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Trainees

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On acceptance of your offer of a GP Training place in Wales, we will send you relevant information.

For any queries please email heiw.gptraining@wales.nhs.uk.

The lead employer for all GP trainees in Wales is NHS Wales Shared Services. For all employment queries please email nwsspsle@wales.nhs.uk.

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Inter deanery transfers

Support for medical trainees who've had unforeseen, significant change in personal circumstances since starting their current training.

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Intra deanery transfers

Support for GP trainees who've had an unforeseen, significant and permanent change in circumstances since commencing their training.

Less than full time training (LTFT)

Less Than Full Time (LTFT) training is a scheme whereby eligible trainee doctors and dentists of all grades are able to work on a part time basis when full-time work is impossible or unreasonable rather than having to give up work.

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Out of programme

Applying for Out of programme (OOP) Experience for GP Trainees in Wales

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Study leave

GP trainees are entitled to 15 days (30 sessions) per 6 month general practice post. The entitlements are the same whether the trainee is full or part time.