New USRN, but resume with no experience - page 2

by tsimitpo 4,424 Views | 12 Comments

Hello, to make a long story short, I am a US citizen who earned my BSN in the Philippines. I recently passed my NCLEX and now readying myself to find a job. I've been told that new grads and new nurses with no work experience... Read More


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    Clinical rotations are NOT work experience and should not be listed as such.

    Virtually ALL nurses must do clinicals ( barring excelsior which has come under fire for such issues) so that is a basic part of nursing education. Unless you had a minipracticum in the unit's specific specialty, it is not relevant.
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    my only work experience is my job at walmart..dont know start my nursing job.:-(
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    Quote from melcah
    my only work experience is my job at walmart..dont know start my nursing job.:-(
    I started working in the healthcare field as a CNA while in nursing school. I actually had potential employers discuss my CNA work experience when I started to apply for nursing jobs. Worth consideration.


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