to the Centre for Nursing Studies (CNS)! So whether you are a returning student or new student, the faculty and staff at the CNS are ready to engage you and facilitate your learning opportunities. The CNS is an extraordinary place where you can learn and discover in a highly supportive environment. The CNS faculty members are recognized as leaders and are committed to excellence in all aspects of nursing education. Our staff members are dedicated and resourceful. We pride ourselves in a rich history of offering programs that are dynamic, engaging and of the highest quality. Our graduates are recognized for their competence, leadership skills and ability to function in complex practice environments. I am delighted you are a part of the CNS community and encourage you to approach your study with enthusiasm and commitment. I wish you much success and look forward to hearing about your achievements.
2016 will mark an important milestone for the CNS…our 20th anniversary so stay tuned for details on how we plan to recognize this significant achievement. We anticipate your participation in helping us celebrate.
On behalf of the administration at the CNS, I would also like to extend a sincere welcome to all of our faculty and staff. We have a very important role to play in the success of our students and programs. I look forward to working closely with you throughout the year to ensure that this is an exciting and rewarding year for all students, faculty and staff.
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Are you looking for a career as a Licensed Practical Nurse?
Department of Health and Community Services: Bursaries and Incentives for Licensed Practical Nurses and Person Care Attendants
Department of Advanced Education and Skills: Skills Development Funding
The Centre for Nursing Studies would like to hear from Baccalaureate prepared Registered Nurses who are interested in teaching with us on a casual basis.
Please forward your CV to the Director.
PN Bursary Offer
There will be a limited number of bursaries for PN students who accept difficult-to-fill positions within a Regional Health Authority. The number of bursaries will be determined later by the Regional Health Authorities.
Continuing Nursing Studies
Advanced Foot Care Course for Nurses
NEW DELIVERY FORMAT for 2015
The S.A. Grace General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae awards up to two $750.00 scholarships annually to eligible persons (as per the application criteria) who are currently undertaking part time or full time studies towards an undergraduate or graduate degree in nursing.
This program was launched by the Centre for Nursing Studies in the Fall of 2013. It prepares IENs to practice nursing in the Canadian health care system.
The CNS has received funding from Health Canada for the online development and distance delivery of courses from the current print-based Internationally Educated Nurse (IEN) Bridging/Re-Entry Program. The CNS is pleased to be partnering with Professional Development & Conferencing Services (PDCS) and Distance Education, Learning and Teaching Support (DELTS) at Memorial University on this important initiative and will commence offering the program online in March 2014.
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