Resources for Students and Newly Qualified Nurses
Below are diverse resources which will be useful to students and newly qualified nurses. These include documents, project reports and practice guidance.
You can browse through our resources page as well, by key areas of work or search by keyword or phrase.
Transition to working in the Community and Primary Care
Our Transition series are made up of several resources to support nurses who are new to community and primary care settings. There are currently five in the series:
- Transition to Care Home Nursing
- Transition to District Nursing
- Transition to General Practice Nursing
- Transition to School Nursing
- Transition to Homeless Health Nursing
Myth Busters about Community Nursing
Myth Buster #2: You need more qualifications as a General Practice Nurse
Myth Buster #4: There are no male nurses
Myth Buster #5: School nurses mostly give out plasters and cough mixture
Myth Buster #6: Health visitors just weigh babies
A Day in the Life of..
‘A Day in the Life of’ is a series written by experienced community nurses for student nurses to show what working in the community is like.
General Practice Nurses
Occupational Health Nurses
More to follow.
Homeless Health Programme
The QNI supports community nurses to achieve outstanding levels of care for people experiencing homelessness. With the right support to tackle entrenched medical, personal and social problems, its is possible for people experiencing homelessness to secure positive health – a foundation for rebuilding more secure and stable lives.