see the potential

If you are thinking about becoming a nurse or midwife, you couldn’t be choosing a better time. The Scottish Parliament decides the health priorities for Scotland, and the decisions it makes about the future health service will need nurses and midwives to make them a reality.

The potential of nursing and midwifery to make an impact on the health of the people of Scotland is therefore enormous. Nurses and midwives throughout the country are taking advantage of the new opportunities laid before them, realising their own potential into the bargain.

Opening this web page means you already have an idea that a career in nursing or midwifery might be for you, and you want to find out more. So this site

  • gives you the basics about nursing and midwifery courses

  • tells you what it’s really like to be a student nurse or midwife

  • outlines practical information about how to apply

STUD1.JPG (22398 bytes)