Welcome to the Paediatric Less Than Full Time Training (LTFT) page, by following the links below you will find useful information on all you need to know about how to apply and policies and procedures for applying and working as a LTFT trainee.

Flexible working and Less Than Full Time (LTFT) training is well supported within Paediatrics in the South West.  The links below will help direct you through the application process, legislation surrounding LTFT working and logistics of continuing training part time. 


Dr Sian Ludman (Consultant Paediatrician, Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital) is the Peninsula LTFT trainee advisor.


Dr Marie Wheeler (Consultant Paediatrician, Gloucester) is the Severn LTFT trainee advisor.



The Postgraduate Dean's LTFT representative is Karen Fishenden in Severn and Joseph Campbell in Peninsula




Useful links:

Less Than Full Time Policy (Severn)

Paediatric Less Than Full Time Training Guide (links to Peninsula school website)


send Severn LTFT applications to Karen Fishenden