Join as a nurse or midwife member 

As a qualified nurse or midwife, you’ll benefit both professionally and personally as a member of the RCN. We’re here to help with difficulties, as well as your development – with the largest legal team of any UK union, a 365-days-a-year helpline, access to Europe’s largest nursing library, member discount offers and much more. With membership starting from £13 a month*, join the world’s largest nursing trade union and professional body, and be part of our 450,000-strong 
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Members can access the RCN's vast collection of help and support. From clinical topic guides, to forums or the latest COVID-19 regulations as well as advice guides to help you in and out of work.

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Membership perks

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My Career

Professional development

The RCN is committed to lifelong learning and the development of our members

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Return to practice

Whatever your reason for considering a return to nursing, your skills and previous experience can be used in roles across all settings.

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