The tool is free-to-use and has been designed to advance a London-wide approach to career progression. A user guide for the tool is available here.
It is a self-assessment tool based on best nursing research, allowing trainee and registered nurses to measure and record their professional plan and to reflect on their skills. They can track their career progress online, choose to take feedback from peers and service users and explore their proficiency against nine domains, such as nursing practice, patient safety and teamwork.
The tool helps nurses review progress, build confidence and further career options. It can be used in career clinic sessions and is easy to upload for NMC revalidation.
The tool has nine domains: teamwork, communications, clinical practice, leadership, professionalism and integrity, research and evidence, safety and quality, facilitation and learning, development of self and others.