A-Z

An A-Z list of all RCN Careers advice pages and resources

A

Application writing 

Applying for jobs following investigation, sanction, dismissal or referral

Assessment centres

 

Career Coaching 

Career Crossroads

Career progression tips

Clinical careers/roles (Ideas and Inspiration)

Covering letters

CPD and searching for courses

CV writing

CV writing for student and newly qualified nurses

 

Disability (Managing your career around ill health or disability)

 

Education careers/roles (Ideas and Inspiration) 

Examples of courses and CPD activities 

 

G

Getting ready for your first job (for NQ and student nurses)

 

H

HCA Career resources

HCA sample supporting Statement

HCA sample CV

 

Ideas and Inspiration (different roles within nursing)

IELTS (Preparing for IELTS, OET and OSCE exams)

Ill health (Managing your career around ill health and disability)

Informal Visits

Interview questions (Sample interview questions)

Interview techniques

 

J

Job applications

Job searching

 

L

Leadership roles/careers (Ideas and Inspiration) 

Leadership Skills

 

N

Networking skills

Nursing Support Worker career resources

 

O

OSCE / OET (Preparing for IELTS, OET and OSCE exams)

 

P

Preparing for IELTS, OET and OSCE exams

Presentation skills

 

R

Research roles/careers (Ideas and Inspiration

 

S

Sample interview questions

Sample Supporting statement for HCAs

Sample Supporting statement for student and newly qualified nurses

Student career resources

Supporting Statements

 

T

Transferable skills

 

V

Volunteering to gain skills