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 […]

My flexi-placement: The Department of Health and Social Care; Offender Health and High Secure Services Team, Mental Health Policy

My experience Having spent the past year working in a Mental Health Provider Trust, I was extremely excited to see […]

Making an Impact in a Limited Time

In my head, 8 weeks doesn’t seem like a very long time for a placement. To meet new colleagues and […]


The Graduate Scheme provides an environment where you are always learning. Shortly before leaving my first placement I did the […]

Hello there!

Hello there! It doesn’t seem like very long ago that it was me reading these blogs and now here we […]

To new beginnings

The past few months have brought a lot of firsts – first time being in London with a full time […]

The whirlwind that is orientation

Nothing I say will quite prepare you for your orientation period (20 days shadowing different departments of your trust). My […]

Over and out!

So after my previous post on the topic of doing things for the final time, sadly this is my final […]

Grad scheme life: 1 month down and why you should apply

My name is Beth, I am on the Health Informatics specialism of the graduate scheme, based in Colchester, Essex. I […]

The Orientation Express

I have just gone back through my calendar and come to the shocking realisation that it has already been 7 […]

Experiencing something new

I am currently 3 weeks into my flexi-placement and really enjoying getting a feel for the differences (but also the […]

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