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Training Grade Doctors

Training Grade Doctors

Find out more about Training Grade Doctors

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Foundation Year Trainees

The quality of Psychiatry posts for Foundation Year trainees in London is overseen by the Foundation Year Tutor, Dr Ian Hall. During your placement you will be expected to attend 3 simulation training courses covering topics on Confusion and Cognitive Impairment, Mood Disorders and Psychosis.

You will continue with your Foundation scheme teaching, and have the opportunity to attend local teaching programs and Barts Academic Afternoons.

Locality Speciality / Clinical Supervisor Job Description
Luton Foundation Year 1 - General Adult - Acute Inpatient - Dr Kurt Buhagiar Download
Luton Foundation Year 1 - General Adult Psychiatry - Acute Inpatient - Dr Mehraj Shah Download
Luton Foundation Year 2 - General Adult - Acute Inpatients - Dr Kurt Buhagiar Download



Core Trainees

Core Trainees in ELFT will be attached to one of two training schemes

  1. North East Central London Training scheme (Tower Hamlets, City and Hackney and Newham)
  2. East of England (Luton and Bedfordshire)

Click here to find more information on these training schemes and the opportunities available for Core Trainees working with us. You will also find job description for each locality.

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GPvts Trainees

GPvts training posts are available across London and Luton and Bedforshire on either a 4 or 6 month rotation.

London GP training schemes are HackneyTower Hamlets and Newham

Locality Speciality / Clinical Supervisor Job Description
Luton GPSTR - Old Age Psychiatry - Dr Sen Kallumpuram Download
Luton ST Trainee Job Description - Liaison Psychiatry based in Luton Download


Higher Trainees

There are a number of Psychiatry Higher Training Schemes in ELFT. These are:

  • Barts & The Royal London Higher Professional Training Scheme - General Adult & Old Age Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry of Learning Disability (Intellectual Disability) - North London
  • Forensic Training (London)
  • Child and Adolescent Training (London)
  • Luton and Bedfordshire

Click here for more information on each of these schemes and view job descriptions