UNC REX Healthcare Careers

Nursing Externship Program

Next program start date: May 18, 2020 (Please check back for application dates early January)

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 - COMING SOON!

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

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

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