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Midwifery 2017 still competitive?? Or adult nursing route? watch

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    Hi everyone
    I'm looking for a bit of advice!
    I'm interested in applying for midwifery 2017 but due to how competitive the course is and the entry requirements becoming higher, I am unsure if it's worth applying or not?

    I am 23 years old and I have level 3 qualifications with good grades, my issues occur with my level 2. I have GCSE English, Functional Skills Maths, OCR Science and a range of other BTEC first certificate level 2 qualifications.

    I do not have the time and cannot financially afford to retake my level 2 qualifications. I have a range of different work experiences and currently just applied for a post within a maternity ward which I have an interview for in a few weeks (hoping it'll go in my favor)

    Is it something you think I should go for even though my grades can be an issue? it'll be finding a university that has flexible entry requirements which many don't have
    Or I have considered the alternative long route of adult nursing which my grades are more than likely to be accepted in and where it is less competitive


    Thank you!
 
 
 
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