Guardian of Safe Working

Our Guardian of Safe Working ensures Doctors in Training work hours which are safe.

You can contact the Guardian by e-mail on

You can also e-mail this address to get your log in set for the St George’s exception reporting system.  A guide to exception reporting for doctors in training working at St Georges (including The Priory) and in GP practices across South London is below:

How to exception report guide

Important note:  As of 1st August 2018, any exception reports submitted over 14 days after the exception has taken place will be considered invalid and will not be actioned

A guide for supervisors in these settings is also available below:

How to respond to exception reports

A copy of ‘The Guardian.SW’ Newsletter has been sent out regularly since September 2016 to all GP trainers across South London and Consultants employed by St George’s.  Copies are also sent to GP trainees across South London and Specialty trainees employed by St George’s.  Previous editions of the Guardian can be found here.

Previous Guardian of Safe Working reports can be accessed here

General information relating to 2016 Terms and Conditions, Work Schedules and Exception reporting can be found on the NHS Employers website here