How To Apply for a Fox Chase Cancer Center Nursing Residency

Applications are now being accepted for the Fox Chase Cancer Center Nurse Resident Program 

Application instructions and important dates are available in our FAQ section.

When do you apply?

Applications are now being accepted for the Fox Chase Cancer Center Nurse Resident Program.

How do you apply?

Apply online for the Registered Nurse Residency position here.

The following requirements must be submitted along with your application:

  • Professional resume
  • Two clinical letters of reference
  • A short essay (less than 500 words): Describe the experiences that qualify you to be considered as a candidate for the Nurse Residency Program. Please include all academic, personal, work experience, and electives you have had that relate to oncology nursing.

How long is the Nurse Resident Program?

The program is a year in length with 4 months counting as non-productive time (Although you are paid as a resident, you do not count on floor staffing numbers, allowing sufficient time for your preceptor-supervised orientation.) A two year Staff RN employment commitment will be requested after successful completion of the nurse residency program.

Interested student nurses should contact Deborah Baldassarre by email at Deborah.Baldassarre@fccc.edu.