Applying for jobs in nursing
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?
Few things impress potential employers more than knowing your subject inside out. But how can you polish your nursing know-how ready for interview?
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I have, perhaps, an unusual background for a nurse. I was previously a research scientist, acquiring a BSc and PhD, and then working as a microbiologist at a university.
I first thought about becoming a nurse when a close family member fell ill and I realised that I got a lot of satisfaction from looking after them.
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Unite has said it will be “consulting” its NHS members on possible strike action over what it described as the government’s “insulting” pay offer.