***** 17 February 2022*****
“Many, many thanks, and more thanks for all the expert help and encouragement you gave, it was invaluable.”
The 2022 competition launched today with the deadline for applications at 5pm on 31 March 2021.
The 2022 competition seems to be very similar to last year’s, with the increased character counts and your 12 cases can be drawn from the last 4 years. However, can I strongly recommend looking at the actual on-line application form when it is available, so that you fully understand what is required? Some of their guidance remains a bit opaque. However, I was advised: “It is possible to have an overlap when describing summary of practise (Section E) and providing case summaries. If applicants are having difficulty understanding what the form requires and feel the Guidance is insufficient, they are of course very welcome to contact the office directly.”
“Hi Tim. I’m pleased to tell you that your record of successfully getting people through continues. Many thanks for all your patience & it definitely made all the difference.”
First and foremost, do read the QC Appointment 2022 Guidance. But I would also strongly recommend that you consider the 2021 competition report and especially the panel’s approach to the competencies these will give you a real insight into who gets appointed and why.