Investigating a Career in Nursing

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Investigating a Career in Nursing Nursing can be a great career for women that want to be a mother as well. When you know that you want to have a career while being a mother, there are many factors that you should consider before you choose the career you want to pursue. Things to consider When you are a mother, you will want to make sure that you are getting paid well for the work that you are doing. You want to be sure that you understand what type of salary you want and how you are going to attain it. Going into nursing can provide you with the opportunity to make a great salary. When you are thinking about nursing, you should make sure that you talk with a variety of different nurses about the salary that they are able to make. While you are investigating nurses careers, you will also want to make sure that you understand the shifts that you will be working. There are a lot of people that go into nursing because they are able to work three or four twelve hour shifts a week. For mothers Working twelve hour shifts can be a great way to be able to spend time with your kids. If you work the night shirt, you will be able to leave when your children go to bed and be there when they wake up in the morning. This shift can be difficult because you have to take naps throughout the day to ensure you are getting the right amount of sleep, but it is a great way to get in your hours. This way, you can be sure that you are able to support your family. When you are a nurse, you will also be able to develop skills that can be beneficial while raising children. Your nursing program and your nursing degree will provide you with a lot of confidence for taking care of your children. If your children get sick, you will know what you need to do to help your children heal and get better. Whenever you are dealing with an emergency situation, you can be sure that you are able to react properly and get your child healthy. While you are a nurse, you will also find that there are many other nurses that are also mothers. The career is very popular for mothers and you may find that you have a very supportive work community when you decide to go into nursing. Getting a nursing degree can be a difficult process. The schooling and curriculum for nursing can be extremely strenuous and you want to make sure that you are dedicated to the process and to getting the grades that you need. Learning all that you can while you are in school will ensure that you are prepared to pass your state boards. State boards can be nerve wracking and frustrating but if you pass your state boards you will be able to start working and getting paid for all of the hard work that you have put into your career. If youre considering a college in Logan, check out our site. Photo credit: Meagan, Bernd http://www.stevenshenager.edu/locations/logan/our-programshttp://www.stevenshenager.edu/locations/logan/our-programshttp://www.flickr.com/photos/meaganjean/3490748598http://www.flickr.com/photos/bernd_ploderer/4875410122