Getting into GP training has become increasingly competitive over the last few years, especially for doctors aiming to get into popular areas. Dr Zeinab Dafalla shares here experience and tips that helped her get an MSRA score of 623. This … Continue reading How to prepare for the MSRA so you get your 1st choice job – useful resources and MSRA revision tips from Dr Zeinab Dafalla who scored 623!
Dr Abdalla Ahmed passed the MRCGP AKT with 90% overall. In this article he shares his experience of preparing for the exam, discusses his tips for revision, the resources he used and those that he found most helpful in his … Continue reading How to Pass the MRCGP AKT – Revision Tips and Resources That Helped Me Score 90%
These are the current pay scales for GP trainees in effect from April 2021 onwards. As the new junior doctor contract is being implemented in England pay scales are now very different in England compared to Wales, Scotland and Northern … Continue reading GP Training Pay – payscales for ST1 – ST3 including GP registrar net pay
GP training is challenging, and sometimes you will face obstacles in your journey to complete training. In this article, Dr Obiora Oji shares his experience of dealing with multiple challenges and how he overcame them to get his CCT. On … Continue reading Life and Times of a GP Trainee – Overcoming Failure
The process of applying to GP training for 2022 entry comprises the following stages: Stage 1: Longlisting is based on the submission of your application via the new Oriel. To be longlisted, you need to meet the eligibility criteria. … Continue reading Applying for GP Training – Eligibility, Process, Key Dates
The MRCGP RCA has replaced the CSA, and will be running until at least 2022 while a new assessment is being developed. In this article Dr Beita Khadem shares her experience and tips that helped her to pass with a … Continue reading How to pass the MRCGP RCA – tips from a high scorer
Starting your first post in training or changing to a new rotation can be exciting, but it can also be scary and comes with lots of challenges. In this article, Dr. Mahibur Rahman looks at 10 tips to help you … Continue reading 10 tips for doctors starting a new post in GP training
The MRCGP AKT is a challenging exam, with many doctors needing to sit it more than once to get get through (the mean pass rate over the last 3 years has been about 67%). In this article, Dr Aarthy Sadanandam … Continue reading MRCGP AKT Revision Tips – How I Improved My Scores To Pass My AKT Resit
The MSRA is an important part of the assessment process for entry into specialty training at ST1 / CT1 level for many different specialties. In this article Dr Georgina Ormerod shares here experience of how she managed to get one of the highest scores in the country while juggling studying with work and young children, and her tips on how to prepare effectively. I finished my Foundation Training just in time for Christmas after a bumpy ride with multiple high risk pregnancies and was planning to enjoy some time with my family and finally have the thinking space to work … Continue reading MSRA revision tips: how I passed my MSRA with a score of 618 and got direct offers for GP and CAMHS in London!
Dr Jennifer Patel is a GP trainee from South Manchester, North West England. Her AKT was postponed in April 2020 during the Covid pandemic, but she took the exam a few months later in August, passing first time with a … Continue reading Tackling the MRCGP AKT – How I Passed with a Score of 92.5%