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Day in the life of a newly registered nurse

Curious about what life’s like as a newly registered nurse? Check out these short films from RCN NRN network members to find out what your future career in nursing could look like. 

Whether you’re looking at a role in the community, the military or in critical care, these films shine a light on the opportunities offered by nursing.

Right is the trailer and here is the Launch Event - Newly Registered Nurses Short Films Premiere.

Don’t forget to join the RCN NRN network for peer support and advice as you continue on your nursing journey.

Enock Mutsunzi – Military Nurse

Lynsey McLaughlin – Theatre Nurse

Kayte Powell – Critical Care Nurse

Daniel Branch – Learning Disability Nurse

Clare Manley - Community Mental Health Nurse

Craig Davidson – Community Staff Nurse

Newly registered nurse membership

Find out what the RCN can offer newly registered nurses.

NRN Handbook

RCN members can access the newly registered nurse handbook, which provides guidance on employment, career planning and more.

RCN Starting Out

An exclusive online resource for nursing students to help support your nursing journey. Access online or save to your phone.

Nursing Essentials – view our online crib card for the latest information and support.

NRN Money Guide

RCN members can also access our Money Guide, an online resource which helps ensure you are making the most of your money when you graduate. See a preview of the money guide.