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In keeping with Jefferson's Mission, Health is All We Do, it is our goal to recruit, retain, develop and reward highly-qualified employees. If you are enthusiastic, caring and dedicated to service excellence, we invite you to consider joining Jefferson. Jefferson encourages its employees to expand their knowledge and develop their careers through growth opportunities and continuing education.


Nursing Opportunities

Learn about exciting opportunities for nurses at Jefferson, to be a part of a MAGNET designated institution where you can grow and advance your career in a supportive environment. 

Learn what kind of positions are available at Jefferson and about their departments.

Why Jefferson?


Platinum Medical Plan

Jefferson’s medical plan is a platinum designated plan by the government for offering high quality providers and services for our employees.

Medical & More

Jefferson Book Club

Every month, a group of novel enthusiasts get together to discuss the latest read.


Jefferson is the first organization in the region to offer this highly rewarding fitness program that creates a personalized workout program and nutrition counseling for each participant.

Our Wellness Program

Jefferson Honors

Faculty and employees are able to recognize each other through our online rewards & recognition program, and earn points to be redeemed for rewards.

Employee Rewards & Recognition

Jefferson Jewels

Jefferson is a Power Partner with the Philadelphia Reads program where our employees volunteer on their lunch break to read to underperforming grade College children.

Jefferson Station

One of Philadelphia’s busiest transportation hubs, Jefferson Station is in the heart of Center City and provides easy access to campus just a block away.

Community Service

We are active within the Philadelphia community, whether it’s offering health screenings or preparing refugees to acclimate to the United States, we are extremely proud of our employees who volunteer.

Community Benefit

Jefferson Docs

Every year, more than 80 Jefferson physicians are named to Philly Magazine’s Top Docs list with this high distinction.

About Jefferson

JAZ – Jefferson Accelerator Zone

A new modern facility that opened with the sole purpose to provide a place for staff, physicians, students – everyone – to innovate and create the newest technology or product, with the support and guidance all entrepreneurs and inventors need.

Jefferson Innovation

Culture of Trust

Our caring and grateful co-workers create an environment of trust.

Culture & Environment

Tuition Assistance

Many employees take advantage of Jefferson’s tuition assistance program to get that degree they’ve always dreamed about or go back to College or higher education.

Continuing Education

Caring People

Whether front desk staff, physicians, transporters, researchers or security, our patients and students consistently compliment how nice everyone is that works at Jefferson.  

Employee Stories


This program provided through the Department of Professional and Continuing Studies in Jefferson College of Health Professions offers a wide selection of credit-granting courses in health careers for working adults.

Continuing Education

Old College Values & Charm

Even though Jefferson has more than 12,000 employees, employees still are proud that “everyone knows your name.”

Culture & Environment

The Work Family

For spending as much time as you do away from home, our staff share an appreciation for each other’s company and support, and credit their team for being their “Work Family.”

Culture & Environment

Campus Currency

Campus Currency is the innovative way to make cash-free purchases simply by presenting your Jefferson ID Badge. The cashless campus environment allows purchases to be made on campus and at participating merchants.

Discounts & Perks

Pet Insurance

Through Jefferson’s voluntary benefits program, employees may elect pet insurance using payroll deduction.

Benefits Plus


As a leader in healthcare, we’re also proud of our employee wellness program, offering a discount on your health plan for completing activities to help you improve your health.

Our Wellness Program

More Discounts!

For being a Jefferson employee, you can enjoy savings on cell phone plans, computer purchases and even transportation with discounts on commuter services. 

Discounts & Perks

Local Eateries

It’s easy to take advantage of the many restaurants and local eateries in Center City Philadelphia, all within walking distance to Jefferson’s campus, from your high end chefs to food truck favorites, they’re all just steps away.

Cultural Hub

Employees enjoy working in an environment that embraces different cultures and celebrates diversity.


More Reasons  


Meet Kaitlyn Delengowski, Coordinator, Student Programs

"It's definitely a collaborative environment."

See Employee Stories >


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a woman running on a trail

Philadelphia is home to more than 180 parks with over 200 miles in trails and recreational walkways for its residents to enjoy.

Boathouse Row

View from across the Schuylkill River of Boathouse Row.

Reading Terminal Market

At Reading Terminal Market, over 100 merchants offer fresh produce, meats, fish, artisan cheese, ice cream, flowers, baked goods, crafts, and specialty and ethnic foods.


Magnet Recognized
Leader in LGBT Healthcare
Top Docs