Hospital, Casey Hospital, Kingston Centre, Cranbourne Centre, and an extensive network of rehabilitation, aged care, community health and mental health facilities.

Each year:

  • We provide more than 3.9 million episodes of care to our community.

  • Close to 260,000 people are admitted to our hospitals.

  • More than 226,000 receive care at our three emergency departments.

  • We respond to more than 58,000 ambulance arrivals.

  • We perform more than 55,000 surgical procedures.

  • We deliver more than 10,000 babies.

As an equal opportunity employer, Monash Health is committed to a diverse, fair and non-discriminatory workplace that maximises the talent, potential and contribution of all employees. We are relentless in our pursuit of excellence and work to our six guiding principles.

About You

  • Enrolled in the second or third year of a Bachelor of Nursing or a Bachelor of Nursing/ Bachelor of Midwifery or other double degree with Bachelor of Nursing component, with student registration with the Nursing & Midwifery Board Australia (NMBA) via AHPRA

  • Be able to provide a transcript of evidence of successful completion of first year undergraduate Nursing qualification a University in Australia

  • Have excellent interpersonal and communication skills; including relationship building, team cooperation, and conflict resolution.

  • Have demonstrated ability to communicate effectively and in a professional manner with a wide range of people, including co-workers, health professionals, residents, patients and family members

  • Caring, pro-active, engaging manner with a willingness to learn and develop new skills

  • Ability to work casual AM and PM shifts across a 7 days rotating roster (around clinical placements)

  • Current Fit2Work and Working With Children Check

What’s in it for you?

  • Casual employment that supports your academic nursing education

  • Start your nursing/midwifery career in an assistant role at Victoria’s largest health service

  • A supportive learning environment with access to leading edge education and training

  • Unbeatable experience before your Graduate Nurse Program.

  • Salary packaging, staff car parking, and Employee Assistance Program.

How to Apply

Monash Health recognises the value of equal employment opportunity and is committed to patient safety and promoting fairness, equity and diversity in the workplace. At Monash Health we are relentless in our pursuit of excellence and work to our six guiding principles.

Preferred candidates will require a clear Police Check and a current Employee Working with Children’s Check prior to any offers of employment being made.

As part of our selection process, you may be invited by email to participate in an on-camera video interview.

Please note, applications will be accepted via the Monash Health online Mercury System only. Email applications will not be considered.

Registered Undergraduate Student of Nursing (RUSON)

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Registered Undergraduate Student of Nursing (RUSON)