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RUSON – Registered Undergraduate Student of Nursing

No Closing Date for Applications

RUSON – Registered Undergraduate Student of Nursing

0.4 EFT

Would you like to work while you study, kick-starting your nursing career?

Orbost Regional Health is seeking applications from individuals currently undertaking a Bachelor of Nursing (including double degree) and have successfully completed at least the first year of this course.

In this role, you will support the nursing team in the delivery of safe, personal, effective and connected care. You will work under the direction and supervision of a Registered Nurse at all times, within your level of education and assessed competencies and also under clearly defined role parameters. All ORH RUSONs will be guaranteed an interview for the graduate nursing program.

Successful applicants must:

  • In 2023, be enrolled in your 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 your first or second year undergraduate Nursing studies from a University in Australia (whichever is applicable)
  • 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 

If you are interested in applying for the position of RUSON please download the appropriate position description below or contact the Human Resources Department (03) 5154 6651; email:   You must address the key selection criteria when preparing your application.

When applying for the role, please attach your Clinical Assessment Tool from your most recent acute clinical placement to the relevant section of the online application. 

Contact Human Resources on 51546651 for further information on this position

Your application MUST include the following:

  • A letter of introduction with your full name, address and contact details, job title as listed in the advertisement and addressing the key selection criteria as set out in the position description.
  • A copy of your current curriculum vitae including qualifications, professional affiliations, registrations, employment history, COVID-19 immunisation status, a copy of your driver's licence and the names and contact details of at least two current/recent professional referees.

Orbost Regional Health values:  Respect, Integrity, Compassion, Excellence and Community.

ORH is an equal employment opportunity employer. We strive for an inclusive working environment for employees from a variety of backgrounds. We welcome applications from Aboriginal people, workers of all ages, people with disability, people who identify as LGBTIQ and those from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.