We are lucky to have a proactive and innovative team of directors that are keen to work with trainees to provide the highest quality training and support them in their development.

Dr Asif Omar

I completed my GP Training in the Lake District and shortly thereafter moved to Suffolk to be nearer family.

Since that time I have worked locally and have been a GP Partner since 2003.

Over that time I have expanded my educational interests having held roles such  GP Tutor, GP Trainer, Honorary Senior Lecturer and an Undergraduate Facilitator for Cambridge University.

I was appointed as TPD for the Colchester Scheme in early 2016. I hope to use my knowledge and experience to make the scheme a rewarding and enjoyable programme.

I look forward to working with you all in the future.



Dr Amit Tiwari

I qualified from Imperial College school of medicine and did my GP training in Surrey.

I moved to Essex to be closer to family.  I have been a GP partner since 2007 and a full GP trainer since 2013.

I started as a TPD for Colchester in September 2018.

I have a passion for General practice and training.

My other interests include movies and cricket.

I look forward to working with GP trainees through our innovative and supportive training programme.



Jayne Hiley, RGN, MSc

I am a Registered Nurse, qualifying in 1982 at the Sheffield Teaching Hospitals. Since 1993 I have lived in North East Essex and from 1995 to 2000 worked as a Practice Nurse in General Practice in Harwich, then as an Advanced Nurse Practitioner following completion of a Master’s Degree in Advanced Clinical Practice at the University of Essex.

I was appointed as a GP Tutor in 2002 and completed a Post Graduate Certificate in Medical Education in 2005. I joined the Colchester Scheme as TPD in April 2019.

My substantive role is the Director of Operations and Quality for Anglian Community Enterprise which is a not for profit, employee owner Social Enterprise delivering community and primary care services across NEE.

I am committed to the advancement of education and excellent clinical practice and look forward to working with the Colchester Scheme GP Trainees in the future.







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