Description - Careers and Jobs in Nursing by Linda Nazarko
Over 30,000 new nursing recruits were registered in the United Kingdom in 2002/3, with over 10,000 coming from outside the UK. Career opportunities and working conditions within the nursing profession are constantly changing, creating many questions for prospective candidates. What qualifications do I need? What areas of nursing can I work in? How can I return to work after a career break? How can I become a registered nurse in the UK if I studied abroad? These questions and more are fully answered in Careers and Jobs in Nursing, with a foreword by the President of the Royal College of Nursing. Candidates thinking about, or applying for positions in nursing will find this book invaluable. Complete with information on qualification specifications, self-assessment aptitude tests and real life case studies, candidates can assess their needs and skills before deciding on the area of nursing for them. From traditional nursing jobs to nursery nursing and midwifery, Careers and Jobs in Nursing covers the broad spectrum of opportunities available, job descriptions and salary levels, as well as including a wealth of essential contact details. An indispensable guide for future nurses.
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(215mm x 135mm x 8mm)
Kogan Page Ltd
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Author Biography - Linda Nazarko
Linda Nazarko is Director of the Nursing Homes Trust and has worked as a staff nurse and sister both in the UK and abroad.