Welcome to KSS

Welcome to the new Kent, Surrey, and Sussex (KSS) Foundation School 

If you are joining or considering a foundation programme within KSS from August 2023, our team very much look forward to supporting you through your foundation journey.   

For more information https://kss.hee.nhs.uk/about-us/ 

Please contact kssfoundationrecruitment.se@hee.nhs.uk for further information.

View our meet the team page to find out more about us.

KSS draws on the diverse opportunities available within our broad healthcare community to provide many varied and innovative foundation programme options 

Our 4 month rotations are carefully designed to ensure they are educationally balanced and meet the competences and outcomes set out in the Foundation curriculum. These include training opportunities in all mainstream medical and surgical specialties as well as options to work in general practice, psychiatry, paediatrics, clinical oncology, anaesthetics, palliative medicine, intensive care, medical education, pathology and many more. 

New Starters | Recruitment: information for newly allocated F1 applicants from August 2023  

Support & Wellbeing 

The transition from medical student to Foundation Year 1 can be exciting but also daunting, we are committed to supporting you and recognise the importance of person-centred support specific to you as an individual. 

  • The KSS Foundation school is well supported by a dedicated team that provides our foundation doctors access to many avenues of support including professional careers advice 

Link to https://london.hee.nhs.uk/professional-development/professional-support-unit 

Link to https://www.practitionerhealth.nhs.uk/ 

The KSS Foundation School is aligned with 

  • Brighton Medical School (BSMS) 
  • Kent and Medway Medical School (KMMS)  
  • University of Surrey