Seminars

Panel Discussion - chaired by Clare Lomas, RCNi's Careers & Development Editor
Listen to a lively discussion about careers, development, resilience, wellbeing and much more. 

Interviews - prepare and succeed Julie Watkins, Careers Adviser, Royal College of Nursing
The session will help you to identify some interview techniques to help you get the job you want and impress employers at interview. We will take you through everything from the importance of preparation, to the skills of execution, to help you feel more confident and in control of your next interview.

Applying for Jobs – Your supporting statement - Ruth Jones, Careers Coordinator, Royal College of Nursing
Once you’ve found a suitable job, you'll usually need to complete a job application. This session will offer some advice, strategies and tips to make sure you've got the best chance of getting shortlisted. Along with examples on perfecting your supporting statement/information as part of the application process.

Careers in General Practice Nursing  - Ellen Nicholson, RCN GPN Forum Chair
This session will make getting a nursing job in general practice a bit clearer.

Introduction to the RCN professional and trade union offer - Dr Nichola Ashby, Associate Professor, Head of Learning and Practice Development, Royal College of Nursing

Difficult situations: ‘talking to’ and ‘working with’ relatives and carers - Rachel Wright, Founder, Born at the Right Time
A unique and engaging introduction for those supporting families of children/adults with complex needs. From neonates to adult services, relatives and carers of those with additional needs are supported by nurses across acute and community settings. This insightful and honest session shows the ‘other side of the bed’ as families navigate the complexity of healthcare with loved ones. When emotions are high, how can we best address difficult situations which enables nursing staff to effectively communicate and work with families?

End of Life Care - Lesley Fellows, Claire House Hospice

Entering the RCNi Nurse Awards 2021 - Elaine Cole, Editor RCNi projects