Pediatric Oncology Nurse I: Kay 5

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Inpatient Units
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As a nurse in Kay 5, our Solid Tumor / Neuro-Oncology Inpatient Unit, you’ll have the opportunity to serve on the cutting edge of cancer treatment. From administering tried-and-true chemotherapy to spearheading the implementation of Phase I study drugs, you’ll be deeply engaged in innovative, hands-on work with some of our most critical patients, and with the help of a tight-knit team of nurses, PCAs, and coordinators, you’ll partner with patients and their families to navigate treatment, celebrate victories, and serve as a source of strength through setbacks. 


Here at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, we set the standard of the very best of patient care, and we encourage applicants whose aspirations match the caliber of our work. If you take pride in balancing professionalism and positivity, thrive in the pulse of a well-oiled team, and are committed to bringing passion, joy, and hope to the patients you serve, we’d love to have you apply. 


Minimum Education

  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. RN required. BSN required for all new graduates

Minimum Experience

  • BSN preferred
  • BSN required for new graduate nurses
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) required



Required Credentials

  • (LC: RN TN)Must possess a current Tennessee State Board of Nursing license if primary residence is Tennessee or a Nurse Licensure non-Compact state
  • (LC: RN ARK or RN Miss) Must possess a current State Board of Nursing license in the state of primary residence if the state is a Nurse Licensure Compact state

Other Credentials

  • None

What We Offer

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Other Information

COVID-19 vaccine:


As of September 10, 2021, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital has mandated the COVID-19 vaccine for all employees, excluding those with an approved medical or religious accommodation, as a condition of employment.


EEO Statement:  St. Jude is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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