“ Throughout the application, do we keep in mind the NHS healthcare model, the civil service competency framework or both? ”

Stephanie May T. asked a question
during the live chat Q&A on the new NHS Graduate Scheme: The Department of Health & Social Care Health Policy Fast Track Scheme
to NHS Recruitment Team

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Eleanor K.

Great question- I'm also wondering this!

Daniel M.

Great question, thank-you for asking

Josh A.

Thanks for the question, I'm also wondering this. Also how do we balance those frameworks if we applied to the DHSC fast track and put the NHS policy stream as a second option.

DHSC Health Policy Fast Track Scheme, DHSC

Hi Stephanie, you will be assessed against the NHS Leadership Model, but there are a lot of similarities in the skills and behaviours that we are looking for:

How to be successful in the recruitment process for the @NHSGradScheme targetjobs.co.uk/employer-hubs/nhs/43729… 

Stephanie May T.

Thank you!


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