NHS North East Leadership Academy

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GMTS Programme and Placement Manager Training - Newcastle

Date: 24 June 2019

Time: 09:30 AM to 04:30 PM

Duration: 7 hours

Venue: Mercure George Washington Hotel, Usworth, NE37 1PH


Graduate Management Trainee Development

Leadership Dimensions:

GMTS Programme and Placement Manager Training - Newcastle

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For those who are new to their GMTS role, the session will help you to:

  • Develop knowledge and understanding of the Graduate Management Training Scheme and its key elements
  • Understand the performance monitoring process for the GMTS and how the different elements of the scheme fit into this
  • Understand the factors that make a successful placement
  • Understand what attributes are essential in Programme & Placement Managers
  • Understand the key responsibilities of graduates, Programme & Placement Managers, Local Delivery Partner’s (NHS Leadership Academy North East) and the National Leadership Academy
  • Receive advice and guidance from those with prior experience
  • Develop a support network of fellow programme and placement managers

For those who have previous experience in their GMTS role, the session will provide you with:

  • An update on the latest changes to the scheme and how these will impact on your role
  • An opportunity to refresh your role knowledge and skills
  • An opportunity to network with other Programme & Placement Managers

The Orientation Swap Shop element of the session will provide:

  • Guidance in relation to the orientation process and the elements involved in setting up a successful orientation process for your trainee
  • An opportunity to exchange ideas and contacts for setting up a broad range of orientation experiences for your trainee