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Nursing and Midwifery Fair

 Advert for the Nursing and Midwifery Fair

Welcome to the Nursing and Midwifery Careers Fair.

As a newly qualified nurse or midwife your degree will open up a world of career opportunities.

There has never been a more exciting time to be in nursing or midwifery and we're pleased to offer this event as an opportunity for you to discover the pathways open to you.

There's no need to book – just turn up!


Wednesday 15 November 2017




West Atrium, Jubilee Conference Centre – view the map


Which employers are attending?

We've invited a range of employers from NHS Trusts, the Armed Forces and private organisations that are keen to talk to you about their opportunities.

Read the fair guide


Download the app

They're all on our app! You can:


Talks programme

We have an exciting programme of talks on a variety of topics given by experts in the nursing and midwifery sectors. You don’t need to book but make sure you arrive in time to guarantee a seat.

Room 2
 TimeWorkshop title 
2.15pm Neonates: Tiny Patients, Big Rewards
2.45pm Opportunities in Post-Registration Education and Career Development
3.15pm Midwifery Road Less Travelled
3.45pm Practice Nursing
Room 3
 TimeWorkshop title 
2.15pm Nursing in the Royal Navy
2.45pm Public Health Nursing
3.15pm Mercy Ships: Volunteers Bringing Hope and Healing in Africa
3.45pm Liaison Psychiatry: Mental Healthcare in a Physical Healthcare Setting



Why should I attend?

This fair is specifically for nursing and midwifery students at The University of Nottingham. The event is open to students in any year, but will be of particular interest to those in final year of:

  • BSc Nursing
  • BSc Midwifery
  • MNurSci
  • MSc-GEN

Find out about the breadth and variety of nursing and midwifery careers, further training opportunities and career paths with local and national employers. This is a great opportunity to talk to employers about their recruitment processes and our team will be on hand to discuss next steps.

What if I'm on placement?

We have picked the date as we know that finalists will not be on placement.

However, for those in other years that are, we recognise that you will need to negotiate time away from your placement provider. 

If you are on placement at the time of the fair, you can download the letter below and give it to your mentor to support your request.

Download our Attendance request letter template Microsoft Word format


Getting to Jubilee Conference Centre

On foot
From the Derby Road entrance to Jubilee Campus, walk up Triumph Road and then take the first two left turns to Jubilee Conference Centre – look out for the blue signs.

From University Park Campus
Get the 903 hopper bus to Jubilee Campus, Triumph Road and then follow the blue signs.

From the Derby Hospital bus
Get off at University Park and get the Jubilee hopper.

From City Hospital
Get the Medilink bus and follow walking directions to QMC.


Location map for Jubilee Conference Centre


Careers and Employability Service

The University of Nottingham
Portland Building, Level D
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

telephone: +44 (0) 115 951 3680
fax: +44 (0) 115 951 3679