Steps to Apply

Thank you for your interest in applying to VUMC's Nurse Residency Program!

We are looking forward to meeting you!

We've made an effort to make our application process simple as well as an opportunity to get to know you better and understand your personal career aspirations.

Our application requirements include:
• Completion of online application with top four unit/department preferences
• Submission of a video interview

Step 1:


Completion of online application with top four department preferences

Current VUMC Staff 
1.    Log on to WorkDay
2.    In Search bar add “Find Jobs – Internal”
3.    Add "Nurse Residency" in top Search bar
Click for detailed instructions

Non-VUMC Staff
Click to start the application process.

Search position using:
Nurse Resident or Nurse Residency Program

After initial application is reviewed, you will be sent a link with instructions for step 2.

Step 2:

video interview 

The video interview link includes instructions to create a video interview that will take the place of an in-person meeting.

Take this opportunity to:
• Introduce yourself
• Highlight your motivation for choosing VUMC
• Describe career-related experiences

Questions on creating a video interview? 
Information to help guide you.

Next Steps:


After applications are reviewed, our recruitment specialists will contact candidates.

A hiring department conversation will be scheduled for qualifying candidates.

While we do our best to match new hires with their first preference, considerations are based on unit hiring needs; second and third preferences may need to be considered.


Nurse Residency Program Questions?  Contact us.
general questions:
eligibility or application questions:

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