Nurse

Summary

Regerseterd nurses assess, treat and support people who are sick, disabled or injured, in hospitals, clinics, rest homes, and nursing homes. GRaduate registered nurses earn on average $54K per year, however when you become a senior nurse you can earn between $79K-130k per year. Chances of getting a job as a registered nurse are averaged but are good for people who have experience. To become a nurse you need 3 years of training.

What you will do

As a registered nurse this is what you will do: Assess patients, plan and carry out nursing care in partnership with other health professionals, monitor patients' conditions and record changes, give patients immunisations, medicine and intravenous (IV) drugs, advise patients and help them to manage their own health, visit and educate patients, families and community groups about health and preventing accidents and illness, delegate work to enrolled nurses and health care assistants, give further education to trained nurses and other staff, give further education to trained nurses and other staff and do health-related research and evaluations.

Nurse