Paediatrics – Shift practice and rota
The usual working hours are Monday-Friday 9am-5pm. The on-call days run on weekends, 9am-9pm and 9pm-9.30 am the following day.
On-Call for trainees:
There is a 1:9 rota ratio for tier 1 trainees on-call.
Day: 9am – 5pm
Evening: 4.30pm – 9.30pm
Nights: 9pm – 9.30am
Weekends: 9am – 9.30pm
Resident on-call consultant shifts is 1 evening shift per week