Big Red Kidney Bus, Haemodialysis Registered Nurse, Div 1

Melbourne Metro, VIC



Registered Nurse

Position Summary

Monash Health Big Red Kidney Bus

About the opportunity

Monash Health is looking for trained haemodialysis nurses to work on the Big Red Kidney Bus, our mobile dialysis unit.

There are two big red kidney buses in Australia now - one in Victoria (run by Monash Health) and one in New South Wales (run by Royal North Shore Hospital), both in partnership with Kidney Health Australia. Both allow people on haemodialysis to take a holiday, and dialyse at the same time.

The Bus travels to the following locations:


Halls Gap

Lakes Entrance




Choose your preferred location/s based on the dates the Big Red Kidney Bus is scheduled to be in your area.  Forthcoming trips and dates details can be found via the following link: 

You will work with the Kidney Bus Coordinater, designing a roster to suit your ever changing lifestyle.  

About You

You are an experienced Registered Haemodialysis Nurse that is adaptable and able to work at your location of choice according to the dates of the Big Red Kidney Bus. Through your hard working and enthusiastic nature you have the ability to adapt to changing settings. As an integral part of the organisation you are the face of the MHB workforce consistently demonstrating our core values.

What you need to have

Current AHPRA registration

Current Working with Children’s Check

Proven experience in haemodialysis

Relevant working visa

Relevant heamodialysis qualifications

What to expect

Work with the Big Red Kidney Bus coordinater to work the shifts and in towns that suit your lifestyle

Receive corporate benefits such as salary packaging, uniform and Employee Assistance Program

Receive all casual employee benefits

Monash Health recognises the value of equal employment opportunity and is committed to promoting fairness, equity and diversity in the workplace.

How to apply

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Any offer of employment will be confirmed on the successful outcome of a Police Check and Working with Children’s Check and only shortlisted candidates will be contacted in this instance.

If you have previously been unsuccessful in your application to our nurse bank you are required to gain a minimum 12 months’ further clinical nursing experience before reapplying.