icon Core competences for nursing children and young people ( 726.8KB)

This document presents a detailed explanation of six areas of competence that are specific to the nursing care of children and young people. These provide a useful resource for undertaking a review of educational curricula and for anyone seeking to develop, review or influence career and competence framework development for this area of practice. It also provides the basis for competence frameworks for specialist areas of children’s and young people’s nursing.