Help! I’m a newly qualified nurse starting in the middle of a pandemic.

I’ve just completed my first four weeks as a newly qualified registered nurse. Like many of you, I’ve taken up my first post, working in infectious diseases, in the middle of the global COVID-19 pandemic. I don’t remember the module that covered starting your career during these “unprecedented times”. And I don’t think anything couldContinue reading “Help! I’m a newly qualified nurse starting in the middle of a pandemic.”

Welcome to RCN Newly Qualified Nurses

This week, the Royal College of Nursing (RCN) Newly Qualified Nurses launched on Twitter, reaching over 1000 followers in its first 24 hours, demonstrating the need for the voice of newly registered nursing professionals to be heard both within the College and the wider nursing profession. The Twitter site is targeted at all final yearContinue reading “Welcome to RCN Newly Qualified Nurses”