St. Luke's Health System Nurse Apprenticeship - Treasure Valley in Boise, Idaho


St. Luke's is announcing a new Nursing Apprenticeship program for student nurses. This employment experience will provide you with the opportunity to expand your nursing knowledge and critical thinking skills while working in direct patient care alongside experienced nursing professionals.

This Nurse Apprenticeship Program experience is designed to provide a supportive, positive , acute care experience for BSN students to apply critical thinking and nursing knowledge while functioning in the role of a nurse apprentice. The purpose is to build relationships, gain knowledge and exposure to the benefits of a nursing career at St. Luke's Health System.

Time Commitment:

Full time May - August (Program starts May 21st and goes for 10 weeks)

12 hours per month from September - May (One 12 hour shift a month)

To be accepted for the nurse externship, you must have:

  • Completed junior year of a four-year accredited baccalaureate program in nursing.

  • A letter from the Idaho State Board of Nursing verifying qualifications to function as a Nurse Apprentice .

  • A current AHA Basic Cardiac Life Support for Healthcare Providers certificate of completion which must not expire before August 2018.

  • A letter of recommendation from a nursing professor indicating a satisfactory academic record.

  • Apply to and successfully interview for a limited number of Apprenticeship positions

  • In addition, you must be interested in pursuing a permanent position with St. Luke’s Clinical Support Unit (Float Pool) upon graduation.

Join a team where employee engagement is at an all-time high. Enjoy benefits such as tuition reimbursement, hospital retirement contributions, and hospital-supported on-going training and education. Picture yourself here!

If you’re looking for a place where you can grow in your personal life, in your career, and in your community, St. Luke’s may be just the place for you.

A strong, talented staff is at the heart of St. Luke’s Health System. We are the state’s largest employer with more than 13,500 employees and a medical staff of more than 1,800 physicians and advanced practice clinicians. Our employees are dedicated to impacting the lives of those in our community while pursuing a life- changing career at St. Luke’s. Our staff is the reason for our outstanding reputation as both a quality employer and superior healthcare organization. We’re proud of our people who deliver skilled, compassionate care every day, and are looking to add dedicated individuals who will continue in the same tradition of excellence.

With multiple locations in the beautiful southern and central Idaho, our mild, four season climate means you can play outdoors year-round. Whether you prefer leisurely walks along the river or heart-pounding climbs up a sheer cliff- there is always something to do after work. An exciting mix of urban and outdoor life defines Idaho’s culture, you can ski in the morning and watch a college sporting event at night. It is a great state to raise a family and forge lasting relationships. The cost of living is low, and quality of life is high.

#One of American’s Top 15 Health Systems - U.S.News & World Report, "America's Best Hospitals 2015-2016"

*St. Luke’s is an equal opportunity employer without regard to race, religion, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other status or condition protected by law.

Category Nursing - Graduates/Apprentices

Department 6751-CLINICAL SUPPORT

Position Type Regular Full-Time

Location Name Boise

Requisition ID 2018-11705