Towards the end of my first placement

So, it’s coming towards the end of my first placement. The way the General Management scheme is structured means your […]

Choosing a Conference

As part of the NHS Graduate Scheme you are able to choose one conference to attend within your trainee years. […]

How to hit the ground running…

GMTS was recently ranked as number seven of the top 300 most popular graduate employers in the Guardian’s annual survey. […]

A week in the life of an Assistant Service Manager at a Mental Health Trust

Hello! I know there have been a few blogs with similar titles but every role on the graduate scheme is […]

Strawberries, emails and interview paperwork!

It’s been a busy few weeks since I have last blogged. I’ve moved house, restarted my MSc unit, presented for […]

My Week at a Glance

Hi everyone, for this blog I’d like to give you an insight to what my typical week looks like as […]

On reflection…

Hello again! Since my last blog, I’ve been doing a lot of thinking, or, more specifically… reflecting. Reflection was something of […]

What I Wish I’d Known

When on the scheme, a lot of lovely people will offer you advice and if you’re anything like me you’ll […]

Partnership working with the police

As you will have seen if you have read any other trainee blogs, everyone’s role is different. An exciting opportunity […]


Hi thereCongratulations to all who have received offers from the Graduate Scheme! My fifth ‘P’ blog of the year is […]

Tribes and Tribalism

It has been a really busy few months for me, both on the scheme and outside of the scheme! In […]

Learning from Failure

Hello from an (unusually) sunny Cornwall! So this is my first blog since joining the scheme around 6 months ago […]

Alert: GMTS Scheme applications are now closed for 2024 entry

Applications for 2025 entry will open on the 30th September 2024