Location Profile

Weston, Florida

Facility Type
Facility Location
Weston, Florida
Teaching Facility
Trauma Center
Number of Beds

Hospital Overview

The healthcare provider is located in Weston, Florida and is part of a renowned organization. One of the most trusted institutions in the country, the provider has more than 200 dedicated medical professionals on staff. Over 50 specialties are treated and services include emergency, neurology, orthopedics, cancer, and a variety of conditions. Each service is offered with compassionate care and state-of-the-art medical technology.

The below invite-only career opportunity is available only to Canadian RNs that qualify for a TN visa. The listed benefits may vary based on your need for assistance with a TN visa and desire for US Green Card sponsorship, if applicable. Rest assured, our recruiters will present you with your personalized compensation and benefits package for review and acceptance prior to interviewing with our client healthcare organization.

  • Specialties: Med-Surg and ICU
  • 72 hours of paid time off for 52--week assignment
  • Potential for Green Card sponsorship or up to a $3,500USD completion bonus
  • Paid US VisaScreen and support with application and processing
  • Paid state licensure and assistance with application and processing
  • Allowance for relocation and/or travel to/from assignment

Community Overview

Weston, Florida is a planned community and a suburb of Fort Lauderdale, Florida. It was established as a city in 1996. Built along the Everglades, Weston is less than an hour away from Miami, Florida. The highly-rated schools, low crime, and abundant parks are just a few of the reasons it's been named as one of the best areas in Florida for families. Niche.com has rated it the 9th best suburb to raise a family in Florida, and the 20th best suburb to live.

Weston is a beautiful community with palm tree-lined streets that offers close access to Fort Lauderdale, Florida and Miami, Florida, both less than an hour away. Every spring Weston holds an exciting cultural festival called Weston World Fest with booths representing 20 countries. International cuisine, entertainment, and information are available at this family-friendly event. Other events throughout the year include food festivals and other fun community gatherings.

Learn more about Weston on the official city website and explore the area on the official county website.

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Broward County Public Schools administers the public schools of Weston and the surrounding area. The district features 135 elementary schools, 35 middle schools, 32 high schools, and 11 combination schools. Broward County Public Schools includes 89 charter schools and offers virtual learning. The district is well-performing with nearly 60% of its students proficient in math and reading. Several of the district’s high schools are among the top 100 high schools in Florida as ranked by U.S. News and World Report’s Best U.S. High Schools. District students receive a world-class education with plenty of extracurricular opportunities. Broward County Public Schools has invested heavily into magnet programs and features a 1:1 ratio for computers. A low student-teacher ratio of just 17 to 1 creates an academic environment where students can flourish under careful instruction. There are also 223 private schools in the area with a few located in Weston.

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Local and Nearby Attractions

As Weston began as a planned community, the city has a nice mix of locally-owned boutiques and shops. Shopping plazas like Weston Lakes Plaza, Waterway Shoppes of Weston, and Weston Town Center have stores to buy both essentials and interesting gifts. Publix offers several convenient locations for groceries. Fort Lauderdale, Florida is a quick drive that’s less than an hour away and has plenty of shopping. The Galleria at Fort Lauderdale has well-known stores such as American Eagle and Vans. Big-box stores like Target, Walmart, Sears, and T.J. Maxx are also located here. Sawgrass Mills, the largest discount shopping mall in the world, and features over 350 outlet stores. Miami, Florida is less than an hour from Weston and has premier shopping in its various districts and plazas. Lincoln Road Mall has familiar brands like Gap and Banana Republic.

The Arts Council of Greater Weston helps ensure a lively and entertaining arts scene in the area. The council features events like film screenings, festivals, and exhibits to foster a love of the arts for all ages. Weston also has a series of events throughout the community with options like movies in the park, outdoor concerts, children’s entertainment, and special performances. The local AMC Weston 8 features all of the new movies.

