Registered Undergraduate Student of Nursing (RUSON)

Job posted: 27/05/2021
Applications close: 30/11/2021 (Midnight)
73 days remaining

73 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Monash Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 47784

Reference: 47784

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 2021 International Year of Health and Care Workers.

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 the ongoing management of COVID normal which includes the vaccination roll out. 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 Bachelor of Nursing qualification from an Australian University.

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

  • Chose the your preferred region of work such as Berwick, Dandenong or Clayton.

  • Current Fit2Work and Working With Children Check

What’s in it for you?

  • Temporary Part Time 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, discounted 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.

Applications will only be accepted via the Monash Health online Mercury System – e-mail applications will not be considered. 
Existing Monash Health employees should apply using their Monash Health employee account. Please call Recruitment Services on 9265 2776 for assistance.

Offers of employment can only be made once all required probity checks have been completed. These include:

  • reference checks

  • a clear Police Check conducted within the last three months

  • a current Victorian Employee Working with Children’s Check (or proof of payment for same)

  • proof of immunisation.

A request to conduct probity checks does not guarantee that an offer of employment will be made.

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

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Registered Undergraduate Student of Nursing (RUSON)