1 year in NHS England & Improvement’s National Patient Safety team

As most of you will know, on the NHS Graduate Management Training Scheme we spend two years rotating around the […]

Flexi-placement at DHSC

When I discovered a flexi-placement that focussed solely on Women’s Health at DHSC I was immediately interested. My fascination in […]

Night Shift

When I decided to apply for the NHS Graduate Scheme I was sure there would be shifts involved as I […]


The world of work is cruel. It forces you to acknowledge parts of yourself that you have been suppressing for […]

My Favourite Experiences

I am now approaching the very end of my NHS Graduate Scheme experience and in around 3 weeks will be […]

A Week in the life of a Project Manager

When I was applying for the scheme questions I always asked when talking to previous grads were “what does a […]

Acronym Quiz

In this blog post I thought I might do an acronym quiz. Acronyms are really common in the NHS and […]

Celebrating Shared Values while Embracing our Differences

Hey everyone! Today I wanted to share my first EGA Residential experience in Leeds. The four-day residential, comprising of 10-hour […]

Orientation and Beyond

Orientation is one of the highlights of my short career in the NHS so far and is another huge reason […]

New stream, things not going to plan and the media!

Who are you? And what’s this graduate programme you’re on? Mainly things are going well; however, I would be telling […]

5 Things I Wish I Knew Before Applying…

Thinking about applying to the Scheme? Making your way down the ‘Times Top 100 Graduate Employers’ list in the hope […]

Experiencing the NHS

What is an NHS manager? A few months before applying to the scheme I had no idea. However, by the […]

Alert: GMTS Scheme applications are now closed for 2024 entry