UVA Health Career Programs

UVA Health Career Programs and Resources

When you join UVA Health, you join an institution known nationally and internationally for the excellence of its teaching, research, public service, and patient care. Every person here – faculty, staff, health care professional, helps to advance our world-class institution, encompassing a larger mission of discovery and service.

Our goal is to create a culture of excellence, engagement, and trust through our ASPIRE values: Accountability, Stewardship, Professionalism, Integrity, Respect, and Equity. At UVA Health, there are variety of programs offering support, career development, and growth. See below for details about our existing programs.


  • UVA Health Weekend Program

    The Weekend Program is an opportunity for healthcare professionals to have a fixed weekend work schedule, leaving their weekdays open for other activities.

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  • Internal Traveler Program

    The UVA Health University Medical Center Internal Traveler Program (ITP) offers an exciting, flexible, and rewarding opportunity to join the UVA Health team on temporary basis.

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  • External Traveler Conversion Program

    UVA Health University Medical Center is currently offering a robust conversion package for External Travelers who consider accepting a regular full-time position at UVA Health.

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  • Earn While You Learn

    Whether you are starting your very first job or want to start a new career in healthcare, the Earn While You Learn training programs could be the place for you. Minimum requirements are a high school diploma or GED; no experience is required.

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  • International Nurse Relocation

    To help you get settled into your new home of Charlottesville and Albemarle County, we have several resources such as how to find the best type of housing that fits your needs, information on shopping, restaurants and entertainment, transportation options, and much more.

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  • UPG Referral Program

    At UPG we strive to employ the very best talent possible and you are part of the team that makes us great. If you know of someone who has the skills and qualifications that we are searching for, we invite you to refer them to our website to apply. In turn, you will earn a referral incentive.

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  • Tiered Incentive Programs

    UVA Health Tier One Program for Registered Nurses (RNs) - Earn $10 more per hour for all hours, including PTO hours.

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