career ladder


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career ladder

1 (in nursing education) a pathway for upward mobility that begins with a course of study in practical nursing or a program that grants an Associate Degree in Nursing. On completion of this basic level, the candidate may continue up the ladder, to earn a Bachelor of Science in Nursing, and then to the graduate level to earn a master's degree and a doctoral degree in nursing.
2 a pathway for advancement in the professional nursing role in an institution.
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THE graduate jobs market is a crowded place, and with more students than ever expecting to work for free when they leave university, a leg up on the career ladder can be very welcome indeed.
With organisational structures becoming increasingly flatter and leaner with fewer managerial positions, does the conventional career ladder still stand a chance?
The BHF shop gives volunteers the opportunity to learn new skills and get on the career ladder - with almost one in five of the BHF paid staff having initially joined as volunteers.
Almost a third (29%) think the career ladder is 'out of date'
To move up a career ladder, an individual must demonstrate that new skills, education, and expertise have been acquired.
Last year, however, Spencer was offered a step up the career ladder that would take him away from his family and home.
A number of area high-tech companies are choosing to go beyond the gains made in the agreement by establishing a career ladder, increasing pay by 31 percent and lowering waiting periods for access to individual healthcare to 6 months and family healthcare to 12 months.
And increasing numbers are turning to apprenticeships as the way to learn, earn and climb the career ladder.
A TOTAL of 12 apprentices have stepped on to the career ladder at Birmingham-based Wesleyan Assurance Society.
DURHAM University has launched a new centre to help give graduates a leg-up the career ladder.
The partnership will also create the ultimate career-ready graduate after the firm agreed to help students get their first step on the career ladder.
THE jobs market has started to stabilise after a record slump earlier this year, but the career ladder has never been more competitive, according to a new report.

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