The Nurse Extern will be responsible for assisting with unit/patient care needs under the direction and supervision of a registered nurse. The nurse extern will shadow a nurse preceptor and observe nursing care while practicing in the role of a Nurse Aide I.
Schedule: 12-hour shifts, 24 - 36 hours per week. Externs will be expected to work the schedule of their assigned preceptor.
*A 300-word essay will be required to apply for the Nurse Extern Program describing why you would like to be a nurse extern with Iredell Health System. Discuss your reasons for going into nursing and future career goals. This essay will need to be uploaded to your application.