UNC REX Healthcare Careers

New Graduate Nursing Program

***This is for May 2022 - August 2022 New Graduate Nurses***

Next program start date: June 2022 – September 2022, the New Graduate Nurse Program will offer varied start dates based on graduation and NCLEX dates. See below

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
  • Successfully pass NCLEX prior to the program start date or hold a current Emergency Graduate RN Permit

Application Process

Apply online here – NOW – May 2022

Only 1 application will need to be submitted to requisition #13498. You will be asked to pick a top 2 for consideration. More than 2 will not be considered.

Areas taking new grads: L&D, Post/Ante Partum, Float Pool, Emergency Dept, 3 East -Short Stay, 3 West -General Medicine, 4 East - Pulmonary/Nephrology, 4 West- Intermediate & Acute Care,5 East - Oncology, 6 East - Surgical Short Stay, 5 West- Neuro, 6 West - Ortho, 7 East - Peds/ Bariatrics, 7 West - General Surgery, MSICU, Neuro ICU, 4HV - CICU, 5HV - CSICU, 6HV - Stepdown, 7HV - Cardic Med, 8HV-Med Cardio, Periop, OR.