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Contact: Meg McGuire
CHILDREN’S OF ALABAMA TO HOST NURSING CAREER FAIR ON WEDNESDAY, MARCH 21
BIRMINGHAM – Children’s of Alabama will host a Nursing Career Fair on Wednesday, March 21. This event is designed to provide nurses with information about career opportunities at the only freestanding pediatric facility in Alabama and one of the top-ranked children’s hospitals in the nation.
The Nursing Career Fair will be held in the Bradley Conference Center at Children’s of Alabama from 9 a.m. to noon. The fair is open to the public, and parking is available in the Children’s 5th Avenue Parking Deck.
Informational materials will be available to all LPNs, RNs, CRNAs and CRNPs who attend the career fair. Children’s nurse managers as well as human resources representatives will be present to meet and greet with those attending. There will also be a door prize.
Some key benefits of careers at Children’s of Alabama include:
• Working within the state’s only fully pediatric environment
• Career advancement opportunities
• State-of-the-art facility
• Flexible scheduling
• Certification recognition
• Pay for certification
• 401 (k) – after six months of service Children’s matches 50 cents on every dollar up to 14 percent of employee’s contributed salary
• Paid Time Off (PTO)
• Extended Illness Bank (EIB)
• Wellness opportunities
• Tuition reimbursement
• Convenient and affordable on-site parking
Online employee applications are available at www.childrensal.org/careers. The fair is presented by the Nursing Professional Development Center. For more information, call (205) 638-5190.
Since 1911, Children’s of Alabama has provided specialized medical care for ill and injured children, offering inpatient and outpatient services throughout central Alabama. Ranked among the best pediatric medical centers in the nation by U.S. News & World Report, Children’s provided care for youngsters from every county in Alabama, 45 other states and six foreign countries last year, representing more than 677,000 outpatient visits and more than 15,000 inpatient admissions. With more than 2 million square feet, Children’s is the third largest pediatric medical facility in the U.S. More information is available at childrensal.org.