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The preceptorship year is a time of transition for the newly qualified midwife, aimed at providing a period of support as they transform from a student to a fully-fledged autonomous practitioner. This article explores the first hand experiences of a newly qualified midwife during this critical time.

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I thoroughly enjoyed reflecting on my preceptorship year whilst writing this article. Through sharing my own experiences, I hope to both reassure and encourage those about to begin their own journey in this challenging yet highly rewarding career.

Rebecca Manning

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This page is a summary of: Reflecting on the preceptorship year, British Journal of Midwifery, September 2023, Mark Allen Group,
DOI: 10.12968/bjom.2023.31.9.534.
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