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Registered Undergraduate Student of Nursing (RUSON)

Job posted: 21/06/2022
Applications close: 25/07/2022 (Midnight)
22 days remaining

22 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Monash Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 53914

Reference: 53914

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Registered Undergraduate Student of Nursing (RUSON) Monash Health


We are looking for RUSONs (Undergraduate Nursing Students 2nd year and above) to support the nursing team in the delivery of safe, 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. More than 22,000 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. For more information please visit www.monashhealth.org.
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:



  • Currently enrolled to undertake undergraduate nursing study and who at commencement, has successfully completed not less than 12 months of the Bachelor of Nursing Degree, the Nursing and Midwifery Double degree, or the Master of Nursing (that will lead to registration with AHPRA as a Registered Nurse)

  • Be able to provide a transcript of evidence of successful completion of first-year undergraduate Bachelor of Nursing/Masters 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 7 days rotating roster (around clinical placements)

  • 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 prior to commencement into your Graduate Nurse Program

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

  • Guaranteed Interview for the Monash Health Graduate Nurse Program in your final Year of study while employed and working as a RUSON


How to Apply


We utilise a three-step digital application process and do not require you to submit a personalised cover letter or CV/resume.



  1. Go the Monash Health eMercury online recruitment system at https://monashhealth.mercury.com.au/ and create an account. Existing Monash Health employees should apply using their Monash Health employee account.

  2. You will need to submit an application to the RUSON job advertisement through Monash Health eMercury. For more information about what you should include in your eMercury application, please refer to the RUSON Application Guidelines (attached to this advert for further information)

  3. Complete and download your Monash Health Registered Undergraduate Student of Nursing (RUSON) Digital Application Form at https://forms.office.com/r/Tj47PDfDFV (see the RUSON Application Guidelines attached to this advert for further information). Please upload your Digital Application form to the 'Other Documentation section of the application Documents in Mercury


Applications will only be accepted via the Monash Health online Mercury System – e-mail applications will not be considered. 
If you have any questions about the Monash Health eMercury system, please contact Recruitment Services on 9265 2776 for assistance.


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


Offers of Employment


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.


COVID Vaccination:

To comply with Victorian Public Health directions, all employees working in the Public Health system must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and are required to provide acceptable evidence of their vaccination status. To support your application, and to be compliant with any public health orders in place at the time of, and during, your employment, you will be required to upload evidence of full vaccination against COVID-19. Acceptable evidence is a copy of a Government Official Immunisation History Statement or Digital Certificate showing all vaccination dates. It is a requirement of Monash Health to collect, record and hold vaccination information. Offers of employment will only be made to candidates who can provide acceptable evidence that they meet full vaccination status.

Registered Undergraduate Student of Nursing (RUSON)

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Contact:

Elise Ponchard - 92657906
rusons@monashhealth.org

Registered Undergraduate Student of Nursing (RUSON)