Core skills for your consolidation placement

Assessment planning

Recognise deteriorating patients 

Analyse and Interpret Data 

Form Comprehensive Nursing Plans 

Leadership & Management

Time management 

Delegate appropriately 

Support junior colleagues 

Professional behaviour 

Contribute to other’s learning 

Demonstrate effective working relationships 

Improve safety and quality 

Effective team work 

Take Initiative 

Aware of 


Evaluate Nursing outcomes and interventions 

Document effectively 

Make appropriate referrals 

Engage with MDT 

Give comprehensive handover reports 

Adapt to change 

Professional Development

Self- awareness and reflection 

Aware of learning style 

Aware of contemporary healthcare and political issues 

Work within scope of practice 

Care Delivery

Caseload Management (4-8 patients) 

Perform skills/interventions with minimal supervision 

Provide rationale for care delivered 

Apply policy and procedure in practice 

Escalate deteriorating patients 

Communicate to a high standard 

Safe Medicines Management