Careers

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Creating a fast track into practice nursing

A training course aims to provide everything needed for a career as a practice nurse

Angela Cheesmond

The importance of getting student nurses into practice placements

After receiving recognition for her role as a mentor, Angela Cheesmond explains why there...

The diversity of community nursing

Prolific community nurse Jayne Sankey has more than 30 years of primary care under her belt...

'The autonomy of my role in primary care keeps me on my toes'...

Practice nurse Paula Cannon, who works at the Nelson Medical Practice in Wimbledon,...

Hypodermic needle being inserted into patients arm at a clinic

'People think practice nursing is solitary but I'm part of a team of...

Fay Codona explains how a placement in her final year led her to join Carlisle Healthcare in...

Spearheading a technological revolution in district nursing

Award-winning district nurse Paul Crank reflects on how he ensured connectivity across care...

My job

Louise_Brady

'One of the most important things is the power of deep listening'...

Greater Manchester Health and Social Care Partnership lead nurse for primary and community...

My Job: 'Visiting people in their homes can make a real difference'...

Community matron Paula Boyer discusses the constraints lone working nurses face

'Good assessment skills are crucial to nursing'...

Identify weaknesses in your practice, and develop them says nurse manager Helen Phelan

Julia Haynes

Making a difference to a baby’s development – that’s the most satisfying thing

Nurse Julia Haynes has achieved measurable improvements in infants’ crawling

Ellie Lindsay

Why my career is diverse, challenging – and extremely rewarding

Ellie Lindsay works internationally to promote the rights of people with lower limb problems

Alison Hopkins

'I know I am in the right place when I see the impact we are having on people’s...

Alison Hopkins has improved the lives of countless patients with complex leg wounds and has...

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