Our Employed Student Nurse (ESN) program provides a nursing employment opportunity to work in a clinical setting of up to 350 hours of hands-on experience with pay. These hours will help you consolidate your theory and clinical skills, build on your nursing practice and participate as a team member. In many cases, you can also apply your earned seniority towards your first RN/RPN job with us.
ESN educators and unit staff support your transition from student to new graduate nurse.ESN positions may be available at the following sites:
Our program is unique and the opportunities are different at each location. Employment opportunities usually commence in the spring/summer to coincide with school breaks.
How to ApplyTo apply to our Employed Student Nurse Program, please visit our Careers website.
Our ESN Application Process is as follows:
Our posting for the 2015 ESN intake will be available on our website from December 19, 2014 to January 16, 2015. Interested candidates should apply early and ensure their applications are complete as opportunities are limited.
Thank you for your interest in Employed Student Nurse opportunities with Vancouver Coastal Health. We look forward to receiving your application!
Thank you for your interest in Vancouver Coastal Health.