HEKSS Career Management Webinar Programme

The HEKSS careers team ran a programme of three webinars during October and November 2014. Recordings of these can be found below.

Forthcoming Webinars on Specialty Selection for Foundation Doctors

London Shared Services Webinars

The Careers Unit at London Shared Services also provides webinars for STFS foundation trainees. You can find more information about the webinars and a schedule on their website.

  1. 14 January 2015 - F2 Interview Skills
  2. 20 January 2015 - F2 Interview Skills
  3. 26 January 2015 - F2 Interview Skills

Previous Webinar Recordings 

The webinars below were run between May and November 2014. A new webinar programme is being developed and will be made available soon.

20 May 2014 - Core Medical Training

The HEKSS careers team ran a webinar jointly with the Royal College of Physicians on core medical training and the role of the medical registrar. This was an opportunity to find out more about the career pathway and gain an inside view of the realities of a career as a physician and the challenges of life as a medical reg. Click here to login and view the recording of the webinar.

16 October 2014 – Preparation and Application 2015

  • Preparation for choosing specialty, self-assessment and decision making
  • Sources of information on different specialties
  • Timelines
  • The application form and scoring protocols
  • Competency based questions
  • Medical CVs

28 October 2014 – Specialty Selection Centres 2015 (excluding GP)

  • Timelines
  • What to expect at a specialty selection centre
  • Portfolio station
  • Structured interview
  • Presentations and simulations

12 November 2014 – The GP Recruitment and Selection Process 2015

  • Timelines
  • Sources of information
  • Stage 1 – Application form
  • Stage 2 – Computer based tests
  • Stage 3 – Selection centre