So you’ve followed our UCAS guidance for your student nurse application and WOW! you have an interview. Seriously, well done. Places are competitive for nursing..
Reflection. A mirror into your very soul, or in the case of student nurses, a dreaded word that comes attached with a hefty word count..
I couldn’t believe my eyes when I checked my UCAS account, where applications for my five chosen universities were being processed. I started my application..
As the last stretch of my first placement as a student nurse approaches, I’ve learnt so much. The first day I met my new mentor..
So, the first half of my adult nursing placement is over, officially, today. I’ve been ward-based for a month now, learning the ins and outs..
It’s coming to that time of year when UCAS applications have been filed and the early birds are clamouring for the last few places left..
06:45 – BRRRIIIINNNG BEEP BEEP BRRRRRIIIINNNNG My alarm goes off. I wake up, check my timetable to make sure I definitely still have a 9am..
So, us student nurses (adult branch, the others got theirs ages ago) just got our placement trust areas. Basically, student nurses are paid a bursary..