Work Experience at Echuca Regional Health 2020 (Student Placement)

Job posted: 10/02/2020
Applications close: 24/04/2020 (Midnight)
62 days remaining

62 days remaining

Job Description

Location: North West Region | Campaspe

Job type: Casual / One Week

Organisation: Echuca Regional Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Education and Training

Reference: VG/WE2020

Reference: VG/WE2020

Occupation: Education and Training

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: North West Region | Campaspe

Echuca is a vibrant tourist town with exciting cultural heritage, restaurant scene, sporting facilities, seemingly endless leisure and recreational options all within 2 ½ hours from Melbourne. Excellent preschool, primary and secondary education options are available.

After a $65 million redevelopment completed in August 2015, Echuca Regional Health comprises 113 beds providing a comprehensive range of services to the 45,000 people living in the catchment areas of the Shire of Campaspe and Murray River Council. The services include emergency, medical, surgical, maternity, paediatric, urology, orthopaedic, ophthalmology, dental, chemotherapy and haemodialysis services. Echuca Regional Health encompasses an aged care service, Glanville Village, which accommodates 60 residential beds.

Echuca Regional Health is the largest employer in the Campaspe Shire, employing over 800 staff. With a strong focus on increasing our capacity as an outer regional teaching health service, Echuca Regional Health employees are dedicated professionals who strive to deliver the best possible care to their community.

Employee and family benefits include:

* Comprehensive learning and development program

* Flexible employment practices

* Salary packaging

* Extended employee assistance program (including support for family members)

* Employee health and wellbeing initiatives

* Employee recognition program

* Free onsite parking.

Echuca Regional Health is an equal employment opportunity employer.

Echuca Regional Health says NO to Family Violence.

This year Echuca Regional Health is offering 10 students work experience in 5 different streams. These Streams include; Allied health, Corporate Services, Nursing, Trade, Administration and Human Resources. Students will work as a staff member for a whole week in the Department of their choice.

Work Experience at Echuca Regional health, is split into 5 main streams. This includes:

1. Allied health

  • Physiotherapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Speech Pathologist
  • Dental
  • Dietician
  • Pharmacy

2. Nursing

  • Medical
  • Theatre
  • Community
  • Maternity
  • Rehabilitation

3.Corporate Services

  • Kitchen
  • Café
  • Orderly
  • Patient Porter
  • Supply


  • Plumber
  • Electrical
  • Engineering
  • Maintenance

5.Administration, Finance and Human Resources

  • Accounts Payable / Receivable
  • Executive Administration
  • Education
  • Payroll
  • Information and Technology
  • Occupational Health and Safety
  • Human Resources
  • Finance

In order to apply, you will need to submit a cover letter and a resume.

In the cover letter please include what school you attend and which specific stream you would like to commence with.

During the week, students with perform day to day tasks that staff complete, questions throughout the day will be allowed, as well as career advice and flexibility for breaks may be available depending on the Department.  

Indigenous students or Culturally and Linguistically Diverse students are encouraged to apply.

Echuca Regional Health is an equal employment opportunity employer.

Echuca Regional Health says NO to Family Violence.

Please see below important dates for applications, closing dates and work experience:

Applications are open now for Echuca College students only and will close Midnight Thursday 30 April 2020.  Work experience from 11 May to 15 May

Applications will be open from 24 April 2020 for St Joseph's College and River City College students and will close Midnight Friday 5 June 2020.  Work experience from 22 June to 26 June

Applications will be open from 21 September 2020 for Moama Grammar students and will close Midnight Friday 16 October 2020.  Work experience from 23 November to 27 November

Please be mindful that these are the set dates for the year, we are unable to accommodate work experience requests outside of these dates.

ERH is committed in 2020 to offering each of our local secondary schools in the area (minimum age of 15 years), one week of placement for a total of 10 places.  Due to demand and in agreement with local secondary schools, students from the area will be given first preference where demand is high for positions however all interested applicants are encouraged to apply.

So apply now! Be quick as there are only limited positions available.

For further information please discuss with your schools career coordinator.

Or contact Clare Shalders via email - cshalders@erh.org.au


Work Experience at Echuca Regional Health 2020 (Student Placement)

Job type:

Casual / One Week

Job classification:

Student Placement


Clare Shalders | cshalders@erh.org.au

Work Experience at Echuca Regional Health 2020 (Student Placement)