Supported Return to Training (SuppoRT) Courses and Events Information

The SuppoRTT Courses and Events page lists upcoming SuppoRTT courses and events in London. Designed to inform Return to Practice trainees and Educators of the options available in supporting a safe and confident return for trainees.

Below are details of the current upcoming courses and events. For further information and how to register select an event below.

 

For information regarding Kent, Surrey and Sussex (KSS) Supported Return to Training Courses and Events click here to access the KSS website. The Professional Support Unit also offers professional courses and conferences more information can be found here.

 

 

V-Space peer support and group coaching for returning trainees - October start

V-Space is an online group coaching and peer support programme for doctors returning to training, and is relaunching in October 2021 with the introduction of themed groups. If you are a doctor returning to training, simply register for the group which best matches your reason for absence by selecting one of the following themes:

•    Parental leave (maternity & paternity) 2 groups starting in Oct & Nov 2021
•    Medical leave (illness or Covid-19 related) – dates TBA
•    Academic / research – dates TBA
•    Career break – dates TBA

For more information and to register click here 

Return and Thriving in Training Virtual Coaching workshop series - 1st November 2021, 14:00- 16:00

Return and Thriving in Training Virtual Coaching Workshops. These sessions are primarily aimed at trainees who have returned to work under the SuppoRTT scheme in the last 12 months with any remaining places being made available to Less than Full Time trainees.  There are 12 spaces available in this cohort, with a further 12 in a second cohort which will run in early 2022. Places will be allocated on a first come first served basis. 

 

Dates for Cohort 1 are on:

  • 01 November 2021
  • 15 November 2021
  • 24 January 2022
  • 31 January 2022
  • 28 February 2022
  • 28 March 2022

 

All running from 14:00 – 16:00 and it is essential that you attend all 6 sessions.

 

If you are interested, please sign up using this LINK

 

If you have any further queries about this, please contact Dr Laura Checkley laura.checkley1@nhs.net our LTFT Champion and SuppoRTT Champion

 

Return to work: personal skills and wellbeing workshop - 2nd November 2021

Return to work course for Health and Social Care staff, topics cover wellbeing and personal skills. For more information and to register click here

V-Space peer support and group coaching for returning trainees - November start

V-Space is an online group coaching and peer support programme for doctors returning to training, and is relaunching in October 2021 with the introduction of themed groups. If you are a doctor returning to training, simply register for the group which best matches your reason for absence by selecting one of the following themes:

•    Parental leave (maternity & paternity) 2 groups starting in Oct & Nov 2021
•    Medical leave (illness or Covid-19 related) – dates TBA
•    Academic / research – dates TBA
•    Career break – dates TBA

For more information and to register click here 

M4MD PROGRAM Mindfulness for Medical Doctors two day online retreat - Friday 12th November & Mon. 15th Nov. 2021, 08:30 - 17:30

A Two-Day Intensive Retreat of mindfulness-based cognitive skill training for all medical doctors. We particularly welcome registration from doctors returning to NHS duties from
longer periods of leave. For more information and to register click here.

Frimley Going-out of-training programme - Tuesday 23rd November 2021, 9:00 - 12:00

Free virtual event available for all London/KSS trainees

This morning session is organised by the Supported Return to Training (SRTT) Champion and Clinical Fellow at Frimley Park Hospital.

It includes talks on:

  • The SRTT programme and how to access funding and support
  • Taking time out for research
  • Parental Leave
  • Professional Support Unit

 

Please complete the following Google Doc to register your interest:

 

https://forms.gle/frf5E7K2Wtwmktqp7

Supported Return to Training course at St Georges Hospital - Friday 26th November 2021, 09:00 - 16:30

Supported Return to Training Course at St Georges Hospital:

This course is designed to help trainees feel more prepared for their return to work by providing:

  • Updates for clinical practice
  • Clinical skills session
  • Actor-based communication skills simulations, covering a range of topics which will be tailored to the participants
  • Well-being session
  • Opportunities to meet and network with other trainees whom have taken time out of training.

Dates for courses are:

  • 26/11/2021 
  • 02/05/2022

Please contact SuppoRTT Champion Rosy Wells (rosy.wells@stgeorges.nhs.uk) if you are interested in attending the course. For more information and to register click here.

 

 

Return to work: personal skills and wellbeing workshop - 9th December 2021

Return to work course for Health and Social Care staff, topics cover wellbeing and personal skills. For more information and to register click here

Return to Clinical Practice in Obstetrics and Gynaecology online one-day course - 10th December 2021

New dates for the Return to Acute Clinical Practice in O&G Courses for London and KSS.

10th December 2021 (one day all virtual course).

For more information and to book a place click here

 

Return to work: personal skills and wellbeing workshop - 16th December 2021

Return to work course for Health and Social Care staff, topics cover wellbeing and personal skills. For more information and to register click here

 

M4MD PROGRAM Mindfulness for Medical Doctors two day online retreat - Friday 4th and Mon. 7th Feb 2022, 08:30 - 17:30

A Two-Day Intensive Retreat of mindfulness-based cognitive skill training for all medical doctors. We particularly welcome registration from doctors returning to NHS duties from
longer periods of leave. For more information and to register click here.

SuppoRTT: Simulation and Human Factors workshop - 9th February 2022, 9:00 - 17:00

West Hertfordshire Hospitals Trust in conjunction with the West Hertfordshire initiative in Simulation Education and Health Education England, are hosting a day of Human Factors and Simulation based Education. For more information and to register click here.

Return to Clinical Practice in Obstetrics and Gynaecology online one-day course - 3rd and 4th March 2021

New dates for the Return to Acute Clinical Practice in O&G Courses for London and KSS.

3rd and 4th March 2022 (one day all virtual course).

For more information and to book a place click here

Supported Return to Training Course at St Georges Hospital - Monday 2nd May 2022, 09:00 - 16:30

Supported Return to Training Course at St Georges Hospital:

This course is designed to help trainees feel more prepared for their return to work by providing:

  • Updates for clinical practice
  • Clinical skills session
  • Actor-based communication skills simulations, covering a range of topics which will be tailored to the participants
  • Well-being session
  • Opportunities to meet and network with other trainees whom have taken time out of training.

Dates for courses are:

  • 26/11/2021 
  • 02/05/2022

Please contact SuppoRTT Champion Rosy Wells (rosy.wells@stgeorges.nhs.uk) if you are interested in attending the course. For more information and to register click here.