New Professionals' Month

Whether you’re a final year student, freshly graduated, or you qualified in the last two years, there’s something for you

Welcome to the hub for New Professionals' Month

This is the first ever SoR New Professionals' Month! We have been listening, and we have a fantastic range of events lined up for you across November. 

Whether you’re a final year student, freshly graduated, or you qualified in the last two years, there’s something for you. From wellbeing and confidence, to pay and pensions, join our fully interactive sessions as we talk and listen in equal measure. These are your events, so don’t miss out!

Be sure to follow us on Twitter @SCoREvents, for up-to-the-minute updates on all our events, recorded content and new resources.

If you have any questions, please email us: [email protected]

Event Programme | November 2021

Week 1

LIVE: Life-Work Balance: The Art of Saying No
Tuesday 2 November, 19:00-20:00

Confidence in the Workplace
Thursday 4 November

Week 2

Positive Partnerships with Students
Tuesday 9 November

LIVE: What is a Pension Anyway? A Guide for New Professionals 
Thursday 11 November, 19:00 -20:00 

Week 3

Band 5 and Beyond: A Careers Showcase
Monday 15 November

Deciphering your Payslip
Thursday 18 November

Week 4

LIVE: Open New Professionals Forum Meeting
Monday 22 November, 19:00-20:30 
For more information, email the Students & New Professionals Officer: [email protected]. 

LIVE: Perfect Preceptorship: A Listening Event
Thursday 25 November, 19:00-20:30 

Speaker biographies

Recorded Webinars

Find out more about our up-coming recorded sessions here. We'll also be adding the recordings of our live sessions, so you can reinforce what you've learnt or catch-up on what you missed

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Related links and resources


  • New Professionals: Becoming a health and safety rep

    In this Synergy News article, Nichola Jamison and Rhys Martin explain the benefits of taking up a union health and safety role. 

    View the full article here on page 14 & 15.

  • Pension information and guidance

    Find helpful signposting information on pensions below:

    • Find information about the NHS Pension Scheme here
    • To learn more about your State Pension click here
    • Find out your State Pension age and details on planning for retirement here.
    • A handy pension 'need-to-knows' guide can be found here.
  • SoR Launches New Professionals Network

    The SoR has launched a New Professionals’ Forum to meet the needs of final year radiography students and those recently qualified who want to stay connected with colleagues at the start of their careers.

    To find out more, click here