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Career progression in nursing

CPD Hours



Law, ethics and professional responsibilities
Managing people and resources
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Career progression in healthcare can be challenging. Whether you are a frontline nurse or midwife, experienced practitioner, or organisational manager, it may be difficult to achieve the career you desire.

Ongoing development in the workplace requires continued investment in growth, goal-oriented decision making, flexibility, and adaptability over time.

Learning Objective

At the end of this module participants will be able to:

  • Identify strategies for developing an extraordinary career in healthcare
  • Understand the importance of leadership in all aspects of care
  • Progress through the steps of career planning in order to enhance one’s career and align professional expectations with strengths and interests
  • Understand some of the barriers to career progression in healthcare

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