RN – NEW GRADUATE – NORFOLK / PORTSMOUTH / SUFFOLK / NEWPORT NEWS
Department: NURSING ADMINISTRATION
Shift: Day, Night
Hours: 12 Hour Shifts, Rotating Weekends
At Bon Secours, we know that your first year of nursing practice can be challenging. That’s why we created the Bon Secours Nurse Residency Program. Our 12-month program guides you through your first year as a new to practice nurse, filling the gap between nursing school and real-life practice. This immersive program, with interactive and informative sessions, provides a safe environment to ask questions, network with other new nurses, participate in group discussions and demonstrations, and transition into the next step in your clinical practice. Our team will partner with you to plan diverse career experiences across our health system that meet your goals as a professional nurse.
At the conclusion of the program, you will complete an evidence-based practice project, of your choice, with the opportunity to impact professional nursing practice. Along with participation in residency sessions, you will complete nursing orientation, be validated in appropriate competencies, and participate in skills fairs and classes in your areas of interest, such as critical care courses, certification preparation courses, and leadership courses. We are proud to offer the Nurse Residency Program in Baltimore, MD, Greenville, SC, Richmond, VA, Portsmouth, VA, Norfolk, VA, Newport News, VA, and Ashland, KY.
This position is for new graduate RN’s only. A new graduate RN is someone who is either an upcoming graduate or has graduated from nursing school but has not worked as an RN.
Please note, you will only need to apply to this opening, as it is the only one you will be considered for as a new graduate RN with Bon Secours. Once we receive your application our Campus recruiter will be in touch with you within 24-48hrs after completing both the application and Talent Online Assessment. We will then have a preliminary discussion about the facilities and units you have interest in!!!
1.Must be currently licensed as a Registered Nurse in the state or eligible to take the State Board of Nursing Exam.
2.Maintains current BLS certification.
*Note: Bon Secours has a policy (SYS.HR.NUR.001) which requires, as a condition of employment, that all registered nurses with diplomas or associate degrees who apply and are hired after May 1, 2015 complete a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree within five years of start date.
ABOUT BON SECOURS
The Mission of Bon Secours Health System is to bring compassion to health care and to be Good Help to Those in Need®, especially those who are poor and dying.
We are a $3.5 billion not-for-profit Catholic healthcare ministry operating in five states with a team of over 24,000 compassionate employees. We are recognized as a Great Workplace by the Gallup Organization for our seventh year in a row. Bon Secours is committed to offering services across the full continuum of care to include Hospitals, Physician Practices, Skilled Nursing Care, Assisted Living, Home Care and Hospice. Because we believe a healthy community is a good place to live for ALL residents, we are devoted to care for the poor, sick or dying. Join our team and help deliver exceptional value for those we serve!
You must be 18 years of age to work for Bon Secours.
Bon Secours is a drug-free workplace. In addition, Bon Secours Richmond and Hampton Roads facilities participate in nicotine-free hiring.