Nursing Graduate Guarantee Initiative for New Graduate Nurses Educated in Canada

The Nursing Graduate Guarantee Initiative is designed to support Canadian New Graduate Nurses (Registered Nurses and Registered Practical Nurses) by providing them with a full-time job opportunity.

Eligibility and Participation Guidelines for Nurses

Interested New Graduate Nurses need to ensure they are eligible to participate in the Nursing Graduate Guarantee Initiative.

Am I eligible to participate?
Participation in the Nursing Graduate Guarantee is open to all Canadian New Graduate Nurses.

How do I participate?
Register and apply for positions with organizations through the new HealthForceOntario Nurses’ Career Start Gateway.

Sign up for Nursing Graduate Guarantee

Helpful Resources

For more information about the Nursing Graduate Guarantee Initiative:

Toll Free: 1-866-989-9699
TTY: 1-800-387-5559

Ontario Employers & Organizations

Interested employers should visit the Nursing Graduate Guarantee 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.