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Becoming a Nurse

Nurses are in a unique position within the healthcare provision, and can work in a wide variety of settings. It involves caring for individuals, families and communities in order to maintain levels of good health.

It can be a demanding career, but can also be incredibly fulfilling and rewarding, and it can provide you with a choice of career pathways which can change over the years.

For more information regarding the nursing pay and career structure| see NHS Careers|.

We have an excellent reputation in offering first-class training within our nursing courses.  We believe that our courses will be the start of a lifelong learning process, and we strive to offer programmes that will develop you into a confident and competent practitioner.

Nursing with NMC registration BSc (Hons) |
Specializing in adult, child, mental health and learning disability nursing.

Nursing with Registration (Dual Registration) BSc (Hons)|
This enables you to combine two fields of practice and gain NMC registration in both, to enhance your knowledge and heighten your employability.

European Union Nurse Adaptation (EUNA) Professional|
This is aimed at meeting the needs of registered nurses from the EU who wish to register to practice in the UK, and who require a period of adaptation to meet the Nursing and Midwifery Council |(NMC) standards for registration.

Life as a student nurse
Your programme of learning will comprise of theory, placement and reading weeks. Each component and module will make different demands on your time as a student. 

Nursing and Midwifery
School of Nursing and Midwifery

 

Learning Beyond Registration

Becoming a Nurse|

Becoming a Midwife|

Nurses Overseas Programme|

Palliative Care|

Mentors|

Placements|

 
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