The Orthopaedic ST3 interview scoring for 2023 is out of a maximum of 182 points. 82% of these points are from the interview itself, the rest are from the self-assessment questions which are completed during the application. The division of points is as below:
|Self assessment questions||Portfolio section||Clinical section||Prioritisation section|
|Career motivation, learning and development||16||10|
|Judgement under pressure||10|
|Leadership and team involvement||10|
|Organisation and planning||10||10|
|Problem solving and decision making||10||10|
|Communication – information gathering||10||10|
|Communication – information giving||10||10|
The minimal appointable score is usually about 70% (i.e. candidates have to score at least 70% of the points on offer to be eligible for a registrar job).
Please note: the information above is based on the best information available at the time of publication and the Orthopaedic ST3 interview scoring system is subject to change.
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