Clinical Assistant Program for Nursing Students - Summer 2021
Take a significant step toward a successful career in nursing! As a Clinical Assistant at Memorial Sloan Kettering, you will join a highly professional healthcare team dedicated to providing excellent patient care.
This exciting 10-week program begins on Tuesday, June 1, 2021 and offers:
Oncology clinical and classroom orientation program
Assignments to Med/Surg Inpatient Units, Critical Care, Ambulatory Care, Perioperative Units or the Operating Room
Collaboration with our Magnet-recognized nursing staff
Full-time schedules; 10 & 12 hour day shifts, with weekend rotation as needed
Clinical Observation Days (optional)
This program requires:
Current enrollment in an accredited BS or BA Nursing Program
Completion of two (2) clinical semesters, including one semester in Med/Surg Nursing
An interest in working with cancer patients
Availability to work varied day shifts, including some weekends
Active BCLS Certification
A GPA of 3.0 or higher is required
For consideration, please complete an on-line application by uploading your resume and cover letter. Applications are due by 11:59pm on Friday, January 29, 2021.
Our Hiring Process for the 2021 Clinical Assistant Program (CAP):
Step 1: Interested students must complete the job application and submit cover letter by January 29, 2021.
Step 2: The Talent Acquisition team will review applications and contact students who meet the qualifications for a video interview.
Step 3: Selected students will be invited to interview February - April 2021.
Step 4: Students will be informed of selection decisions by the end of April
Step 5: Selected students must complete onboarding tasks (including medical clearance and employment verification) by May 14, 2021 to ensure they are cleared to start on June 1, 2021.
Step 6:If offered, the student will be requested to submit an official transcript or a letter from their school verifying their enrollment and provide at least 5 references including two recommendations from your professors and/or clinical instructors.
Internal Number: 2020-45893
About Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
As one of the world's premier cancer centers, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is committed to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, and superb educational programs. The close collaboration between our physicians and scientists is one of our unique strengths, enabling us to provide patients with the best care available today as we work to discover more effective strategies to prevent, control, and ultimately cure cancer in the future. Our education programs train future physicians and scientists, and the knowledge and experience they gain at Memorial Sloan-Kettering has an impact on cancer treatment and the biomedical research agenda around the world.