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What personal skills do you need to be a Nurse?

What personal skills do you need to be a Nurse? To be a good Nurse, not only do you need to have a degree in nursing, but you need to have the right personal skills to succeed as a nurse. Resilience Nursing is a daily test of your character, patience and resilience. you will be thrown challenges outside of your comfort zone daily which you may not be prepared for and for obvious reasons it can be…

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Different Roles Within The NHS

There are lots of different roles in the NHS that people are not familiar with. There actually are over 350 different NHS careers and everyone makes a difference in people’s lives every day. You could still be studying, or you could already work in the NHS but you are thinking about switching roles, we are here to give you a list of different jobs you could go in to. Where can I work in the NHS? Health…

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A Guide To Becoming A Student Nurse

Why study Nursing? Nursing is a profession with serious promotion opportunities. You start out as a staff nurse where you cover many areas. Which you can then specialise and gain a more senior role. The pay also gets higher the more senior you become. Nursing is a very dynamic job. A typical day at work could be challenging yet rewarding. As well as this, with a career in nursing, you can work all over the world. Nursing is…

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Top 5 NHS Job Interview Tips and Typical Questions

The best way to reduce that fear of the unknown is to get prepared. We’ve had a look at the top 5 NHS job interview tips and typical questions you may encounter. Job interviews don’t have to be daunting. It’s natural to have a healthy amount of nerves when being asked to perform under pressure. The tips below will orientate you to perform well at interview. Time to get organised!   1. Build a strong argument for why…

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Getting Your First Job in the NHS: Tips to Help You Succeed

The NHS; it’s the nation’s proudest achievement, something that we need to protect as much as possible. One way to do that is to find the right people to work within this incredible structure, which is why there are so many different routes into working in the NHS. Below, we’ve put together some hints on how to get that first, all-important job with the NHS, with tips to help you succeed. Enjoy! Qualifications If you want to…

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5 Reasons Why It’s Awesome to Work in the NHS

A career in the NHS. There’s nothing else quite like it. Plenty of highs, even more lows. Unbelievably stressful, yet highly rewarding at the same time. Why do you love working in the NHS? What inspired you to follow a career in healthcare? The majority of you would probably say that you simply wanted to help people. The NHS has received a lot of negative press in recent times, so we thought we would try to change the mood…

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7 Tips to Help You Shine in Your NHS Interview

Are you going for a promotion or new job in the NHS? Are you worried about your interview? We’re not going to lie; interviews can be scary. Nobody likes them but it’s a stressful part of life that we all have to deal with. Those that shine in job interviews are the ones who prepare properly and go into the interview visualising success. So, don’t worry. Take a deep breath. Relax. Here are our top tips to help…

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The Ultimate Survival Guide to NHS Theatre Life

Working in an NHS theatre is exciting, rewarding and a totally cool career choice. If you’re just starting NHS theatre life, then it can be quite overwhelming. You have to be made from something a little bit different to work in theatre. One day you could be catching a leg in an amputation, the next you could be huddled around in excitement awaiting the delivery of a baby via C-section. You have to be ready for anything.…

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