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Children’s of Alabama to Host Nursing Career Fair on Wednesday, March 13
Date
03/06/2019
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BIRMINGHAM ­– Pediatric nursing career opportunities at Children’s of Alabama will be front and center on Wednesday, March 13, as the state’s only freestanding pediatric medical facility hosts its annual Nursing Career Fair. Children’s is hosting this event to provide information about the advantage of working at one of the top-ranked children’s hospitals in the nation.

Children’s Nursing Career Fair will be held in the Bradley Lecture Center (1601 6th Ave. S.) from 9:30 a.m. till noon. The fair is open to the public, and free parking is available in 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 and 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 an employee’s contributed salary
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Extended Illness Benefit (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, 42 other states and seven 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 one of the largest pediatric medical facilities in the United States. More information is available at childrensal.org.