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!
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
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%
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
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 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!
The MRCGP CSA has been replaced during the current coronavirus pandemic with the Recorded Consultation Assessment (RCA). The RCA will be running until at least August 2021. As this is a new assessment, many registrars have asked how they can … Continue reading How I passed my RCA – 15 Tips for the MRCGP Recorded Consultation Assessment
Working as a locum GP is a common starting point for many newly qualified GPs, with some doctors choosing to work as a freelance GP long term. In this article, Dr Mahibur Rahman looks at some of the advantages and disadvantages … Continue reading Working as a locum GP – advantages and disadvantages
When taking up a salaried GP post, it is important to discuss and negotiate key areas in your contract and agree a job plan. In this article, Dr Mahibur Rahman explores some frequently asked questions about salaried GP contracts. When … Continue reading Taking up a salaried GP post – frequently asked questions about contracts
The specialty recruitment assessment (formerly GP Stage 2 assessment) is an important part of the recruitment process for GP ST entry. This assessment determines if you will be shortlisted for the GP Stage 3 assessment (selection centre) – and if … Continue reading The specialty recruitment assessment – what to expect and how to prepare for the SRA (GP Stage 2)