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"It can be difficult to manage your workload sometimes as you do not have one training principal who knows how much work you have at a given point. It takes practice to be able to manage expectations."
First year trainee, London
"Work is often either 'feast or famine'. The periods where you have nothing to do are difficult, especially as it's essentially up to you to be working and busy."
First year trainee, London
"When working weekends and late nights, the hours can be brutal. During busy times it can feel like you are training yourself rather than being trained sometimes and there can be a lack of feedback on work and development at these times."
First year trainee, London
"Sometimes having conflicting workloads and managing the expectations of others in respect of this can be challenging."
First year trainee, London
"The fairly opaque qualification process, by which I mean the lack of knowledge about specific departmental vacancies."
Second year trainee, London
"We don't receive as much supervision as we would on a rotational training contract."
First year trainee, London
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