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Looking for a new career? Nursing Times Recruitment Special is packed full of hints and tips to help you bag your dream job. Remember to print it for future reference.
Job adverts can sometimes seem like they’re written in a different language, so let us help you tell what’s what …
Some nursing jobs may require you to write a personal statement. Here’s how to show how well you can nurse in a few hundred words …
You may work with your hands, but to nab that job, you’ll have to impress on paper first. Jenni Middleton talks to the experts to find out how a strong CV can snatch you that crucial interview
Regardless of your nursing ability and potential, if you cannot perform well during a job interview it can be difficult to land your first nursing job after qualification
You’re through to the second round and you have the opportunity to wow your potential employers. But how can you ensure you get it right in your mental health interview?
Considering a new career?
Working as a traveling nurse can sound pretty glamorous. You get to travel to different cities and see the country, all while doing a job that truly helps people.
Building your portfolio
Mentors can use a portfolio of evidence to show continuing professional development
Value-based recruitment is a challenge in healthcare, but multiple mini-interviews, which use a series of clinical scenarios, may offer a solution
More must be done to encourage young men to consider a career in the care sector, a report has said.
Staff working in care homes should wear a uniform, according to half of those questioned in a new poll.
Research into nursing careers
Before I was offered a place on the pre-nursing degree pilot programme, I worked as a mentor in catering and hospitality, welcoming new employees into the restaurant business.
Meet Andrew Walsh, senior lecturer in mental health at Birminham City University and this month’s student editor role model
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Hannah spent three weeks working with limited resources treating unfamiliar illness and injuries in a new environment, but the experience was one of the most rewarding of her career
Return to practice
Although return to practice has been underused as a strategy for recruiting nurses, many returners are highly experienced and likely to remain in practice until retirement
Northern Devon Healthcare Trust has been using the Allocate Software System to ensure it has the right number of nursing staff and the right skill mix to match the acuity of its patients. Its team reveal why it’s making a difference