Registered Undergraduate Student of Nursing (RUSON) (As per award)

Job posted: 15/07/2022
Applications close: 12/08/2022 (Midnight)
2 days remaining

2 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Gippsland | Bairnsdale

Job type: Part time

Organisation: Bairnsdale Regional Health Service

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing and Aged Care

Reference: VG/BRHS/CS/1646095

Reference: VG/BRHS/CS/1646095

Occupation: Nursing and Aged Care

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Gippsland | Bairnsdale

Join BRHS, East Gippsland’s largest healthcare provider and employer. Enjoy a rewarding work environment providing challenge, variety and a range of new opportunities to progress your career and contribute to your community.

Registered Undergraduate Student of Nursing (RUSON) roles

Are you a second or third year nursing student?

Would you like to gain additional experience and exposure to the hospital environment?

Fantastic opportunities exist for nursing students to gain employment at BRHS whilst continuing their studies.  Contract types and hours are flexible and negotiable.  Please discuss your preference with the Hiring Manager.

The Position:

The RUSON works as part of the healthcare team, assisting registered nurses with direct patient care (within defined parameters) and other activities as directed in accordance with the nursing care plan and under the delegation, and supervision, of qualified and experienced registered nurses.  

In this position you may work across a variety of areas at BRHS, including the acute wards, Emergency, Oncology, Dialysis, Home Based Nursing and Aged Care.  Your role will be in accordance with the specific ward duty list and under the direction and support of a registered nurse.

Criteria Required:

  • A current student undertaking an approved Bachelor of Nursing degree course at an Australian University
  • Successful completion of at least 12 months' of the above degree course
  • Developing clinical assessment skills
  • A good understanding of & commitment to providing patient centred care with a compassionate approach
  • Capacity to work in an effective and collaborative manner as part of a multidisciplinary health team
  • Effective communication skills with the ability to utilise key principles to ensure good clinical support and care within the scope of the role

Please view the full key selection criteria as listed in the position description

Why should you Apply?

  • Gain additional experience and increase your confidence whilst completing your qualification
  • Meet new people, learn about hospital operations and be part of a friendly team environment
  • Contribute to the provision of high-quality healthcare and a positive hospital experience for patients
  • Extensive salary packaging options, to reduce your tax and increase your take home pay


For more information contact: Liz Barlow, Learning, Support and Development Manager on 03 51503611 or Jo Marshall, Clinical Operations Manager on 03 5150 3412.

No closing date exists for this advertisement.

Applications are to be submitted by selecting “Apply Now” below and are to include:

  • Cover letter
  • Resume (including two recent referees)
  • Response to the full key selection criteria (as listed in the attached position description)

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In accordance with recent Victorian Public Health directions, all employees working in the Public Health system are required to be vaccinated against COVID-19.  Successful applicants will be required to provide evidence of full COVID19 vaccination prior to commencement.

Registered Undergraduate Student of Nursing (RUSON) (As per award)

Job type:

Part time

Job classification:

As per award


Jo Marshall, Clinical Operations Manager | 03 5150 3412

Registered Undergraduate Student of Nursing (RUSON) (As per award)