‘We are a force to be reckoned with’: voices of newly qualified nurses


Those entering nursing now are faced with increased responsibility in a challenging NHS environment. Here’s what they think

Nursing isn’t what I expected it to be, there’s never enough time for patient contact which really saddens me. Nurses are now mainly office-based and have to delegate the patient contact to healthcare workers. I often class a good shift as one where I have managed to sit down and talk to someone who needed me. I finish most shifts feeling guilty and wake up in the middle of the night and remember things I didn’t have time to do. The stress of the job is unbelievable.

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