NHS Devon encourages use of the MAG form to record data for appraisal. Please note that you will need to open this file in Acrobat reader or similar. Simple pdf readers like Apple Preview cannot edit the MAG form.
Check out this useful NHS England page providing advice and support regarding appraisal and revalidation. There is no longer financial reimbursement for appraisal time or travel.
Wessex LMCs provide a fantastic (albeit dated 2013) guide for locums and sessional GPs for appraisal and revalidation. It includes examples of straight forward audits and templates that GPs can use for quality improvement ideas. Easy examples could include retrospective audit of antibiotic prescribing against local prescribing guidelines or following up hospital referrals or admissions.
Structured reflective templates available here: (which can be used in conjunction with any appraisal forms)