The traditional route of full-time clinical training with direct progression to a full-time consultant post may not work for everyone. Top tips for physicians at different stages of their career and advice on discussing flexible working with their employers are provided below.
This toolkit discusses opportunities for physicians to work flexibly as an alternative to leaving the NHS and provides examples of flexible ways of working, as well as top tips for doctors at different stages of their career.
Sharing experiences can be a cathartic and powerful way to help improve mental health. Not only can shared experiences help you to know that you are not alone, they can also inspire and support others in a similar situation.