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Applications Open for September 2019 Nursing Residency

Date & Time

Monday, April 1, 2019
8:00am

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

When do you apply?
Applications will be accepted beginning April 1 through May 15, 2019. Interviews will take place in June/July and the start date for the program will be September 9, 2019.

How do you apply?
First, apply online for the Registered Nurse Residency position at https://tuhs.taleo.net/careersection/tuhs_ex/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en

The following required components must be emailed in full at the same time to Lauren Forbes at lauren.forbes@fccc.edu :

  • Professional resume
  • Two clinical letters of reference using the Letter of Reference Form
    1. recent medical-surgical instructor *REQUIRED
    2. another clinical instructor
  • Short essay (less than 500 words) addressing the following: Describe the experiences that qualify you to be considered as a candidate for the Nurse Residency Program.  (Remember to include all academic, personal, work experience and electives you have had that relate to your unit of interest
  • Copy of your transcript, including your most recent grades

How long is the Nurse Resident Program?
The program is a year in length with 6 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 Lauren Forbes by email at Lauren.Forbes@fccc.edu.

       

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