Fort Lauderdale, Florida is located just 36 minutes away and features the Broward Center for the Performing Arts, The Parker Playhouse, and The Adventure Arts & Cultural Center. Events at the venues include live music performances, children’s shows, comedians, ballet, and theatrical productions.  Fort Lauderdale, Florida also features the Sun Trolley with 7 routes, and all but 2 are free to ride. You can also take the free Riverwalk Water Trolley and ride right down the river to 8 stops along the river. It’s a great way to explore the Riverwalk Entertainment District, home of the Museum of Discovery & Science, the NSU Art Museum, and The Bonnet House Museum & Gardens. The Riverwalk area is also the site of the monthly Revolution Live Sunday Jazz Brunch, a free concert held every month on the first Sunday. Want to soak up some history? Naval Air Station Fort Lauderdale Museum lets you have a free look at all of the local aviation history including real naval equipment. Love cars? Check out the free Ferrari Museum inside the Swap Shop flea market and shopping complex. There’s also a movie theatre on site.

Nearby Miami, Florida is a cultural hotspot that’s well known for its art scene. Pérez Art Museum Miami (PAMM) with an impressive collection of contemporary art and the Bass is home to modern art with both museums housed in gorgeous 1930 art deco buildings. Miami, Florida also features Frost Science, the only science museum in the world with a planetarium and an aquarium under one roof. It’s your chance to see hammerhead sharks, stingrays, and other sea creatures. Spanning nearly 60,000 square feet, Miami Children’s Museum offers hands-on activities for children to learn and engage with the world around them through art, science, and creativity. Transportation fans have two spots to visit: Wings Over Miami Air Museum, which covers flight history, and The Gold Coast Railroad Museum, a great look at the history of railroads.

There are numerous beautiful parks and green space areas in Weston. Weston Community Center at Regional Park features a multi-use complex with sports fields, picnic area, and an exercise trail. A variety of classes for children and adults are offered year-round at the facility. Bonaventure Park has fitness stations and a playground plus a basketball court. County Isles boasts passive areas, shaded playground, and picnic areas, and Tequesta Trace Park offers these options plus a roller hockey rink. Peace Mound Park is one of the biggest parks in the area and has a lovely water view and fishing dock. GeckoParx is a 40,000-square-foot indoor entertainment venue with features like rock climbing, ninja courses, dodgeball, ropes courses, and soft play area. Playtown Museum offers safe indoor play for children age 0-6. The venue features playhouses for imaginative and creative play including a pretend supermarket, a beauty shop, a home, a diner, and a fire station. Fort Lauderdale, Florida features the free Secret Woods Nature Center, a small park along the New River with a butterfly garden, nature trails, and nature exhibits. Hugh Taylor Birch State Park has bike rentals and trails plus you can paddle, fish, and swim at the grounds. There is also a wide variety of wildlife to spot, including 250 bird species. For indoor fun, visit Flippo’s Family Fun Center which contains a playground, ropes courses, lazer maze, toddler zone, arcade, and other attractions for kids age 0-14.

Fort Lauderdale, Florida boasts 23 miles of beaches to enjoy by picnicking, swimming, fishing, and just enjoying a beautiful sunset. Nearby Miami, Florida is an excellent playground for anyone with more than 263 parks and 2 national parks. Miami Beach Botanical Garden offers free admission and has a gorgeous collection of plants from around the world on its 2.5 acres. Stroll through a native garden, a Japanese garden, and other serene sites. A.D. Doug Barnes Park is 65 acres of green space for families with a playground, fishing lake, jogging trails, and a 15-acre wildnerness area. Exploring the flora and fauna of the Everglades on an airboat ride is a great way to see the breathtaking area. And of course, Miami has several beaches for swimming, sand castles, and other activities under the sun. Eco theme park Jungle Island will let you see a bird show, view wild animals, watch a nature show, and enjoy other aspects of the park.

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Crime Rate

Weston is one of the safest cities in the state and the country. Crime in Weston is 74% lower than the national average and makes it smarter than nearly 90% of the United States. The Broward Sheriff's Office patrols the city to ensure the safety of Weston's residents and visitors.

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