Application Forms

University Student Placements

All placements will commence on Monday of your first week with Orientation Day.

Please organise travel so you arrive in Broken Hill by Sunday evening, ready to commence placement at 8.30am on Monday morning. Placements commence on Monday and mid-week starts are not permitted.

Accommodation is normally available after arrival on Sunday. If you require accommodation on the Saturday evening prior to commencing your placement, please note this in the comments box at the end of the application form. The BH UDRH will do its best to assist with your accommodation request, however all requests may not be possible. Students are required to pack their belongings by 9am Friday morning of their last day of placement and leave in the common area of the accommodation unit. Please note: Friday night accommodation is not available.

On those weeks when Monday is a Public Holiday then Orientation runs on Tuesday and first day at placement is Wednesday of week 1.

Please complete an Application Form for all placement requests.

You can complete an online application form or print a hard copy from the website or contact 08 8080 1200 and send by email, fax or post as listed below.

Mandatory Documentation

All students participating in clinical placements within a NSW Health Facility must complete all mandatory documentation prior to placement. These are as follows:

The New South Wales Department of Health requires all students to provide their immunisation records to the Risk Management Unit, Orange NSW, for processing before a placement can commence. Please read. Immunisation requirements (pdf)

All students enrolling in courses that involve clinical placements in NSW Public Health Facilities must also undertake criminal record checks and comply with certain other NSW Health policy requirements. Click on the following link for more information. National Criminal Record Check (pdf)

This document outlines the NSW Health Code of Conduct (pdf) and applies to staff working in any permanent, temporary, casual, termed appointment or honorary capacity within any NSW Health facility. Students are required to read this document carefully and sign the relevant code of conduct agreement form received in their information package upon accepting clinical placements.

Please contact the Student Coordinator if you have specific inquiries about dates.

Click here to Complete online Application Form

Online application submission is the preferred method.

  1. mail
    University Student Placement Coordinator - applications
    Broken Hill Department of Rural Health
    PO Box 457
    Broken HIll NSW 2880
  2. email
  3. fax
    University Student Placement Coordinator - applications
    fax: +61 8 8087 5240
  4. Results Click here for access
    (Accessed by BH UDRH staff only: username and password required).

Cross-Cultural Education

Minimum: 5 participants
Maximum: 12 participants

Cross-Cultural Education Program will be available from February. For enquiries phone: 08 8080 1200.

Prior to attending the Cross-Cultural Education Program, participants are requested to complete the online Aboriginal Cultural Education Module at: Please print off a copy of the completion certificate and bring it with you to the education session.