Student Nurse Associate Program

Please see Informational Brochure link below for Application dates.

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General Information

Our Student Nurse Programs are for BSN students interested in Children's Hospital of Michigan Pediatric Nursing

  • These are paid, employee positions that students keep until completion of their BSN program
  • Applicants must be enrolled in an accredited BSN Nursing program
  • Must have American Heart Association Healthcare Provider BLS Card prior to start
  • Ability to work 12 hour shifts
  • Must be available to attend orientation classes and patient care orientation on their unit

Program Start

  • May
  • December

Position Descriptions:

Student Nurse Associate (SNA)

Applicants interested in Pediatric Acute Care settings may apply for SNA positions in the following specialties:

  • Pediatric Hematology, Oncology and Renal
  • Infant and Toddler Neurosurgery, Medical/Surgical and Infectious disease
  • Pediatric Burns, Surgery and Physical Rehabilitation
  • Adolescent Endocrine (Diabetes), Neurosurgery, and Medical/Surgical

Student Nurse Extern (SNE)

Applicants interested in Pediatric Critical Care settings may apply for SNE positions in the following specialties:

  • Pediatric Emergency Department and Observation Unit
  • Pediatric Intensive Care Unit
  • Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

How To Apply for Positions

  1. Go to
  2. Click on Search Job Openings box
  3. Click on DMC Children’s Hospital of Michigan
  4. Search “Nursing” for SNA or SNA positions
  5. Applicants may apply to more than one position

*Some units may have very few or no positions available. Check the DMC careers website regularly.

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