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We know how challenging it is starting a new post, whatever stage of your training you're at. Get advice, support and information to guide you through your next transition.
Making the step from medical school to being an F1 doctor is both daunting and exciting - get everything you need to know for your first year on the foundation programme.
You've made it through to your second year of foundation training - get advice, continue your learning and get ready to take the step up to specialty training.
Starting your specialty training can bring new challenges - make the most of your new role and see how we can support your professional development.
Over the past few years #TipsForNewDocs has become a great way for doctors to share their advice with those at the start of their medical careers.
Take a look at some of our favourite tips in 2017 for new docs and tell us yours.
Watch our Changeover Checklist video
In partnership with NHS Employers, we have jointly developed guidance on good rostering practices.
Exception reporting will allow you to quickly and easily flag up if your actual work has varied from your agreed work schedule.
See the latest pay scales and guidance for junior doctors in England.
See the latest pay scales and guidance for junior doctors in Northern Ireland.
See the latest pay scales and guidance for junior doctors in Scotland.
See the latest pay scales and guidance for junior doctors in Wales.
Changeover can be a challenging time. Make sure you avoid situations that can cause undue stress by knowing your role and your rights as a junior doctor.
We've developed a tax guide specifically for junior doctors. Find out what you're entitled to and get personal advice if you need more help.
Be sure of the information that employers should provide to you at each stage of the recruitment process, the first post and subsequent rotations.
Access the key guidance to help you understand the new 2016 contract regulations.
Make sure you know your entitlements in your employment contract - from pay banding to understanding your payslip and information on rotas and working patterns.
BMA member - get your contract checked by employment law experts and receive it back within 5 working days using our freepost address.
The BMA library offers a range of facilities, both in person and online, including access to our reading room, a huge range of e-books and e-journals, plus our postal loans service.
Read our guide to checking your rota, learn the rules and use our online tool to check your rota now.
Enhance your career with our non-clinical webinars, e-learning modules, discount to non-clinical BMJ Masterclass and more.
Find out how changes to postgraduate medical education funding could benefit you.
New doctors, welcome to our world: read The Secret Doctor blog
Pointers, hacks and pearls of wisdom: hear from those who've been there and got the scrubs.
Changeover time: into the void read junior doctor Paula Finnegan's blog.
Speak to our expert employment advisers for support with your rota, pay and working arrangements plus get your contract checked for free.
Progress your career as a junior doctor with free access to BMJ Learning, plus a range of resources.
Access useful resources such as our tax guidance exclusively for junior doctors. Help is at hand with our tax, financial, insurance and legal services.
BMA members - download this information booklet to get you up to speed on what the 2016 contract means for you.
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