UNC REX Healthcare Careers

New Graduate Nursing Program

Next program start date: Option of February 8th or 21st, 2021

Graduates with less than six months of nursing experience may apply for opportunities in the following clinical areas: Med/Surg, Women’s and Children's, Critical Care, Intermediate Care, Emergency Services and Surgical Services.

General Program Overview

  • 12 week orientation with 8, 10 and 12 hour shifts
  • Continue specialty learning by achieving 6, 9, and 12 month milestones
  • Gain mentor support throughout the year
  • Participate in standard residency continuing education
  • Participate in ongoing support group discussions
  • Positions available year-round

To be eligible, candidates must:

  • Be a new graduate nurse with less than six months nursing experience
  • Have a cumulative 2.75 GPA or higher (preferred not required)
  • Successfully pass NCLEX prior to the program start date

    Application Process

    Apply online here – September 1st – October 2nd, 2020

    • Medicine and Short Stay - (req# NUR00R4H)
    • Intermediate Care - (req# NUR00R4I)
    • Critical Care - (req# NUR00R45)
    • Surgery Services (Med/Surg) - (req# NUR00R43)
    • Women’s - (req# NUR00R53)
    • Emergency Department - (req# NUR00R42)
    • Staffing Response Team/Float Pool – (req# NUR00R44)
    • Perioperative Services – (req# NUR00R5B)
    • Operating Room – (req# NUR00R5C)