The Nursing Career OrIENtation (NCO) Initiative is designed to support Internationally-Educated Nurses (IENs) newly registered in Ontario in transitioning to practice in an Ontario health care setting and provide them with a full-time job opportunity.
Interested New Graduate Nurses need to ensure they are eligible to participate in the Nursing Career OrIENtation Initiative.
Am I eligible to participate?
Participation in the Nursing Career OrIENtation is open to all IENs meeting the eligibility criteria.
How do I participate?
Register and apply for positions with organizations through the new HealthForceOntario Nurses’ Career Start Gateway.
Interested employers should visit the Nursing Career OrIENtation employer section for information on funding, matching process and other related questions.
Disclaimer: The Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (the “ministry”) is conducting a review of the Nursing Graduate Guarantee (NGG) Program to improve its effectiveness and efficiency. While the ministry strives to provide you with the most up-to-date information about the NGG Program, content on this website is subject to change without notice.