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Careers / Learners/ Why Choose St. Joseph's?

Why Choose St. Joseph's?

SJHH provides learning experiences to students who seek to be in an environment that strives for excellence in the education and training. 

  • We welcome, engage, support, educate, and evaluate students by offering a wide array of opportunities to enrich your placement experience.
  • We consider our students to be respected members of our team.
  • Our preceptors help students develop the critical thinking knowledge, skills and judgment.
  • We provide important information and useful links to areas of interest to enhance the placement and learning objectives.
  • We recognize the important link between excellent placement opportunities, and recruitment of future positions.

Among St. Joseph's many prominent teaching contributions are:

  • The internationally renowned Centre for Minimal Access Surgery and the Centre for Evaluation of Medicines.
  • The Research Institute of St. Joe’s Hamilton focuses on improving patients’ quality of life within our hospital, across the province and around the world.

Placements are available at our three sites:

St. Joseph's West 5th Campus provides specialized tertiary mental health services for residents of Central South Region in Ontario, operating specialized mental health beds and providing leading edge ambulatory and community services to thousands of outpatients.

St. Joseph's King Campus is a state of the art facility that has pioneered models of ambulatory care. Among the many services offered King Campus provides surgical services for cataract patients and a 39-bed Satellite Dialysis Centre.

St. Joseph's Charlton Campus is a tertiary care teaching centre, which includes the regional centre for kidney transplants, oncologic surgery and a large acute care hospital.

Placements are also available at other St. Joseph’s locations