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Employment Split by Sector

The School's close links with employers and professional bodies ensure that students will be equipped with the knowledge and skills required for the modern nursing and midwifery professional.

Cardiff graduates are in demand and consistently achieve employment immediately following qualification.

Current employment levels for nursing and midwifery graduates are very high.

Over the past 15 years the majority of graduates have been successful in finding employment both locally and further afield.

The latest figures show 99.6% of graduates who qualified and responded to the University Destinations Survey were in employment or further study. 

Examples of Graduate Positions

  • Accident and Emergency Nurse
  • Cancer Care Nurse
  • Children's Nurse
  • Community Nurse
  • Community Psychiatric Nurse
  • Critical Care Nurse
  • Critical Care Staff Nurse
  • District Nurse
  • Endoscopy Staff Nurse
  • Gynaecology Staff Nurse
  • Intensive Care Nurse
  • Mental Health Nurse
  • Midwife, Nurse (Outpatients)
  • Paediatric Nurse
  • Paediatric Oncology Nurse
  • Paediatric Staff Nurse
  • Practice Nurse
  • Project Nurse
  • Psychatric Nurse
  • Registered Mental Health Nurse
  • Scrub Nurse
  • Staff Nurse Acute Mental Health
  • Student Midwife
  • Theatre Nurse
  • Theatre Practitioner
  • Trauma and Orthopaedics Nurse

Examples of Graduate Destinations

  • Aberbargoed Hospital
  • Aneurin Bevan Health Board
  • Bath Royal United Trust
  • BUPA
  • Baxters Healthcare
  • Cardiff and Vale University Health Board
  • Caswell Clinic
  • Ceredigion NHS Trust
  • Dan-y-Bryn Hospital
  • Kaleidoscope
  • Llandough Hospital
  • Nevill Hall Hospital
  • Nottinghamshire NHS
  • Queen Alexandra Hospital
  • Rhondda & Pontypridd NHS Trust
  • Royal Gwent Hospital
  • St. Cadocs Hospital
  • St. Joseph's Hospital, Newport
  • Southmead Hospital
  • Queen Alexandra's Royal Army Nursing
  • University Hospital of Wales
  • Velindre Hospital
  • Whitchurch Hospital