In 2020, 38,000 nursing vacancies were reportedly unfilled in the UK which accounts for, on average, 10% of all nursing positions advertised. Demand for these skills is highly sought after with students being able to choose a number of nursing specialities such as Adult, Mental Health and Children & Young People.
Starting salaries for Nurses begin at around £33,000 in the UK and students have the benefit of a wide variety of sectors to choose from to begin their career; hospitals, communities or the workplace. Their highly valuable transferable skills allow students to apply for positions in the UK after graduating, overseas and in their home countries.
* progression to Nursing is not available in 2022.