Northwell Health is New York State’s largest health care provider and private employer, with 23 hospitals, over 650 outpatient facilities and nearly 15,000 affiliated physicians. We care for over two million people annually in the New York metro area and beyond.
How to Get Hired
We asked Northwell Health for some inside information on how to get hired at the organization. Here is what they had to say.
What key characteristics tell you a prospective employee will be a great fit for your company?
We look for prospective employees that meet and display our core values. Truly Compassionate, Truly Innovative, Truly Ambitious, Truly Together and Truly Ourselves. As an organization with a tremendous passion for care, we also look for those that will leave a positive impression on our patients. Someone with heart and passion who truly wants to make people's lives better.
What can prospective employees do to get your attention?
Social media and our in-person recruiting events are both great ways for prospective candidates to introduce themselves. Today Northwell Health finds some of our most ambitious candidates through social media. On each of these channels, we regularly share stories and videos about Northwell Health's facilities and employees, as well as positive feedback and testimonials from patients, showcasing the important, heartwarming work taking place throughout our organization. Prospective employees can comment and ask questions and interact directly with our team. We also host meet-ups, where we work with local stores to promote their business while introducing our brand and career opportunities to potential hires. Aside from treating recruits to breakfast or lunch, we frequently give out continuing education gift cards to those who attend, further supporting our overarching mission of giving back.
Are there any positions or types of candidates you are particularly focused on hiring in this coming year?
Within the next 12 months, we will be focused on hiring for Advanced Clinical Providers such as Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants. Additionally we will remain focused on hiring for our laboratory positions as well as Home Health Aides and othe RN positions.
What should interested candidates do to find out more and get started?
Interested candidates should visit our Northwell Health Careers website to apply for jobs as well as our Northwell Health Careers Blog and our Northwell Health Careers Facebook page to learn more about recruiting events, education programs, new opportunities and incredible careers stories.