Getting into nursing

At University Hospital Southampton, we encourage and support all our staff in their development, both personally and professionally. We know that for those wanting to get into nursing, it can seem a bit daunting not knowing what steps to take next. That’s why we have a nursing pathway for everyone, whether you already have experience in healthcare or are just starting out.

Our nurses are team players, working together to constantly improve their clinical skills and prioritise patient care. So if you want to be part of a team providing the highest standard of care in an environment that supports you, come and join us.

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For more information about starting your nursing career, please contact our dedicated recruitment team at