Appraisee training – What’s in it for me?

Performance appraisal and its significance to both the supervisor and the employee

  1. Training
    Any date to suit you


    1 day
    2 hours (typically 3 sessions per day)
    First group (10am to 12 noon)
    Second group (1 pm to 3 pm)
    Third group (3 pm to 5pm)

    Your practice or a neighbouring practice

    Course description:
    The key principles of performance appraisal and their significance to both the supervisor and the employee (the appraisee).

    To gain an understanding of:
    • How the appraisee maximises return on investment via the performance appraisal process
    • How the performance appraisal cycle works and its added value to the medical practice
    • The supervisor’s role
    • The appraisee’s role
    • How to prepare for the appraisal discussion when you have been in the role for many years
    • The performance journal and how to use it
    • How to embrace the appraisal process to ensure alignment to the practice’s vision
    Course outline for the day
    The training facilitator will lead discussion relating to the purpose of appraisals in the medical practice and their place in a business context; how they add value for the practice and its employees; preparation for the performance appraisal; their link to learning and development, as well as how they underpin the recruitment and selection process. The training day will consist of discussion, validation of understanding, documentation review and practice in the form of role play.

    Who should attend
    Admin and front-office staff have expressed that they have gained insight and an introduction to new techniques by attending this course, but it is targeted at anyone who is preparing for their performance appraisal. It will benefit groups of staff at similar levels to enable transparency in dialogue.

    Full day: £945 + VAT
    For up to 20 people. You may wish to join up with other neighbouring practices to share the cost of the training.


    Bookings via Practice Index are charged at a discounted rate and come with a money-back guarantee.

    Course delivered by:
    Lynda Wilson

    About the trainer:
    Lynda is a seasoned Training and Recruitment Consultant, having worked across a broad industry sector, including health/medical practices/CCGs. Lynda has worked with clients on a global scale with significant design and delivery of soft skills training. As a qualified, accredited trainer, Lynda aims to support practice managers/supervisors to transform the way appraisals are managed to the benefit of all employees concerned.

    Lynda is fully aware of the dedication and hard work of all staff within the practice and recognises the need for effective collaboration across the workforce. She is equipped with an insight into the business focus whilst balancing staff morale. The appraisal process is an effective tool in managing this aspect.

    “This is one of the best training events I have attended – the coach is very knowledgeable and puts a lot of energy into the event. Lynda’s interpersonal skills are first class.”
    Joanna Hughes, UCL, London

    “The trainer was first class and it is evident she has great expertise in her field.”
    Delegate, ESB, Ireland

    "Lynda was fantastic! It was a thorough and informative training session. I will be recommending to colleagues."
    Jennine Edge, Parkfield Medical Centre
    (Staff appraisals for practice managers/supervisors)

    Please note: If the aforementioned trainer is not available on the day, a suitable replacement trainer will be supplied. For remote parts of the UK, additional travel costs maybe incurred. If so, this will be made clear to you before you book the training.