The Moorfields Consultant Interview Course

An exciting new course for trainees seeking their first consultant position. Taught by senior consultants with extensive NHS experience.

As a trainee seeking your first consultant position, you may feel somewhat daunted by the interview process. This half-day course will demystify it and give an in depth analysis on how to approach it.

Course Overview
The course covers the complete process from application, shortlisting and interview:
  • CV preparation
  • Pre interview visits
  • Executive views from Chief Executive/Medical Director
  • The interview panel and their roles
  • How to answer challenging questions
  • Presentation skills
  • Management and leadership styles

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Course Aims
  • Break the myths and make the unknown known, so trainees can be well prepared
  • Ensure trainees know their strengths and weaknesses
  • Provide clear techniques on how to develop a rapport with the panel
  • Consider the appropriate use of both verbal and non-verbal communication skills
  • Enable trainees to face the interview with confidence
Course Highlights
  • Insight into Future of Ophthalmology service provision
  • Techniques for advanced communication skills
  • Know your leadership and management styles
  • Techniques to think outside the box
Benefits of Attending
As a result of attending this course you will gain a better understanding of:
  • The interview process
  • The role of the panel
  • Handling challenging questions
  • Advanced communication and presentation skills
Course Director

Senthil Vijayan - Consultant Anaesthetist, Moorfields Eye Hospital

Course Faculty
  • Louisa Wickham - Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon and Medical Director, Moorfields Eye Hospital
  • Emma Jones - Consultant Ophthalmologist, Moorfields Eye Hospital
  • Rashmi Mathew - Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon, Moorfields Eye Hospital
Who Should Apply

This course is suitable for senior trainee ophthalmologists seeking their first consultant position.


CPD points will be applied for. A certificate of attendance will be awarded at the end of the course.

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Date Location Time Seats Price
14/06/2022 In person, London N1 09:00 - 13:30 (arrivals at 08:45) 16 £250.00

Course fees