Why advertise in the RCN Bulletin?

RCN Bulletin reaches the vast majority of UK’s nursing workforce, allowing you to put your vacancy in the hands of over 433,000 nurses.

Tried and trusted recruitment expertise

The most cost-effective choice

Reach the broadest range of UK nurses

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Put your advert in front of 61% of the UK’s nursing workforce
Nov 2018 RCN Bulletin print run. Registrants based on NMC Register, September 2018

What your package includes:

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Advert in RCN Bulletin

All print subscribers to Nursing Standard receive a copy RCN Bulletin direct to their door, helping your advert get in front of your target audience.

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Reach Nursing Standard readers

All print subscribers of Nursing Standard receive the RCN Bulletin delivered to their homes.

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Listing on rcnbulletinjobs.co.uk

Every vacancy placed in RCN Bulletin also appears on rcnbulletinjobs.co.uk for four weeks.

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Inclusion in our job alert service

Relevant adverts are sent directly to applicants fitting your jobs requirement inbox to maximise your chance of a high quality response.

Demographics

PRACTICE SECTOR NUMBER
Adult/Acute Care Nurses 111,854
Primary & Community Care 88,613
Mental Health 39,859
Children & Young People 39,274
Practice nurses (GP Setting) 36,556
Older People 32,881
Public Health 25,093
Cancer & Palliative Care 12,417
Long Term Conditions 10,198
Management/Leadership 8,999
Learning Disabilities 9,037
Education 5,079
Women’s Health 3,320
Workplace & Environmental Health 2,839
School Nursing 2,536
Quality Improvement & Research 1,993
Midwifery 1,267
Aesthetics 1,072
eHealth 721
Other 85
TOTAL 433,693
BAND NURSES RECEIVING RCN BULLETIN
Students 38,803
1 - 4 19,993
5 230,385
6 78,458
7 48,792
8a,8b 8c & 9 17,212
TOTAL 433,693

Enhance your print advert online

Premium Job

Over 2 x as many applications as a standard job listing

  • Job is featured in a prime position on the homepage above the page fold
  • Excellent visibility to all site traffic
  • Requires the purchase of a standard job listing (£500)
£300 | 2 weeks duration

Leaderboard banner

  • An excellent way to drive users to your site or listing
  • Run-of-site display
  • Mobile responsive
£750 | week duration

Top Jobs monthly email leaderboard banner

  • Exposure in the most prominent position in our monthly email
  • Reach 330,000 users
£1,200 | month duration

Further upgrade and enhancement available – please contact us for more information

Plan your recruitment strategy around our 2019 features

MONTH ISSUE DATE CLOSING DATE FEATURE
January 9 January 3 January Child health
February 30 January 24 January Manchester Nursing Careers & Jobs Fair
March 27 February 21 February Birmingham Nursing Careers & Jobs Fair
April 27 March 21 March Glasgow & London Nursing Careers & Jobs Fair
May 1 May 25 April International
June 29 May 23 May Cancer care / Bristol Nursing Careers & Jobs Fair
July 3 July 27 June Mental health
August 31 July 25 July Child health
September 4 September 29 August London Nursing Careers & Jobs Fair
October 2 October 26 September Nursing Careers & Jobs Fair
November 30 October 24 October Leicester Nursing Careers & Jobs Fair
December 4 December 28 November International

Advertising recruitment rates

RCN Bulletin: The most cost-effective nursing recruitment solution in the UK

RCN BULLETIN RATES

Single column cm rate:
Mono £74, spot colour £75 and full colour £76

Single column cm rate for training section:
Mono £60, spot colour £61 and full colour £62

  MONO SPOT FULL COLOUR
QUARTER PAGE £1,924 £1,950 £1,976
HALF PAGE £3,848 £3,900 £3,952
FULL PAGE £7,696 £7,800 £7,904

All three column adverts incur 10% surcharge on the single column cm rate

RCN BULLETIN NHS RATES

Single column cm rate:
Mono £69, spot colour £70 and full colour £71

Single column cm rate for training section:
Mono £58, spot colour £59 and full colour £60

  MONO SPOT FULL COLOUR
QUARTER PAGE £1,794 £1,820 £1,846
HALF PAGE £3,588 £3,640 £3,692
FULL PAGE £7,176 £7,280 £7,384

All three column adverts incur 10% surcharge on the single column cm rate

MECHANICAL DATA

FULL PAGE  
Bleed 303mm x 216mm
Trim 297mm x 210mm
Type area 265mm x 190mm
HALF PAGE  
Horizontal 130mm x 190mm
Vertical 265mm x 93mm

Artwork can be accepted via email: artwork@rcni.com

MECHANICAL DATA

QUARTER PAGE  
Portrait 130mm x 93mm
SINGLE COLUMN WIDTHS  
1 column 44mm
2 column 93mm
3 column 140mm
4 column 190mm

 

Contact us for an informal discussion about your strategy today

T 020 8423 1333   |   E advertising@rcni.com   |   W rcnbulletinjobs.co.uk

Freddie Collier

Gary Wallace

Mandy Croggon

Pamela Gethin

Stephanie Mackrill