Foundation School Committee

The Foundation School Committee Trainee Representative Process

The inaugural meeting of the Foundation School Committee was held in January 2006.

The Committee is chaired by Sarah Rawlinson, Head of Peninsula Foundation School. Membership also includes Trust Foundation Programme Directors, and representatives from Health Education, Exeter and Plymouth Medical Schools, trainees, students, Lay and local health services.

Terms of Reference

The Committee is responsible for making decisions concerning the Foundation Programme in the Peninsula. Amongst other things the Committee has recently discussed important issues such as Foundation School links, the recruitment process for one year F2 posts and the process for signing off F1s.

We publish records of our meetings on this website. These are not formal minutes but records of the Information (I), Actions (A) and Decisions (D) shared and taken by the Committee. The meeting notes can be accessed below:


Meeting notes 4th March 2020

Meeting notes 12th May 2020

Meeting notes 22nd September 2020

Meeting notes 2nd December 2020


For notes of meetings from previous years, please contact Natalie Band