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Temporary Class/License New Grad Ontario

by Fall2018Nurse Fall2018Nurse (New) New

Hi there,

I am wondering about temporary class/licenses in Ontario. I just graduated and have a job willing to hire me on a temporary license until I write my NCLEX. Do nurses working under a temporary license have the same scope as RNs? Additionally, do they begin the 2+ months of training the same as they would if they were starting their new job post-NCLEX (aka. do they begin in "in-class" component and then work with a preceptor/licensed RN until they are considered independent)? Finally, do nurses working under temporary licenses get paid the same amount as nurses that are fully licensed? Thanks so much!

Silverdragon102, BSN

Specializes in Medical and general practice now LTC. Has 33 years experience.

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