Student Nurse Internship Connecticut Children’s opens up an application process for our Student Nurse Internship (SNI) program in February. The SNI position is open to nursing college students entering their sophomore, junior, and senior years. This is a per diem position within our Float Pool. Orientation will require four to six weeks of availability for orientation to our medical/surgical and ICU units. Orientation shift times will vary, with a goal of 36 to 40 hours of orientation per week. This is a year round position requiring an every 3rd weekend commitment and additional hours during school breaks. Please note that employment, as a Student Nurse Intern does not guarantee employment as a Registered Nurse upon graduation.