Christiana Care Health System—a Magnet® designated health care system—is located in the heart of New Castle County, Delaware, just 30 minutes from Philadelphia and an easy drive from New York, Baltimore and Washington. With locations in Wilmington and Newark, DE, it is one of the largest health care providers in the Mid-Atlantic Region. Named one of “America’s Best Hospitals” by U.S. News & World Report, we have an excess of 1,100 beds between our two hospitals and are committed to providing the best patient care.
Christiana Care Health System is in search of candidates to fill future casual student nurse extern positions for our hospital. The student nurse extern positions will start on January 14, 2019.
Successful candidates must attend the following classes to participate in this program:
- “Day One” on Monday, January 14
- Classes on January 23-25
- Ten shifts of orientation must be attended between January 26th- March 1, 2019.
The Student Nurse Extern is a casual position and the work schedule is flexible. Most departments within Christiana Care are able to work around students' classes and clinical rotations. Applicants must be available to work 16 hours bi-weekly. Hospital based Student Nurse Applicants must be available to work any shift (Day, Evening, Midnight), along with working weekends and holidays.
Hospital Based Student Nurse Externs provide hygiene, comfort measures and selected direct and indirect patient care activities and ancillary duties for pediatric, adolescent and adult patients under the direction and supervision of a registered nurse.
Please note: The Student Nurse Extern Position is a continuous, year-round position and is not meant as a winter or summer externship only. Please do not apply if you are looking for a winter or summer externship position only.
For requirements and additional information visit our career website and search for the follow requisition numbers to apply: Christiana Health System Nurse Externship or please contact Cathleen Mengel
All of these positions will be posted through October 26, 2018.