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Nursing and Midwifery

Careers and Recruitment

How to apply for pre-registration nursing or midwifery programmes and information to enable progression through the nursing and midwifery profession

Welcome to the Careers and Recruitment pages for Nursing and Midwifery.


I am thinking about a Career in Nursing or Midwifery.

You can find out information at the Pre-registration pages. A new resource is currently being developed to support individuals who are considering nursing and midwifery as a career. We will make it available here in due course.


I am newly registered and looking for a post.

You can find out about job opportunities in NHS Scotland by accessing the SHOW website.   Further information at SHOW


I am a newly registered practitioner and and have been unsuccessful in securing a post.

you may be eligible for the One Year Guarantee Scheme


I am a Registered Nurse or Midwife and want to know how to progress my career?

Further information is available under Post Registration.

You can also find about job opportunities in NHS Scotland by accessing the SHOW website



Careers Information
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