If you want to be a staff nurse then you will need to be a qualified nurse to do this role. The role includes managing the care and recovery of patients who are ill or injured.
This is a challenging and responsible role which requires you to be physically strong but also mentally and emotionally strong.
Nurse’s work under the doctors instructions but act as advocated for their patients, giving injections and medication and making the painful times less painful.
If you are qualified and looking for a new role then the below covering letter may help you with your application:
Cover Letter: Staff Nurse
Application for a Staff Nurse
Having seen your advert in the (where) on (when), I would be very interested in applying for the Staff Nurse position based at (where).
I am a qualified nurse having qualified from (use this to give more information on your qualifications)
I am now seeking a role in this environment and very keen to continue my career.
I feel that I am a responsible person who is strong both mentally and physically and thoroughly enjoy the role of nursing and the variety of different people you meet. I like to make a difference to patients and help them when they are sometimes feeling at their worst.
I am a very organised individual who has a very caring and patient manner but also is very accurate when it comes to paperwork and record keeping. I enjoy the team environment that nursing gives but am also more than capable of working on my own initiative.
I have enclosed a copy of my CV and qualifications for your perusal. Should you be interested in my skills please do not hesitate to contact me and I will answer any questions that you may have.
Thank you for reading my application and I look forward to hearing from you.