Here you can find helpful information
on being a trainees at RCPsych in Wales.
If you are a trainee and wish to
add further information email Siobhan.email@example.com
Trainee Engagement Afternoon
Thursday 26 November 2015
RCPsych in Wales
Mount Stuart Square
The College in Wales is hosting a
trainee engagement afternoon for trainees of all grades in
Wales. This event is free to attend.
- The future of training in
Wales/Q&A session. Dr Ian Collings, Head of School for
Psychiatry, Wales Deanery/Consultant Psychiatrist, ABM UHB
- RCPsych Trainee membership benefits -
interactive session. Mr Richard Gott, Interim Director,
Membership Relations, RCPsych
Timings for this event are available
on the programme.
To book a place, please contact Siobhan.firstname.lastname@example.org
Vacancies to RCPsych in Wales
2 x Trainee attachments to Policy
and Public Affairs
The attachment gives ST4 – ST6 trainees the
opportunity to work within the RCPsych in Wales office using some
of the time allocated within their training programme for training
in non-direct clinical care. The attachments are ideally for
one year but shorter periods may be considered.
The recommended time commitment should be
equivalent to one session per week.
The attachment scheme is fully supported by
the Specialty Advisor (Head of School) and the Specialty Training
Applications need to be supported by the
trainee’s Programme Director and Educational Supervisor.
Attachments will be advertised in the local eNewsletter, web page
and Senior Trainees Group.
Interviews will be held in the Cardiff office
using teleconferencing to prevent unnecessary travel.
Following appointment the successful applicant
will develop a work plan with the Chair, RCPsych in Wales in
conjunction with the local College staff. The Chair will
supervise this aspect of the trainees work.
Trainees will be expected to identify one or
more discrete pieces of work as well as gaining an understanding of
wider Policy Unit function.
The job description can be found
Expressions of interest to Siobhan Conway: Siobhan.email@example.com
The closing date for applications is Friday 27 November
Cardiff CASC Training
You are advised that the next CASC workshop
and Mock CASC exam have been organised by Cardiff CASC
· CCT CASC
workshop - Wednesday 2 December, Postgraduate Centre,
· Mock CASC
Exam – Tuesday 15 December, University Hospital of Wales,
Please contact Dr Durre Shahwar regarding any queries
We are delighted to present this
‘Registrar’. You’ll find a combination of events, conference
reports, opinion pieces, education & training news, and our
2015 reader competition. We’d love to hear your views about the
magazine and welcome submissions for the next edition to
Understanding The Francis
Summary for Trainees
There's been a lot of talk today about the
'Francis report' (Mid Staffs) and many of us won't really have
heard or understood what it's about.
We've put together a (thankfully) short
synopsis of what we, as medical trainees, think we all need to
know. (It really does only take a minute to read!)
We need to stop thinking of ourselves as
'just' the Junior Doctors - we can have an impact if we want
Please spread the word:
- print this out and put it up in your mess / on the wards
- forward this email to everyone you know
- 'like us' on Facebook
- tweet / RTH the link
If you want any more info look at:
FMLM trainee members
RCPsych in Wales PTC
- Dr Maryam Afzal, Higher Trainee
- Dr Lionel Peter, Higher Trainee
- Dr Rupert Thurston, Core Trainee
Wales Student Psychiatric
The Wales Student Psychiatric Society
have a facebook page of the same name and an email address WSPS@live.co.uk
The Society are always looking for
support and anyone interested can contact Dr Ben Shooter on
or via the facebook site.