Main seminar theatre: Managing your career
10.00 – 10.45 Interviews – how to prepare & succeed Dave Cordle, Career Development Professional
11.00 – 11.45 Job applications – how to write supporting statements and CVs Dave Cordle, Career Development Professional
12.00 – 12.45 What is coaching and how can it help your career? Jessica Sainsbury, Research and Policy Associate, Florence Nightingale Foundation
13.00 – 13.45 Panel discussion – Health and wellbeing at work: what to expect from your employer
Chair: Clare Lomas, Career Development Editor, RCNi
Panellists: Linsey Milnes, Head of Health and Wellbeing and Staff Experience, University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust and Charlotte Harris, Health and Wellbeing Lead, Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust
14.00 – 14.45 What are transferable skills and how can they support your career
Carolyn Pitt, Deputy Director of Nursing Workforce, University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Trust
Workshop theatre: Career Crossroads
Find out what a day in the life of a nurse looks like in various job roles…
- What does the nurse role involve?
- What skills and qualifications do you need?
- How can you prepare yourself and your CV for this type of role?
- What are the most challenging and most rewarding elements of the role?
10.15 - 10.45 Aiming that DART: my journey into a dream job as a Deteriorating Adult Response Team (DART) nurse Katie Luker, RCNi Student Nurse of the Year 2018
11.15 – 11.45 A day in the life of… a flight nurse Sara Walsh, Clinical Service Manager, Gama Aviation
13.15 – 13.45 How to get the most out of agency nursing Fiona Millington, Chief Nurse, Florence
14.15 – 14.45 A day in the life of… an Army nurse