Science 3 Reflection

Hello! I can't believe I am writing about my experience of Science 3 already! This nursing journey is flying in! We started our science module in September and have just completed our exam this week so it was a 7 week module in total. I am proud of my application to this module as it [...]

Benefits and Challenges to Studying Nursing.

Hello folks! The news reported yesterday that there has been a reduction in the number of applications made for nursing courses across Scottish Universities this year-700 according to First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon. Eileen McKenna: Associate Director RCN Scotland explained on STV news that the RCN have lobbied for a number of years to get the [...]

Stage 2 Alternative Practice Placement 2022

Hello hello! My last 5 weeks of second year have been filled with Alternative Practice Placement programme. This program comprised of lots of opportunity to do self learning and some group work both online and on campus so it had a blended learning approach. Week 1 involved completing the practice supervisory NES units via Turas [...]

My Experience at Medical Ward RACH.

Hello folks! Hope you are all doing well. It is unbelievable that this was my last second year placement! https://fb.watch/ehdWX_B5Su/ I was placed at the Medical ward at the Royal Aberdeen Children's Hospital. This was my first experience of the Children's Hospital and I guess also my first experience in children's nursing as a whole, [...]

I am a Scotland Seat Holder for the RCN Student Committee!

I am extremely excited to share with you that I have recently been appointed a Scotland seat Holder on the RCN Student committee. I am extremely honoured to be a voice for other student nurses across Scotland and the UK. This role involves working along side another Scotland seat holder and student committee members across [...]

My Placement Experience at Critical Care ARI.

Hello folks so my second, second year placement was located at Critical care unit at Aberdeen Royal Infirmary. I am extremely honoured to have had a placement here. https://www.instagram.com/tv/CcOC4jVKac-/?utm_source=ig_web_copy_link About Critical Care Since covid Critical care Unit includes ICU (ward 201) and High Dependency (106 b). There are 16 beds in 201 and 14 beds [...]

Stage 2 Nursing Modules

Hello Folks wow it has been a been a very very busy few months I cannot believe second year is almost finished! I cannot believe my second year theory is complete! I thought I would share with you what my second year theory modules were all about. Science 2 So in November we had second [...]

Chlo Jacks BRAND NEW Nursing Journey Podcast- Coming Soon!

Hello Hello! I am really excited to be starting my first ever podcast! This podcast offers inspiration and new learning to nursing students and newly registered nurses about the experiences, potential routes, and progressions of current nursing professionals. I am really looking forward to learning from a variety of nursing professionals about a whole range [...]

Dundee Kilt Walk 2019: We Did It For Maggies!

Wow what a day! August 18th 2019 was a memorable day as my Got Soul sister Laura and I (AKA Boydie) walked the 25 mile Mighty Stride Dundee Kilt walk! All to support Cancer charity, Maggie's Dundee! ❤ Bank of Scotland and Arnold Clark were 2 major sponsors of the Kilt walk! So big thank [...]

Doggo’s First Time On The Agility Course!

It was a super sunny day on Tuesday so I decided to dig out the agility kit that I bought for the dogs when I was younger. It was such a great day in the garden! I had originally had James in mind for this activity, 1 because he is the youngest of my doggo [...]