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Celebrate nursing’s pioneers – and the colleagues we’ve lost

This year’s International Nurses’ Day comes as we’re more thankful than ever for our nursing family. UNISON Eastern health committee chair Joyce Aldridge, a nurse in Essex, has this message. Each year we celebrate International Nurses’ Day on the anniversary of Florence Nightingale’s birth – the founder of modern nursing. It is an opportunity to […]

Article, News on the UNISON Eastern site.

Sustained funding for nursing and NHS needed in Budget, says UNISON

Government must make it easier to recruit

News, Press release on the UNISON National site.

Unions announce COVID-19 support for nursing students

The agreements negotiated mean student nurses who are more experienced will be able to help where they can, be paid and have this work count towards their learning.

News on the UNISON National site.

Nursing Times Careers Live, Liverpool

Date
2 May 2020 10:00am–4:30pm
Location
Hilton City Centre, 3 Thomas Steers Way, Liverpool, L1 8LW

Outcome

Event on the UNISON National site.

UNISON appoints national nursing officer

Stuart Tuckwood has been appointed UNISON’s national nursing officer to help the union promote and defend the interests of nurses. He took up the position this month (September). A registered adult nurse, Stuart spent the past five years at Addenbrooke’s Hospital in Cambridge, where he worked in major trauma rehabilitation and later as a charge […]

News, Press release on the UNISON National site.

Nursing Times Careers Live Manchester

Date
5 October 2019 11:00am–5:30pm
Location
The Mercure Manchester Piccadilly, Portland St, Manchester M1 4PH

Broaden your skills at NTCL Manchester Nursing Times Careers Live is returning to Manchester to help you reach your full potential on Saturday 5 October! Whether you’re a qualified nurse or student just getting started, our event is the perfect opportunity to take charge of your career and set goals for the future. Meet employers […]

Event on the UNISON National site.

Health members: have your say on no-deal

UNISON is asking its healthcare members for their views on how a no-deal Brexit will impact on their jobs

Article on the UNISON National site.

Nursing Times Careers Live London

Date
8 June 2019 11:00am–5:30pm
Location
Park Plaza Victoria, 239 Vauxhall Bridge Road, London, SW1V 1EQ

We’re heading to London on Saturday  8 June 2019 for our Nursing Times Careers Live job fair!

Event on the UNISON National site.

Nursing Times Careers Live: Birmingham

Date
20 October 2018 11:00am–5:30pm
Location
Birmingham Conference & Events Centre, Birmingham

Prioritise your professional and personal development at the Nursing Times Careers Live in Birmingham.

Event on the UNISON National site.

One last attempt to save NHS bursaries, says UNISON

Scrapping the bursary is deterring a whole generation of nurses

Press release on the UNISON National site.

Nursing Times Careers Live Bristol

Date
24 March 2018 10:00am–4:00pm
Location
Mercure Bristol Grand Hotel Broad Street Bristol BS1 2EL

Take the next step on the ladder to your dream career Whether you’re searching for your first placement or researching options for the next step in your career, Nursing Times Careers Live Bristol provides the perfect opportunity to make a great first impression with employers and work on yourself both professionally and personally. Meet employers […]

Event on the UNISON National site.

Nurses have given us so much – they deserve our wholehearted support

They’re the world’s largest group of health professionals, an absolutely essential part of every health service around the world – and we celebrate them each year, on 12th May, International Nurses Day.

General secretary's blog, News on the UNISON National site.

Revalidation Postcard

A handy postcard for members about NMC Revalidation

Media on the UNISON National site.

Nurse and midwives – get ready for revalidation

UNISON is encouraging all nurses and midwives to sign up to a new revalidation process as quickly as possible to prepare for the process

Article on the UNISON National site.

Scottish mental health staff feel the pressure

New report from UNISON Scotland reveals tales of ‘workload increasing but resources being cut and time with each patient going down’

Article on the UNISON National site.