SCAN Careers Planning Model
4-Stage Careers Planning Process
Planning your career effectively
Planning your medical career can be a daunting experience. It is therefore important that trainee clinicians follow a structured four-stage approach to ensure their plans are robust and realistic and know how best to implement them. There are numerous benefits to adopting a structured approach with the key one being approaching career planning in a systematic manner.
Below you will find an outline of this approach with links, which is intended to provide you with a brief representation of each of the stages.
You will also be able to access and save your very own careers planner using the link opposite where you can record and reflect on your results from the career planning exercises and activities you have carried out and plan next steps to achieve your goals.
Career Planning Exercises
Arriving at a Decision