Training Programme Support (TPS)


You should contact us when 

  • You have concerns about your  Educational relationship with a trainee 
  • You want advice about your role as a GP Trainer or Educational Supervisor 
  • There are significant changes in the practice 
  • You become aware of practice performance issues especially if these involve either CQC or the GMC 
  • The practice receives an excellent or unsatisfactory CQC rating  
  • You want to take a break from training, or are returning after a break 

We will contact you to 

  • Follow up your questions and requests 
  • Offer a Trainer support meeting, if we think that one might be needed 
  • Ask you to respond to unexpected End of Post Feedback 


Trainer Support Telephone Advice   

This is a new TPD led service with Dr Guy Robertshaw

Day: Wednesday

Time: 12.00 - 1.00pm

Tel: 0191 3340234

If you require support on a different day then please contact Chris Alderson, Speciality Programme Coordinator on 0191 3340831 / for initial advice and, if required, a follow up meeting/discussion with a TPD.