This site is intended for health professionals only

Education and training

GPs don’t have time to train apprentices, warns doctors’ union

A doctors’ union has warned about the implications of the

comments icon (4)

Red tape removed for GP returners joining Covid vaccine effort

The Government has moved to remove excessive red tape for

comments icon (7)

GP trainee recruitment sees 7% rise as annual target beaten for third year running

GP trainee numbers in England have risen by 7%, beating

comments icon (7)

500 GP trainees to get £20k golden hellos next year

Health Education England has expanded the £20,000 GP trainee golden

comments icon (6)

GMC to continue face-to-face PLAB tests in Manchester despite tier 3 lockdown

Exclusive GP examiners have expressed concerns over GMC plans to

comments icon (1)

RCGP embarks on fresh round of redundancies due to Covid-19

The RCGP is set to make around 30 staff redundant,

comments icon (9)

HEE invites GPs to funded course on digital healthcare

Health Education England (HEE) is seeking applicants for 30 new

Government lifts caps on university medical school places

The Government has lifted its cap on the number of

Practices offered £10,000 a year to support development of new GPs

NHS England is offering £10,000 per newly qualified GP to

GP practices to receive at least £28k to host medical undergraduate

GP practices will receive a minimum of £28,000 to host

The number of GP trainees continues to rise in Scotland

The number of GP training places accepted in Scotland has

Wales increases fill rate for GP training posts

A marketing campaign and financial incentives have successfully boosted GP

comments icon (1)

HEE to fund 250 extra FY2 posts to boost GP recruitment in 2020/21

Health Education England will invest in 250 extra foundation year