Calling all DkIT 3rd Year Nursing & Midwifery Students!
DkIT and nationwide healthcare recruitment specialist, Servisource are pleased to announce the launch of the 2019/20 scholarship programme which will provide two 3rd year nursing and midwifery students at DkIT with €3,000 financial support as they progress through their degree.
This scholarship initiative is aimed at encouraging students to develop a robust understanding of the Code of Professional Conduct and Ethics for Registered Nurses & Midwives in Ireland.
This is truly a fantastic opportunity for 3rd year nursing and midwifery students. There are two scholarships available each worth €3,000. To be in with a chance of winning the scholarship, please complete the below assignment by Friday, 27th March 2020.
'Nurses and midwives who are competent, safety-conscious and who act with kindness and compassion provide safe, high-quality care' (Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland, 2014)
Considering the above statement, select one experience from clinical placement that best demonstrates kindness and compassion in the care you provide.
- Part A (600 words)
- Provide a brief synopsis of your experience.
- Part B (1,400 words)
- Using a recognised reflective practice model/tool, reflect on this experience from your perspective and that of the service user. Use literature to support your discussions.
Guidelines for writing:
- Demonstrate an understanding of the importance of kindness and compassion within safe, high-quality care;
- Ensure that confidentiality is maintained throughout;
- The assignment must be presented in accordance with the Department of Nursing, Midwifery and Early Years Assignment Submission Guidelines;
- Include a reference list using the Harvard Referencing System.
Submission deadline: 5pm on Friday 27th March 2020
The One hard copy must be submitted to the Department of Nursing, Midwifery and Early Years Administration Office;
- The Nursing and Midwifery Scholarship is only available to DkIT students entering their third year in 2019.
- Students in receipt of Student Universal Support Ireland (SUSI) Grants or other financial assistance with their studies are eligible to apply.
- Students may make reference to previous academic work completed as part of their programme.
- Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland (2014) Code of Professional Conduct and Ethics for Registered Nurses and Registered Midwives. Dublin, Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland.