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14 - Interview - contract of employment and working conditions

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In the following clip, a ward sister and a nurse talk about the nurse's contract of employment and working conditions.

The clip opens with the ward sister asking whether the nurse had received her contract of employment with the NHS. The nurse says she received it last week and understands the contract fully, as everything was explained on the induction course. (an induction course is a short course designed to make successful applicants familiar with the environment, and procedures of their work-place.)

The clip continues with the ward sister telling the nurse all about the working conditions in the ward.

Medical words: NHS

Possible problematic words: contract, employment, everything, clear, induction, things, explain, holiday, entitlement, overtime, shifts, content, nature, professional, wholly, discretion

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