It takes a very special type of person to be an oncology nurse and you’re that type of person. Oncology is tough. A great nurse in this field possesses compassion, strength, resiliency, and a true sense of purpose. As someone who has all of these traits and more, we think you could make a difference in the life of people with cancer.
You would be an amazing pediatric nurse! Not only are you a buoyant and positive person, but you can connect to kids on a very basic level. You are compassionate and kind, often anticipating the needs of others without being asked. You know exactly how to build others up and keep them there.
A great ER nurse is always on her toes and able to problem solve quickly and without prompting! You’re a quick thinker who is tough as nails. You thrive in high pressure situations and don’t crumble when the going gets tough. Even when things are hectic or chaotic, you keep your cool and get the job done right.
A great school nurse knows how to talk to kids on a basic level while still laying down the law. You’re equal parts soft and tough, which is exactly what a school nurse needs to be. Sometimes you need to show compassion and kindness. Other times, you need to send that kid who fakes sick to get out of test back to class without a second thought.
You’ve always been a person who is full of light and love. You don’t see the world as a place of cynicism but a place of hope. Helping women bring life into the world or deal with fertility would give you a true sense of purpose. As someone who truly enjoys lifting others up, this type of nursing would be perfect for you.