Our 2013 Portland Nursing Career Fair is scheduled for Thursday, April 11th from 12:30-3:30 in the SON Building, Marquam Hill Campus. Current students and Alumni from all SON program are welcome to attend and meet with recruiters from local hospitals, healthcare organizations, and community groups. Interested in participating as a vendor? Contact the Student Affairs Office at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 503-494-0847.
If you have questions or need additional assistance, please contact the Office of Student Affairs at email@example.com
Online Job Boards
Potential EmployersList of Hospitals in the U.S.
Magnet Hospitals Nationwide
National Nursing Employers
Oregon Locum Tenems Cooperative
for NPs and Primary Care Providers
Check your Social Media Presence
Your presence on social media is searchable by potential employers, graduate school and other groups. Make sure you are demonstrating professionalism with your online identity.
ANA Tips to Avoid Problems with Social Media
Dos and Don’ts of Social Media for Nurses
Build your Resume
Comprehensive Resume Guide from John’s Hopkins School of Nursing
Preparing an Effective Resume
Resume Tips for Nurses
Resume Workshop Video from Dr. Connie Nguyen-Truong, OHSU School of Nursing 2012
Sample Nursing Resumes from University of Pennsylvania SON
Sample Resumes from Duke University SON
Cover Letter Tips
Cover Letter Writing from the University of Pennsylvania Career Services Office
Guide to Writing Cover Letters from Johns Hopkins School of Nursing
Sample Cover Letters from Duke University School of Nursing
Letters of RecommendationHow to Ask for Reference Letter How to Get a Good Letter of Recommendation
Tips from Hiring Nurses Whom Should you Ask?