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CYP career stories

Children and young people career stories and case studies

Nursing children and young people encompasses caring for sick newborns to a young person following a road traffic accident, as well as providing care and support in the child’s own home, at school, in children’s hospices and in residential care settings.

There are numerous specialist areas within the field of children and young people’s nursing, including neonatal nursing, children and young people’s mental health nursing, health visiting and school nursing. 

The following selection of career stories and case studies are from nurses working across the UK and in a variety of organisations.

They demonstrate the various routes that nurses have taken across this field of practice.

If you would like to submit a career story or case study, please complete this template and email it to To fill out the template, you will need Adobe Acrobat Reader, which you can download here.

Page last updated - 13/03/2023