2018 Clinical Assistant Program/MSK Nursing Externship Program
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
January 31, 2018
New York, New York
At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we're not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we're driving excellence and improving outcomes.
For the 26 th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We're treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.
Clinical Assistant Program for Nursing Students- Summer 2018
Take a significant step toward a successful career in nursing! As a Clinical Assistant at Memorial Sloan Kettering, you will join a highly professional healthcare team dedicated to providing excellent patient care.
This exciting 10-week program begins May 29th, 2018 and offers:
Oncology clinical and classroom orientation program
Assignments to Med/Surg Inpatient Units, Critical Care, Ambulatory Care, Perioperative Units or the Operating Room
Collaborating with our Magnet recognized nursing staff
Full-time schedules; 10 & 12 hour day shifts, with weekend rotation as needed.
Clinical Observation Days (optional)
This program requires:
Current enrollment in an accredited BSN or BAN Nursing Program
Completion of two (2) clinical semesters, including one semester in Med/Surg Nursing
An interest in working with cancer patients
Availability to work varied day shifts, including some weekends
Active BCLS Certification
A GPA of 3.0 or higher is preferred
For consideration, please complete an on-line application by uploading your resume and cover letter.
Our Hiring Process for the 2018 Clinical Assistant Program (CAP):
Step 1: Interested students must complete the job application and submit cover letter by February 15th
Step 2: The Talent Acquisition team will review applications and contact students who meet the qualifications for a video interview.
Step 3: Select students will be invited to interview in person at our facilities throughout March & April.
Step 4: Students will be informed of selection decisions by the end of April
Step 5: Selected students must complete onboarding tasks (including medical clearance and employment verification) by May 14, 2018 to ensure they are cleared to start on May 29, 2018.
Step 6: If offered, the student will be requested to submit an official transcript or a letter from their school verifying their enrollment and provide at least 5 references including two recommendations from your professors and/or clinical instructors.
MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.
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Internal Number: 8005155
About Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
As one of the world's premier cancer centers, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is committed to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, and superb educational programs. The close collaboration between our physicians and scientists is one of our unique strengths, enabling us to provide patients with the best care available today as we work to discover more effective strategies to prevent, control, and ultimately cure cancer in the future. Our education programs train future physicians and scientists, and the knowledge and experience they gain at Memorial Sloan-Kettering has an impact on cancer treatment and the biomedical research agenda around the world.