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Registered Undergraduate Student of Nursing

Program Overview

Employment opportunity to become a Registered Undergraduate Student of Nursing (RUSON)…..Interested?

  • You are employed  by the health organaistion to work as a RUSON
  • You apply direct to the hospital  of your choice
  • Career pathway into your graduate year
  • You are paid at a rate of $22.75p/h
  • You are employed 2 days per week for 10 months
  • You work under the supervision of a RN within a defined duties list list equivalent to a second year nurse
  • Organisations are flexible when it comes to your placement and exams
  • Professional development days are included and gives you a chance to network with other graduate nurses

Positions Available

  • Rehabilitation Unit (One position)
  • Surgical/Theatre Unit (one position)
  • Medical Unit (One position)

Download program flyer here.


A RUSON is a person currently enrolled at a University to undertake an undergraduate nursing degree, and who at commencement has successfully completed not less than 12 months of a Bachelor of Nursing degree.

Contact Details

For more information contact Meaghan Douglas

(03) 5485 5498

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