Nursing Careers


Ask any Moffitt Cancer Center registered nurse, and you’ll discover why they love their nursing job here. For some, it’s the strong teams and close-knit community of healthcare providers and patients; for others, it’s the exceptional work environment and the opportunity to participate in a true shared governance model. For all, it’s the celebration of life and the ability to change one through a fulfilling and dynamic career in nursing.

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A healthcare job at Moffitt Cancer Center is your first step in a journey of caring, learning and experiencing life to the fullest. Join our group of nurses committed to the prevention and cure of cancer. Moffitt offers several types of nursing jobs in the Tampa area, and sign-on bonuses are available in select cases.

Ask any Moffitt Cancer Center registered nurse, and you’ll discover why they love their nursing job here.

Moffitt is Proud of its Nursing Magnet® Recognition

Nursing magnet logoMoffitt is proud to have earned the prestigious Magnet® designation in recognition of its nursing excellence.

  • Magnet recognition is granted by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), the credentialing body of the American Nurses Association
  • The ANCC honors outstanding health care organizations for nursing professionalism and teamwork and recognizes quality patient care and innovations in nursing practices

Magnet organizations outperform other hospitals in both recruiting and retaining nursing professionals, resulting in higher job satisfaction and lower staff turnover. There is also a higher nurse-perceived quality of care and unit effectiveness among Magnet facilities.

An Exciting Alternative to a Traditional Nursing Career

Ask any Moffitt Cancer Center registered nurse, and you’ll discover why they love their nursing job here.

The COVID-19 pandemic has forever reshaped the healthcare landscape and spotlighted the invaluable work of nurses and other medical professionals in the Tampa Bay community. Nurses in hospitals across the globe bravely stand on the frontlines of this ongoing crisis while cementing their place in history as true, life-saving heroes. 

Moffitt offers alternative jobs for nurses who are looking to make their mark in oncology and related areas of medicine. 

As Florida’s top cancer hospital, Moffitt focuses solely on the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of virtually all types of cancer, from the common to the rare and complex, in addition to providing supportive care to patients and their families. Moffitt nurses play an active role in the fight against cancer by assisting physicians and facilitating patient access to the latest breakthroughs in treatment, such as immunotherapies, targeted therapies and groundbreaking clinical trials that are steadily improving patient outcomes. In fact, Moffitt’s patient survival rates frequently exceed national averages.

With multiple types of nursing jobs available and a unique opportunity to stand at the forefront of cancer treatment, Moffitt is expanding options for nurses who are looking to break away from traditional roles. We employ nurse practitioners and registered nurses who excel in areas such as: 

  • Direct patient care 
  • Critical care 
  • Step-down nursing 
  • Urgent care 
  • Operating room nursing 
  • Clinical resource nursing (CRU) 
  • Clinical research
  • Neuro-oncology 
  • Blood marrow transplant and cellular immunotherapy (BMT) 
  • Medical surgical 
  • Telemetry

Moffitt Offers a True Work-Life Balance 

The personal rewards are endless—and the benefits are outstanding—when you join our highly respected and professional nursing team. Beyond a competitive nursing salary, you’ll enjoy:

  • Complete lifestyle benefits package including flexible scheduling
  • Domestic partner benefits
  • On-site child care
  • Education assistance
  • Additional benefits

Take part in all that Tampa Bay has to offer while embarking on an exciting nursing career—picturesque Gulf beaches, family-friendly attractions, professional sports teams and a variety of cultural events. Live your best life in a place designed for enjoying life to its fullest.

Discover the Tampa Bay Area

Downtown Tampa skyline

When you take a nursing job at Moffitt, you get the added benefit of living in the Tampa Bay area. It's the ideal place to live, work and play. Tampa’s semi-tropical climate is perfect for enjoying plenty of sunshine, water and outdoor adventure. Cruise on the bay, play world-class golf or lounge on the beach. From local festivals to top-notch arts and entertainment, Tampa is filled with unlimited things to do and see.

Families of nurses will benefit from no state income tax, a great selection of places to live and schools to attend. With all the amenities Tampa has to offer, it’s the perfect place to add balance to your work life.

Take the first step to joining our mission as part of the dedicated nursing team at Moffitt Cancer Center. As the only National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center based in Florida, Moffitt employs some of the best nurses and healthcare professionals from around the world. Search the various nursing opportunities at Moffitt to learn more about alternative careers for nurses and the benefits of joining Moffitt’s world-class medical team. Sign-on bonuses are available in some cases.