I secured my dream role while still a second-year – tips on finding your first job

How I secured my first post-registration nurse role, and advice on how you can too

I secured my first post-registration role with a year to go at uni – here’s how to make a winning job application

Getting your first job as a newly registered nurse might not be top of your agenda in your second year of training, when your focus is on trying to finish your academic work and complete your proficiencies on clinical placements.

But having recently secured my first post as a band 5 neonatal nurse once I qualify, I have realised that if an opportunity presents itself, you have to go for it, because you never know until you try.

I landed a clinical placement I loved from day one

When I found out that my second placement allocation


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