Do you have any advice for this student nurse?
“I recently started a new placement miles away from where I live. I don’t mind getting up early but there’s no public transport that will get me there by the start of the early shift, meaning I have to get a taxi or turn up 30 minutes late.
“I’ve tried to explain this to my mentor but she doesn’t seem to realise how much of a problem it is - she thinks I can claim back from university, which I’m trying to do, but without luck so far.
“Spending all that money is making me so anxious that I’m really not enjoying the placement when I do get there.
“I don’t know if anyone would be able to help me but it would be good to hear if anyone else has been in the same situation.”
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