Going into nursing can be incredibly daunting. It's a new environment, where you meet new people and learn new skills. Here's our top ten tips for jumping into the profession. You won’t know everything, and that’s ok Everyone knows that...
Question: What qualities do you have that will make you a successful nurse or midwife? One of the most commonly asked questions, and definitely one of the most difficult. Even for the most introspective person, talking about what makes you...
For many newly qualified registered nurses, entering the health care workforce for the first time as a ‘new grad’ is probably one of the most challenging times they will ever know in their careers. There will no doubt be...
New Grad Nurse John shares his experiences of anxiety, catching yourself, and "living between the flags" as a nurse fresh out of uni. “I wanted to be the best nurse I could be… That idea quickly crumbled”  Starting as a New...
Wondering if nursing could be the right career for you, but not sure if you’d be a good fit? Asking these questions as you prepare to commit to a nursing career is important. After all, not everyone is cut...
Stumped for what to wear to your new grad interview? You don’t need to buy a whole new wardrobe – Nurse Uncut has you covered! Here are our top tips for looking spiffy come your interview. Dress smart Smart casual...
Want to get a sneak peek into the questions you’ll likely to get in your interviews? Here are the 3 types of questions we reckon you should be prepared to answer! Skills and knowledge-based questions Potentially the most straight-forward of...
Are you ready for your New Grad Interview? Whether you’re interviewing for the public system or a private health provider, here is Nurse Uncut’s top tips. Arrive with plenty of time before your interview Punctuality is key for any job...
Want to be a nurse? Here’s 5 things you REALLY need to know! Hollywood gets it wrong. Think nursing is all glitz and glamour? Reckon Dr McDreamy will walk in any moment now? Nursing is a world of fun, but...
A new nurse tells her story of beginning work in intensive care.