Choosing your career

Some trainees make up their minds about their career path while still at medical school, but for most the process of choosing a career happens during their Foundation years.

Your Educational Supervisor is usually the first person to discuss your options with.

Other support includes:

PGMDE careers service

Lectures and seminars 2

The PGMDE Careers Service has a wide range of career-related and educational resources for all junior doctors. 

If you feel you have reached a crossroads in your career choice, we can:

Visit us in Library Information Services Centre, first floor, Weston Education Centre.

Foundation trainees careers support

We offer a range of additional support to help you decide and prepare for the next steps in your medical career.

Foundation year 1 trainees:

Foundation year 2 trainees: