COVID-19 restrictions to remain in place at The Walton Centre

Restrictions remain in place across the NHS in relation to the COVID-19 pandemic. The safety measures in place over the 18 months therefore remain in place at The Walton Centre - and in our other clinic settings within the community – until further notice.

Due to the increased transmission risk posed by the Omicron variant, visiting has been suspended within The Walton Centre except for exceptional circumstances.

Clinical skills room

Education and learning 

The Education Department is located in the Education Centre, Sid Watkins Building. As an integrated education function, we comprise of Training & Development and Medical Education and the team are committed to providing first class service and training, development and educational opportunities to staff. In brief, the department provides the following: 

  • Trust induction 
  • Mandatory and statutory training 
  • Continued Professional Development and all other non-medical study leave 
  • Organisational Development 
  • Leadership development 
  • Vocational learning, including work placements and apprenticeships 
  • Junior Doctor Induction 
  • Medical student programmes 
  • Junior Doctor / Consultant teaching programme 
  • Management of the education centre facilities 

Page last updated: 09 September 2021