Job opportunities in Sweden for registered nurses at Uppsala University Hospital

Do you want to join and work at Sweden’s oldest university hospital while living in a society with numerous benefits and top quality of life?

Right now, Nordoc AB in collaboration with Uppsala University Hospital is seeking ambitious Registered Nurses for a career at Uppsala University Hospital. The positions entail permanent employment at the orthopedic clinic at Uppsala University Hospital.

These positions are open to both experienced Registered Nurses and recent nursing school graduates.

With us, you will learn about both the Swedish healthcare system and the Swedish language before your integration into the hospital.

Job Descriptions

Uppsala University Hospital employs 8,600 staff members, is one of the top university hospitals, and serves two million patients in central Sweden.

Uppsala University Hospital is located in Uppsala, the fourth largest city in Sweden, known as a university city as it is home to the country’s oldest university founded in 1477. Uppsala is a city with historic landmarks, unparalleled natural beauty, and fosters entrepreneurship and culture to cultivate fertile ground for innovative ideas.

At Uppsala University Hospital, you will be close to specialized knowledge, research, education, and dedicated colleagues. We continuously work to improve services and develop our clinics, striving to be a workplace that promotes health with exemplary leadership and flexible working methods.

We operate in two departments, one mainly managing emergency patient inflow, pre- and post-operatively treating various types of fractures, and have scientific personnel with specialized knowledge in selected pelvic fractures and challenging hand surgeries, meaning we accept patients from large areas of the country.

In our other department, we provide part of our planned care. Here, we assist patients with osteoarthritis who require hip, knee, or shoulder joint replacements. The emergency inflow mainly consists of patients with traumatic spine and neck fractures, large disc herniations requiring urgent surgery, or patients with infections requiring surgery in addition to antibiotic treatment. We have highly specialized doctors in the prosthetic and spinal surgery, meaning we also provide healthcare at the regional and national levels.

Treatment times vary and can range from one day to several weeks, and we always work in teams with professions such as nurses, nurse assistants, pharmacists, counselors, assistant physicians, specialist physicians, physical therapists, occupational therapists, and medical secretaries.

For selected nurses, the following will be provided free of charge:

Information session on life and work in Sweden

Free Swedish language training

Free professional support and guidance during the first year

Counseling support during the adjustment period in Sweden

Support in finding accommodation

Required qualifications:

Degree in Nursing TE or PE

Basic knowledge of the English language

Basic computer skills

Number of positions: 12

Submit your resume in English to marked Akademiska 2023.

Final deadline for applications: March 31, 2023.

Interviews will be conducted throughout the application period until the number of positions is filled with suitable nurses.

For more information and instructions on submitting an expression of interest, follow the link on our website:

For further information, you can contact us at as well as directly through Messenger, Instagram.

  • By sending your resume, you consent to the management of your personal data by Nordoc AB and by the human resources department and hiring managers at Uppsala University Hospital.
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