The transition from medical student to foundation training can be exciting but also daunting. While we work with our partner trusts to provide support, we also recognise that people often have specific and individual needs.
In addition to the support, you can access in your employing trust from your medical education team and your educational/clinical supervisor, the following external resources are also available:
The Professional Development/professional support unit can provide a wealth of support to include wellbeing management, coaching and careers advice.
As a foundation doctor, you will also have free, confidential access to Practitioner Health, an NHS primary care mental health and addiction service with expertise in treating health professionals.
KSS wellbeing resources and information can be found here.
The GMC have published a useful wellbeing resources page on their website
Free and confidential mental health support can be accessed through the staff mental health and wellbeing hubs
For expert advice and practical tips to help you look after your mental wellbeing, NHS UK every mind matters
NHS careers resources and guidance, health careers
Foundation career planning, resources and guidance,