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Nursing and Midwifery

Are you up to the Challenge?

The following checklist includes just some of the personal qualities, skills and attitudes that most nurses and midwives would agree you need to have to be successful and enjoy the job.



·     A team player?

·     Good at helping people to help themselves?

·     Motivated to find out things for yourself?

·     Practical and down-to earth?

·     Able to cope with the unexpected?

·     A 'people person'?

·     Keen to use your mind to solve a problem?

·     Methodical?

·     Fascinated to learn new things?