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Become a real hero

Lynne Pearce Freelance journalist

The college’s representatives play an essential part in ensuring members get a fair deal. A new book celebrating their contribution also reveals just how rewarding the role is

Three years ago, mental health nurse Jeremy Davies felt burnt out and stuck in a rut. ‘I was a middle-aged man with no direction, counting pay days until retirement,’ he says. Then a friend who was an RCN learning representative – a voluntary role supporting members with their career development – suggested he follow in her footsteps.

Nursing Standard. 32, 14,22-24. doi: 10.7748/ns.32.14.22.s18

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