Feedback

Mentoring scheme – feedback 2013-14

100% of mentees said that they would use the Scheme again

100% of mentees said that they would suggest the Scheme to another user

 67% said that they found the mentoring scheme extremely helpful

16.5% said that they found the mentoring scheme to be very helpful

16.5% said that they found the mentoring scheme to be quite helpful

General comments regarding benefits from the scheme:-

  •    Confidentiality, trust and integrity, I needed to be dealing with a senior colleague who has gravitas, good judgement and experience of doctors’ difficulties”.
  •   “Honesty about telling me truths”
  •   “I realised that I need to address some of the issues within the partnership with a degree of frankness and urgency, both for the benefit of the patients and my own health”
  •     It was good to be able to use the mentor as a sounding board and have the advice of an experienced and well respected, but independent colleague, that I am not being unreasonable in my expectations of my colleagues or myself”
  •   “The confidential nature of the service is essential”
  •   “The mentor was incredibly responsive, offering an appointment within a week at a place of my choosing. The time given in an evening was very generous and gratefully received”
  • “My wife feels that it was hugely beneficial to my mental health”
  • “I saw things with a new perspective”
  •   “It refreshed my thoughts and attitude to the situation”
  •   “I felt better able to resist workload pressure”.