UNC REX Healthcare Careers

Nursing Externship Program

Next program start date: May 20, 2019

General Program Overview

  • Ten week program
  • One week hospital orientation including: General Orientation, Clinical Orientation, Clinical Computer Orientation, & New Nurse Orientation
  • Unit-based orientation and preceptorship with a seasoned nurse preceptor
  • Opportunities to develop and utilize clinical skills encompassed by the Nursing
  • Assistant II certification
  • Role shadowing opportunities for special procedures and in various specialty care areas
  • Monthly peer support and continuing education sessions

To be eligible, candidates must:

  • Be entering senior year of nursing school in Fall 2018
  • Have a cumulative 2.75 GPA or higher (preferred not required)
  • Achieve a Nurse Aide II certification prior to start date

Application Process

Apply online - January 1 – February 12, 2019

  • Critical Care (req# NUR00OU4)
  • Emergency Department (req# NUR00OU3)
  • Intermediate Care – (req# NUR00OU5)
  • Med/Surg Services – (req# NUR00OU1)
  • Women's & Children's Services (req# NUR00OUL)
  • Pre/Post Cath Lab (req# NUR00OU7)

Upload college transcript as part of your application process. Official transcript not required.

*Applications will not be reviewed until all supporting documents are received.