Question Bank( Medical Doctor Interview Questions )

With your help we are compiling a set of interview questions, so that all trainees can benefit and practice before the interviews.

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 Tell us what sort of post you were applying for: Interview Question
Paediatrics Training

You are the paeds rehab fellow, a nurse on the ward contacts you regarding a conversation she had had with the mother of an inpatient. The mother has reported that she is feeling overwhelmed but the patient’s routine, all the medications, OPDs and other requirements. How do you manage this situation?

Paediatrics Training

Please tell us about why we should choose you?

Paediatrics Training

A new born screening test results comes back as positive for congenital hypothyroidism (I think but could be any of them), the patient requires review, but you cannot get in contact with the patient’s usual paediatrician, how do you manage this situation?

Paediatrics Training

Please tell us about your 5 year career path and goals and how this position will help?

Paediatrics Training

Please tell us about a previous experience with clinical governance and how your actions improved patient safety

Paediatrics Training

Can you give an example of how clinical governance impacts upon paediatric medicine?

Paediatrics Training

The role involves significant responsibilities for patient care along with staff support. It can be stressful, please describe what resilience measures you have in place in your own life to manage these challenges.

Paediatrics Training

Please tell us about your research interest and previous experience

Paediatrics Training

You request a consultation from a clinical colleague you have previously had a good relationship with. Unfortunately they are refusing to see your patient and have become verbally aggressive with you, how do you manage this situation?

Paediatrics Training

Specifically states as the ‘formal’ section of the interview has concluded. For departmental planning purposes, are you planning any leave next year? (Note: this is an illegal question)

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Interview Questions Form

For helping AdvanceMed provide better services to trainees in the future
  • Please tell us about an interview question you encountered that you think we should try to cover in our workshops.