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Journal 5, My Dream Job
My dream job would be doing what I’ve always aspired to be which is to become a nurse. Nursing is a healthcare profession focused on the caring of individuals, families, and the community so they can regain their health. Nursing is my ideal job because I have always loved helping people and receive money at the same time. Nursing is a respected profession and I believe it would be a good opportunity to challenge myself and grow as a person. The only downside to nursing would be its straining schedules and keeping a stable mental state of mind. I believe my dream job should require more staff, no daunting schedules, and less stress on the job. I admire the occupation of being a nurse because they play an important aspect in a person’s life and are demonstrate selfless in the things that they do to aid those around them. Also, I know that I would be able to support my family if I were to take on this career path. Ever since I can remember, I’ve always been a “nurse.” When I was little, my job would be the nurse helping my older cousin who would pretend to be the doctor treating his patients, which would be my siblings. Also, when I was in elementary school I would visit the hospital to receive daily check-ups from the pediatrician, I would be captivated by the fun looking scrubs they would wear. Until, I went to junior high school, I strived for success in my biology and other science classes because of my fascination of the human body and how it works. As I reached high school, I entered ROP that is a regional occupational program where students who are interested in a type of field of work receive first hand experience. I participated in the program for 3 years and received experience in the hospital during my senior learning the daily routines of the nurses and employees. Now, I am in San Diego State University pursuing my dream as a nursing major. I know I have a long way to go to become a...