JERSEY COLLEGE TO HOST NURSING CAREER AND RESOURCE FAIR
Tampa Campus of Jersey College offers community members, students and alumni the opportunity to meet and interview with leading employers in the healthcare field on Thursday, October 27, 2016.
Tampa, FL – October 27, 2016 – Nurses (both Licensed Practical Nurses and Registered Nurses) seeking new opportunities to grow or change their career are invited to attend a free career fair to be hosted at the Tampa Campus of Jersey College from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 27, 2016. Employers from both the public and private sectors have registered to attend the career fair. The employers are eager meet and hire prospective employees.
The career fair will be held at the Tampa campus of Jersey College, located at 3625 Queen Palm Drive Tampa, FL 33619.
“Jersey College is committed to bringing together local businesses and our community’s skilled workforce to help meet the growing healthcare needs in the State of Florida,” said Karen Altemose, Dean of Nursing. “We are delighted to offer the community and our graduates the opportunity to meet innovative and leading healthcare providers and explore new and exciting job opportunities. By supporting and hosting this career fair, Jersey College is helping to build a stronger, more innovative healthcare work force in the State of Florida.”
More than 30 employers and community partners from a wide assortment of healthcare facilitates will be on hand to speak with job seekers. These employers are looking to fill an array of positions, including, Certified Nurse Assistants, Licensed Practical Nurses and Registered Nurses. There will be healthcare facilities and hospitals from across the central Florida region, including Tampa Bay, Lakeland and Orlando.
“This is a great opportunity for job seekers to network with local and national healthcare providers,” said Maggie Garberg, Campus Administrator. “This is a unique opportunity for individuals seeking positions as Practical Nurses or Registered Nurses to network and interview with major hospitals and other healthcare facilities.”
Registration for job seekers is recommended but not required. For more information, contact Career Services at (813) 246-5111.
Jersey College is a nationally accredited private institution of higher learning specializing in nursing education. Jersey College has graduated more than 3,500 nurses at their six campuses located in New Jersey and Florida. The nursing programs at Jersey College have been designed to support students in accomplishing their educational and professional goals, and to foster the diversification of the nursing workforce to better serve the area’s multicultural communities. Providing assistance with job placement is an essential part of the institution’s mission.