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Nurse Resident Surgical Services Track at Cook Children's Health Care System in Fort Worth, Texas

Posted in Other 30+ days ago.

Type: Full Time

Job Description:

The Nurse Resident will actively participate in a 12-month clinical education opportunity designed to develop a professional nurse with a broad foundation in Pediatric Nursing, and strengthen critical thinking and clinical judgment abilities. The Nurse Resident will deliver competent and skilled care to patients and families with a team-orientation and with an emphasis on good customer relations.

* Bachelor's Degree in Nursing.

* Current license or eligible for licensure to practice Nursing in Texas

* AHA BLS Card

October 2020:

* Applicants must graduate with a BSN between May 2020 - August 2020.

* Applicants may only apply to One of the three tracks below.

* Deadline for all documents is Thursday, May 28, 5:00 P.M. Central Daylight Savings Time. No documents are accepted after the deadline. No letters of recommendation are accepted after the deadline.

Applicant eligibility

* Graduated from an accredited baccalaureate nursing program (BSN) or an entry-level master's of nursing program (MSN).

* Must be applying to serve in his or her first professional nursing role.

* Disqualifications:

* Associate degree only

* Previous work experience as a licensed professional nurse

* Candidates graduating with an Associate Degree-to-BSN who have previous work experience as a licensed professional nurse

* Candidates with an LPN-to-BSN with previous work experience as a licensed professional nurse

* Does not graduate within the time frame (no exceptions are granted)

* Must pass the NCLEX prior to the start of the residency.

* Applicants who have previously applied to the nurse residency program are ineligible to reapply.

* Applicants may only apply to one of the three tracks.


* Interview Notification: June 8-12, 2020

* Interview Week: June 22-26 2020 ONLY

* Selection of Residents and Notification: July 6, 2020

* Start of Residency: October 12, 2020

Cook Children's is an EOE/AA, Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.