Training and development

Our values shape everything we do, every single day. They determine our behaviour and the experience of those we look after.

We will always be professional, compassionate, respectful and safe.

Our dedicated Workforce and Practice Development Team pride themselves on delivering support for all staff and providing access to courses where the needs of our patients are put first. 

The team oversees the delivery of: 

  • Mandatory and statutory training   
  • Continuous professional development
  • Leadership and management training
  • Vocational development


Continuous Professional Development (CPD)

All healthcare professionals have a responsibility to keep their skills and knowledge up to date through CPD. 

The Trust has very good partnerships with further education colleges and higher education institutes which support CPD. These include:

  • Kingston University

  • St George’s Health Sciences University

We also provide: 

  • Work-based learning    
  • Shadowing and mentoring opportunities   
  • Internal secondments        
  • Formal courses & conferences
  • Bespoke workshops and study days 
  • E-Learning activities