Professional Development * Supporting Your Career * Mentoring

New! Mentoring scheme

The mentoring scheme is a flexible and open platform that matches developing professionals to trusted mentors with relevant skills and knowledge. This brand new service is open exclusively for members – and completely free! Whether you are newly qualified or an experienced consultant, this scheme offers you a unique opportunity for career development.


Become a mentor

Join the scheme as an expert mentor – you’ll be helping others to shape their careers and develop your own mentoring skills. All the while, being recognised as an expert in your field.


  • Gain insights into the needs of newly qualified professionals
  • Develop strong and enjoyable connections with your peers
  • Take the opportunity to reflect on your career as well as build on your own skillset


Become a mentee

Be matched with an experienced mentor and gain the knowledge you need to develop in your career, while also creating meaningful relationships and expanding your rheumatology network.


  • Learn from the mentor's knowledge and expertise to focus on what is needed to grow professionally.
  • Gain specific skills and knowledge that are relevant to your personal goals
  • Have access to a friendly ear to share frustrations as well as successes

Rheumatology researchers mentoring scheme

The rheumatology researchers mentoring scheme aims to support a wide range of potential researchers. Whether you are an experienced consultant looking to move into an academic career, an early career researcher, or have no research experience yet but an interest or idea you’d like support to develop, then we encourage you to apply.

Get involved

Signing up for these mentoring schemes is easy through our online platform. You will have the flexibility to decide how you want your relationships to work.

Have you got questions about the scheme? Email

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