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Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Clinical Assistant Program for Nursing Students - Summer 2021 in New York, New York

Company Overview

At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes. For the 30th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2019, as well as one of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Best Place to Work for 2019. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time.Join us and make a difference every day.

Job Description

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.



MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.

Federal law requires employers to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities. Please tell us if you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job or to perform your job. Examples of reasonable accommodation include making a change to the application process or work procedures, providing documents in an alternate format, using a sign language interpreter, or using specialized equipment.

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Job LocationsUSA-NY-New York

Posted Date2 weeks ago(1/11/2021 7:00 AM)

Requisition ID2020-45893

CategoryNursing - Other