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HSN is hiring! Join us for our Virtual Nursing and Extern Recruitment Fair on June 20th and 21st.

HSN is hiring! Join us for our Virtual Nursing and Extern Recruitment Fair on June 20th and 21st.

Friday, June 9, 2023

HSN is hiring!!

Join us for our Virtual Nursing and Extern Recruitment Fair on June 20th and 21st. Get interviewed by managers who are seeking qualified and skilled people like you, and you could receive a job offer!

Application Process
Below are the instructions to apply to the Virtual Career Fair through our HSN career site.

Step 1 – Create an account and complete your candidate profile 
Step 2 – Apply to the "Virtual Career Fair" Posting #3482
Step 3 – Be sure to include your Resume and Cover letter in your profile with accurate and up to date information.

Virtual Interview Process

  • You will receive a scheduled interview meeting invite for MS Teams within 24 hours of application.
  • Interviews will be scheduled on June 20th and 21st between 10 am and 3pm.
  • The interview will be 30-45 minutes and you may be asked to have your camera on.

HSN and Ministry Incentives 

Community Commitment Program for Nurses (CCPN): In partnership with Ontario Health, Health Sciences North is excited to provide through the Community Commitment Program for Nurses (CCPN) a $25,000 incentive to eligible nurses in exchange for a two-year commitment to Health Sciences North. To learn more regarding eligibility criteria, please refer to the Health Force Ontario website.

The Nursing Graduate Guarantee (NGG): The Nursing Graduate Guarantee program is designed to support newly graduated Registered Nurses (RNs) by providing them with a full-time temporary employment opportunity for twelve (12) weeks as an introduction period to transition from theory to practice. Following the twelve (12) weeks, NGGs are bridged to full-time employment, or equivalent work.  Currently only being offered in Medicine and Surgical programs. 

Supervised Practice Experienced Partnership (SPEP): In partnership with the College of Ontario Nurses (CNO), HSN is proud to offer the Supervised Practice Experienced Partnership to help guide Internationally Trained Nurses into the workforce or those who have been out of practice for several years. For more information, see

The Rural and Northern Immigration Pilot (RNIP): The Rural and Northern Immigration Pilot is a community-driven program through the government. It is designed to spread the benefits of economic immigration to smaller communities by creating a path to permanent residence for skilled foreign workers who want to work and live in one of the participating communities. For more information visit,

In addition, We offer competitive salary and vacation, extended health and dental benefits, a pension plan through HOOPP and relocation allowance to assist with moving expenses. We also offer Relocation allowance to assist with moving expenses and a Workforce Entry Initiative for new graduates.

Nursing Opportunities 

As a nurse at HSN you would be joining a dynamic multidisciplinary team of Medical and Rehabilitation professionals who are highly dedicated to provide exemplary care to patients and families in Northeastern Ontario. HSN provides a full range of nursing services and allows a unique opportunity to operate within a large scope of practice.

Clinical Student Extern Opportunities

The Clinical Student Extern Program is an exciting opportunity available to actively enrolled nursing, paramedic, undergraduate medicine, physiotherapy, occupational therapy, and respiratory therapy students to enhance their skills. Clinical Student Externs will be working in the capacity of an unregulated health care provider. Opportunities vary amongst departments and statuses across the organization. 

Why Health Sciences North?

Health Sciences North (HSN) is an academic health sciences centre with a purpose to provide high quality health services, support learning and generate research that improves health outcomes for people of Northeastern Ontario.  

With a dedicated and resilient 4,000 employees, 700 active volunteers, 500 highly skilled medical staff and scientists and 2,100 learners per year, HSN is one of Northern Ontario’s largest employers and largest hospital.

As the tertiary care centre with 25 sites across the region, we provide critical and inpatient care for more than half a million people across a variety of services and programs including cardiac care, oncology, nephrology, trauma and rehabilitation.

This event is not intended for people who have an existing job offer or have a scheduled interview with Health Sciences North.