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2019 European Teaching Rankings
The Park, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50 2RH, United Kingdom

Nursing Associate - University of Gloucestershire

**Why Become an Associate Nurse?** The aim of this programme is to provide knowledge, understanding, skills, attitudes and behaviours for trainees/students to become nursing associates. It aims to produce compassionate, competent and confident nursing associates at academic level 5 qualified to deliver a wide range of clinical, care and inter- personal skills underpinned by a systematic knowledge base. They will be able to practice safely and effectively within their parameters of practice, demonstrating appropriate values and behaviours in a wide range of health and care settings (Health Education England, 2017). The University of Gloucestershire Foundation Degree Nursing Associate has been developed within the National Curriculum Framework developed by Health Education England. The programme combines academic and work-based learning through close collaboration between employers and education providers. The programme has been developed to provide an outcome-based programme of academic and work-based learning that will develop the wide-ranging skills and capabilities required in this new role. Successful completion of this programme will equip Nursing Associates with the knowledge, skills and behaviours that enable them to support the delivery of nursing care in and across a wide range of health and care settings. **Why University of Gloucestershire?** We’ve been using our expertise to support and inspire students since 1847. Join us and you will benefit from professional-standard facilities in the beautiful, historic surroundings of Cheltenham and Gloucester. With the University of Gloucestershire offering a wide variety of courses, you will have the best of both worlds - a large learning community with more than 80 societies and sports clubs to enjoy while also benefiting from lecturers who know and value you as an individual. Through our innovative Your Future Plan scheme, you will be challenged and supported to become the graduate that you want to be, ready to succeed in your chosen field. Your personal tutor will help you build your network of connections and take advantage of a range of opportunities including field trips and placements, offering invaluable experience outside of the lecture theatre. Our students never tire of finding inspiration here in the beautiful county of Gloucestershire, home to over 45 festivals every year, including 2000trees, Wychwood and the world-famous Cheltenham Literature festival. Many students gain valuable skills and experience working at these events alongside their studies. Come and experience the University of Gloucestershire for yourself by booking an open day online at www.glos.ac.uk/BookAnOpenDay. **After the course** Your story with us doesn’t end at graduation. We are proud of our record that 95% of University of Gloucestershire graduates are in work or further study six months after completing their course*, and throughout your studies we are committed to working with you to develop your future plan. *Destination of Leavers from Higher Education (DLHE), 2016/17. **Experience an open day** Take the next step and book yourself a place at a University of Gloucestershire open day at www.glos.ac.uk/BookAnOpenDay. This is your chance to see the university for yourself, get a real insight into what we're about and meet your potential course tutors and lecturers. Our student ambassadors will also be on hand to show you round your campus. Take the opportunity to get up-to-the minute advice and guidance from the people who have been here and experienced University of Gloucestershire life already. To find out more information about this course, visit www.glos.ac.uk/OurCourses, email us on enquiries@glos.ac.uk or call 03330 14 14 14.

  • Qualification
    Foundation Degree in Science - FdSc
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    1 years
  • Start date
    2019-09-16
  • Location
    Main Site,CheltenhamUnited Kingdom
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £13,500