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RUSON - COVID Response

Job posted: 08/09/2021
Applications close: 29/09/2021 (Midnight)
11 days remaining

11 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Western Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Western Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Nursing, Aged Care

Reference: 42444

Reference: 42444

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Nursing, Aged Care

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Western Metropolitan

Are you a student nurse looking for work while you study?


We currently have opportunities for 2nd year student nurses to support our COVID Response teams as Registered Undergraduate Students of Nursing (RUSON).


This role will provide you with financial assistance as you complete your nursing studies and assist Western Health with the provision of Best Care. Positions are currently available at our Respiratory Assessment Clinics (RAC) and Vaccination Hubs, along with the opportunity for COVID Support roles within the wards (if required during pandemic surges).


To be successful in this role you:



  • Are currently enrolled at a University and undertaking undergraduate nursing studies

  • Have completed at least 12 months of a Bachelor of Nursing program

  • Are able to commit to a minimum of two shifts per fortnight

  • Have the ability to work rostered shifts


About Us


Our workforce of over 9,000 employees are driven by our values of ‘Compassion, Accountability, Respect, Excellence and Safety’ (CARES). We value our people and provide them the opportunity to grow and develop.  Our teams are friendly and supportive, ensuring we deliver a safe, person-centred and connected patient experience.


Western Health comprises of three acute public hospitals: Footscray, Sunshine and Williamstown Hospital. We also operate the Joan Kirner Women’s and Children’s, Sunbury Day Hospital, Transition Care at Hazeldean and a range of community based services. We care for a diverse community of over 1 million people with complex care needs ranging from Neonates to Geriatrics.


Our employees enjoy a wide range of benefits such as:



  • Professional development support

  • Career advancement opportunities

  • Salary packaging including novated vehicle leasing

  • Work-life balance


Western Health is an equal opportunity employer committed to attracting and retaining diversity in our workforce. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.


Western Health is committed to providing a safe environment for the children and young people who are involved in our services, sites and operations. We follow and abide by all legislative requirements to keep children and young people safe.


All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Police Record Check, an Immunisation status clearance and (if applicable) a Working with Children’s Check.


Western Health do not accept unsolicited resumes/applications from Recruitment Agencies.

RUSON - COVID Response

Job type:

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Job classification:

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Contact:

NMWU recruitment team - 83454040

RUSON - COVID Response