Health Retention and Recruitment - Health Care Futures Program

Provided by: Government of Prince Edward Island - Department of Health and Wellness

Service Description

Provides students with summer employment that exposes them to health care fields in PEI. Work sites may include:
  • Long term care facilities
  • Home care 
  • Primary care sites
  • Hospitals (including psychiatric)
  • Health PEI head office


Students legally entitled to work in Canada who are:
-A Grade 12 student who will be graduating and entering a post-secondary health care program in the fall OR
-A post-secondary student currently enrolled in a health related program who is returning to school in the fall to study the same program OR
-A graduating post-secondary student who will be returning to school to study another health care program
-Participants can participate in the program for 2 summers maximum
No fees
How to Access:
Visit website to apply online * Applicants must indicate their preferred work site from the list of available site options
Documents Required:
Completed application * No resume required
Program Hours:
24/7 website * Online application process opens in early winter each year
Coverage Area:
Prince Edward Island

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