Page 1: Welcome to the SuppoRTT Initial Return Form

This form is to be completed with the Trainee and Appropriate Educator/Supervisor* at the Initial Return Meeting. 

It is recommended the Initial Return Meeting takes place 8-12 weeks prior to the Trainees estimated date of return.

This form is to be completed with the Trainee and Appropriate Educator / Supervisor*.

It is the responsibility of the Educational Supervisor and Training Programme Director to disseminate the Trainees plan of return to all relevant educators/supervisors/medical education departments who will be responsible for the Trainee during their return.

If you have any queries regarding the SuppoRTT Programme please visit the SuppoRTT Webpage or contact the SuppoRTT Team at

*For the purpose of this document, ‘Appropriate Educator/Supervisor’ can be categorised but not limited to; Educational Supervisors (ES), College Tutors, Clinical Supervisors (CS), Foundation Programme Directors (FPD), Training Programme Directors (TPD), Head of Schools (HoS), Directors of Medical Education (DME), SuppoRTT Champion.

Please note that by using this form, you agree to NHSE's latest privacy statement which can be found here:

The information collected in this form will be securely held by NHSE and will only be accessible to those directly involved in the Supported Return to Training.. Information may also be made available to the trainees employing Trusts i.e HR and Medical Education / Supported Return to Training Champion / administrator, Head of School, Training Programme Director.  Data will not be shared wider without your explicit consent.