Careers Event: Nursing & Midwifery

26 February 2015

The event aimed to get current Nursing and Midwifery students thinking about their options post-graduation, provide them with an opportunity to speak to graduates and get friendly advice and information about differente career paths.

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Alumni Involvement

Alumni delivered short presentations to the students, sharing how their career intentions had changed and developed throughout their course, and offering advice about academic study and possible careers. There was then an opportunity for informal networking.

Students said:

“Thank you for your encouragement and advice.”

“Thank you for your time. It was really helpful.”

“Because of this event I know about more possible careers than I did before. Thank you.”

Results

Students were able to gain first-hand advice from other graduates and find out more about what post-graduation qualifications can offer, helping them to make more informed career decisions.

100% of students enjoyed the event and would recommend it to others

94% of students felt motivated to take action regarding their career

100% of students said that talking to professionals who had studied at Sheffield was helpful

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