Yesterday we had the honour of doing a 5 minute vlog for our university. During this filming we had so many hilarious moments and out takes / bloopers, it would of be rude of me not to share a moment haha. Unfortunately, due to some silly person (me) we deleted the out takes before returning … More A bit of comedy for everyone
It is Christmas Eve and I am currently on a coach to my sisters house. A whole 6 hours and 45 minutes journey, it could be worse. I wish I could have a huge family Christmas. Everyone round the tree, drinking festive drinks and eating lovely food and having fun. Sadly, my family do not … More Merry Christmas
Words can not express how excited, honoured and proud I am right now; a million and one feelings all rolled into one. Firstly, I need to thank the Placement allocations team for giving me my dream placement for next year: GP surgery. I am so privilaged to have got my first choice of placement. The … More General Practice Nursing Opportunity
Very late post here! It’s been a very busy week for me, but that’s a separate blog. Firstly, exam, it’s over with and I’m not sure if I’m glad it’s over and done now or if I’m a little sad in my heart about it. I’ve really enjoyed this module a lot! Favourite so … More Exam week
I’m sat on the bus, en route work. Don’t worry, it’s only a 5 hour shift on a Sunday 😀 and I love it. Anyway… I’m sat here, at the back, not because it makes me cool to sit at the back, well cool as in cold yes. All the breeze from the open windows … More Thoughts of the day
6 Months gone! Half of my first year is complete! 🎉 And to reward us, our university put on a morning event ‘Staying Successful’ a motivational morning to say well done and keep it up! We had a motivational speaker called David Keeling who’s part comedian too. We were all hoping for Peter Kay when … More Staying successful
Big night out? Partying all weekend? Having a social life…. not quite! My weekend is all university work and reading mixed in with my bank shifts. In case I haven’t mentioned it before, I have to work as well as placements and university to pay my bills. This isn’t a grumble… it sounds it haha! … More The weekend of a student nurse.
What. A. Week. On one hand I’m so glad to be back and see our group. It has felt like forever since I’ve seen everyone. Really good to catch up and see how everyone has got on during their placements and OSCE. On the other hand… a surprise 2 hour exam coming in September to … More First week back at university
So, along with the maths exam, an assignment and revising for my physiology exam we have a practice placement document to fill out whilst we are on placement, one book for every placement. It is full of The Nursing and Midwifery council Code of cunduct (2015) requirements that we need to achieve to pass our … More Practice Placement Documents
I’ve had a lovely couple of days off. Today I did some exercises and meditation ready for a busy 12 hour day tomorrow on the ward. This time I’m more prepared, I’ve got pop tarts ready for my 10am break and lots of squash to drink throughout the day if I can bypass the staff … More Placement day 2 tomorrow!