Thank you for your interest in the Nurse Residency Program. Here are some answers to frequently asked questions by applicants.
We are happy to share any information that would be helpful as you start your career at Seattle Children’s. If you have questions that are not addressed here, please email the Nurse Residency Program.
*We anticipate keeping the RN Residency job posting available for this two week time period. In the event that we receive a large number of applicants, the job posting may close early. Please apply ASAP to ensure your application is received.
Candidates will submit a cover letter, resume, and complete a questionnaire. Once your application is complete, you may be asked for references. During the application process you will also have the opportunity to indicate with which units you are interested in interviewing.
Please include the following on your resume
Residency opportunities are available in several clinical areas, including:
Please review the job posting to learn which units are hiring for a cohort.
All candidates who are selected for the interview process must be available in person on the following dates. The interview will include managers and staff RNs from the units with which you indicated interest. Interviews for candidates to critical care areas will include a shadow. Interviews for candidates to acute care areas will include a hospital tour.
The timeframe for hearing about your application varies among the nursing units.
If you are selected for an interview, you will be contacted by e-mail at least 2 weeks prior to the interview date. If you do not receive an e-mail invitation by 2 weeks prior to the interview date, please apply for the next Nurse Residency cohort.