We aim to bring you useful information on skills, education, learning opportunities and career development for Nurses and AHPs. If you need information on a specific topic related to Nurse or AHP Development that is not listed below, please contact the Training Hub at candptraininghub@nhs.net

The two-year GPN Fellowship will support newly qualified nurses to gain experience as a valued member of the primary care team in a supportive environment and help them to develop a broad understanding of the context in which they are working. The Fellowship for GPNs is open to all Nurses who have graduated since January 2020 and who are employed by a Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Practice or PCN.

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The Training Hub is committed to ensuring all staff in General Practice have equal access to learning and development opportunities to support the requirements of Primary Care. This includes a commitment to ensure every nurse and allied health professional (AHP) has access to the £1000 personal continuing professional development (CPD) budget (over 3 years) allocated by the chancellor in September 2019 as part of government’s pledge to secure a sustainable future for the NHS through the Long Term Plan.

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Placements

The Training Hub supports students and HEIs within the region to allocate placements and also arrange shadowing opportunities in Primary Care.

   

Feedback:I’ve just completed my three days observation of practice nursing. I really enjoyed it. It was so helpful and arranged a very varied three days, observing general appointments and time with the diabetic, family planning and asthma/COPD specialist nurses, and a baby immunisation clinic. I liked the huge variety of work that practice nurses do, and the autonomy but with the support of a great team. Practice nursing is definitely top of my list of career options after this experience. Thank you again for arranging this opportunity.