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Bidding Rounds

NHSE is providing Local Education Providers and Schools with the opportunity to bid for investment to expand an existing approach or develop a new idea that relates to creating and imbedding a supportive return to practice for doctors and dentists in training.

Examples include (but are not limited to):

  • "Brainstorming" events for departments, trainers, medical staffing departments, medical education departments, etc., to consider mechanisms to support trainees returning from a period of time out.
  • Speciality-specific developments within Schools to support returners.
  • "Bootcamps" and SuppoRTT course development.
  • Trust-based support groups for trainees, with identified objectives.
  • Enhanced inductions.
  • Developing resources for returning or out of programme trainees.
  • Post-covid initiatives / courses

The bidding round for activities to run in the 2023/24 financial year has now closed. 

Before submitting a bid, please ensure that you read our SuppoRTT Bid Guidance Notes in full. This contains information about the bidding round, the application procedure to follow, the standards that your application must comply with and the scoring criteria that the panel will use to assess your application.

Applications must be submitted via our online portal, which will open on Monday 27 February 2023.