Rotation Information

All the rotations in our VTS scheme...

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Banded job, based at Brent Community Mental Health Trust, Brondesbury Road. This role has weekly long days, once monthly nights and weekends at Park Royal.

Adult Psychiatry (Community)

Community (Kilburn)

6 months

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Unbanned ward based job with clinic exposure. A 9-5pm job with no long days, on calls or nights. Opportunity to join a clinic of interest one afternoon a week.

Care of the Elderly Rehab

CMH

6 months

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ITP stands for 'Integrated Training Position'. ITP Posts combine an equal mix of a GP post with another area. We have ITP roles in Ambulatory Surgery (ENT), Medical Education, Women's Health, Paediatrics. These offer an excellent opportunity to widen your clinical exposure. There are no on calls or weekends or nights on this job.

GP ITP

NPH/CMH & GP

6 months

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Banded job, where you can control time and workload. This role has weekly long days, once monthly nights and weekends.

Old Age Psychiatry

Community (Harrow)

6 months

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Unbanded position working at a local Public Health department including one month at the Health Protection Unit in Colindale.

Public Health Medicine

Cloindale

6 months

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Banded job, based at West Middlesex Hospital. This is a ward based job which includes long days weekly, nights and weekends once a month.

Adult Psychiatry (Hospital)

West Middlesex Hospital

6 months

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Banded job, usually coupled with Orthopedics for 3 months. Mainly based in clinics or long days once a week. Nights 1:2, weekends 1:8.

ENT

NPH

3 months

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There are 7 clinical sessions per week (each session being half a day). The 3 remaining sessions are divided into 1 tutorial with your clinical supervisor, 1 self-directed learning session and 1 half day release to join your peers in the weekly VTS teaching programme on Thursday afternoons. There will be a requirement to act as duty doctor for the GP, frequency will vary practice to practice.

General Practice

GP Practice

6 months /1 year

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Based mainly in Paediatric A&E but rotating around the ward and Paeds Daycare unit. There are short placements in Community Paediatrics. Includes nights, weekends and long days.

Paediatrics

NPH

6 months

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Banded rotation with evenings and weekends on call. Described to be more general medicine based where on calls are once a week. It includes a 2 month acute block where you do nights.

Rheumatology

NPH

6 months

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Banded split rotation of 4 months of Care of the Elderly based at NPH & CMH, and 2 months Acute Admissions Unit (AAU) at NPH.

Care of the Elderly

NPH and CMH

6 months

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Banded, busy rota based on shiftwork, varying between paediatric A&E, Adult A&E and resus. Rotation includes regular long days, late shifts, weekends and nights.

Emergency Medicine

NPH

6 months

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Banded rota, every day is split in half, where morning and afternoon are in different places, from labour ward, to triage to clinic. Rotation includes long days once a week, 1:4 weekends, and 1:8 nights.

Obstetrics & Gynaecology

NPH

6 months

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Banded rotation provides an excellent opportunity to learn about end of life care. Long days once a week, with 1:5 weeks nights.

Palliative Care

St Luke's Hospice

6 months

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Banded job, usually coupled with ENT for 3 months. Long days are at Northwick Park Hospital. Long days once every 2 weeks, nights once every month. The job is mainly based on the wards and in clinics.

Trauma and Orthopedics

CMH

3 months

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