F1 - Careers Workshop
"Your Career, Your Life, Your Direction."
A full day workshop for F1 trainees across the East Midlands
A whole day out of F1 during February or March to take a constructive look at career planning and decision making with plenty of resources and signposting so that you can make more of the opportunities available to you. Have a quick read of what previous trainees have said about the workshop...
- "The workshop provides an opportunity to consider your options in a relaxed and pressure-free environment and gain a head start in planning your specialist training."
- "For a foundation doctor this is an amazing experience, there is so much to take home especially at this crucial stage of our careers."
- "Informal and light-hearted involving thinking outside the box and uses different learning styles to achieve this."
- "Helped to consider wider issues of working in different specialties."
- "Useful to work out which particular skills I enjoy using in my work and to think about which areas of medicine might be most interesting and satisfying to work in."
What can I expect from the workshop?
- Think about what you need to consider and do to choose the right specialty for you.
- An opportunity to think about your strengths and weaknesses in a structured way.
- Evaluate what is important to you in a job.
- A planning tool which helps you to break down goals and make them achievable.
- Look at the timescale for specialty applications, and the level of vacancies/competition across different specialties.
- Advice on CVs and portfolios.
2018 Dates and Booking Forms
|Date||Venue||Link to booking form|
|Tues 6 Feb||Pilgrim Hospital, Boston||Pilgrim booking form|
|Mon 12 Feb||Northampton General Hospital||Northampton booking form|
|Mon 12 Feb||City Hospital, Nottingham||City booking form|
|Thurs 15 Feb||Leicester Royal Infirmary||LRI booking form|
|Mon 19 Feb||Chesterfield Royal Hospital||Chesterfield booking form|
|Tues 20 Feb||Lincoln County Hospital||Lincoln booking form|
|Fri 23 Feb||Royal Derby Hospital||Derby booking form|
|Mon 26 Feb||King's Mill Hospital, Sutton-in-Ashfield||King's Mill booking form|
|Mon 5 March||Kettering General Hospital||Kettering booking form|
|Thurs 8 March||Leicester General Hospital||Leicester booking form|
|Fri 23 March||Royal Derby Hospital||Derby booking form|
|Mon 26 March||Chesterfield Royal Hospital||Chesterfield booking form|
|Mon 26 March||QMC, Nottingham||QMC booking form|
|Tues 27 March||Lincoln County Hospital||Lincoln booking form|