Nursing is a diverse, rewarding and life changing career that can make a real difference to peoples life. To qualify as a registered nurse you require a degree in nursing and must be registered with the Nursing Midwifery Council (NMC).
There are four main nursing fields that you can choose from;
- Adult Nursing
- Paediatric Nursing
- Mental Health Nursing
- Learning Disability Nursing
Contrary to popular belief practice nursing can be a first career destination for newly qualified nursesf and provide invaluable skills, education and learning opportunities to progress professionally. Roles and skills which historically were the responsibilities of general practitioners are shifting towards toward nurses meaning they are becoming more accomplished in different roles.