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Person Specifications

The 2022 person specifications are published below under each level.

It is important to study the person specification for each specialty entry level to which you might apply. Each specification clearly states the entry requirements for that level and will help you decide which level is most appropriate for you. Applying to the most appropriate level will optimise your chances of success.

Note: Entry level requirements may differ between Scotland and England.

Please ensure that you check the Lead Recruiter or UK specialty training website for the most up to date person specifications and guidance.

 

SPECIALTIES

LEAD RECRUITER WEBSITE

Acute Internal Medicine

ST4

Physician Speciality Recruitment Office (PSRO)

Anaesthetics

ACCS Anaesthetics CT1

Core Anaesthetics CT1

Anaesthetics ST4

Anaesthetics National Recruitment Office (ANRO)

Broad Based Training

CT1

Scottish Medical Training (SMT)

Cardiology

ST4

Physician Specialty Recruitment Office (PRSO)

Cardiothoracic Surgery

ST1

ST3

Health Education England (HEE) Wessex

Chemical Pathology

ST3

Health Education England (HEE) East Midlands

Clinical Genetics

ST3

Physician Specialty Recruitment Office (PSRO)

Clinical Neurophysiology

ST3

Health Education England (HEE) Yorkshire and Humber

Clinical Oncology

ST3

Health Education England (HEE) London & the South East

Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics

ST4

Physician Specialty Recruitment Office (PSRO)

Clinical Radiology

ST1

ST2

ST3

ST4

Health Education England (HEE) London & the South East

Combined Infection Training

ST3

ST4

Physician Specialty Recruitment Office (PSRO)

Community Sexual and Reproductive Health

ST1

Health Education England (HEE) East

Core Surgical Training

CT1

Health Education England (HEE) London & the South East

Dermatology

ST3

Physician Specialty Recruitment Office (PSRO)

Diagnostic Neuropathology

ST3

Health Education England (HEE) London & the South East


Emergency Medicine

ACCS Emergency Medicine CT1

 Health Education England (HEE) London & the South East

Emergency Medicine ST3 DREEM

Health Education England (HEE) Yorkshire and Humber

Emergency Medicine ST4

Health Education England (HEE) Yorkshire and Humber

Endocrinology and Diabetes

ST4

Physician Specialty Recruitment Office (PSRO)

ENT (Otolaryngology)

ST3

Health Education England (HEE) Yorkshire and Humber

Forensic Histopathology

ST3

Scottish Medical Training (SMT)

Gastroenterology

ST4

Physician Specialty Recruitment Office (PSRO)

General Practice

ST1

General Practice National Recruitment Office (GPNRO)

General Surgery

ST3

Health Education England (HEE) London & the South East

Genitourinary Medicine

ST4

Physician Specialty Recruitment Office (PSRO)

Geriatric Medicine

ST4

Physician Specialty Recruitment Office (PSRO)

Haematology

ST3

Physician Specialty Recruitment Office (PSRO)

Histopathology

ST1

Health Education England (HEE) London & the South East

Immunology

ST3

Physician Specialty Recruitment Office (PSRO)

Intensive Care Medicine

ST3

Intensive Care Medicine National Recruitment Office (ICMNO)

Internal Medical Training

CT1

ACCS Internal Medicine CT1

Physician Specialty Recruitment Office (PSRO)

Medical Oncology

ST3

Physician Specialty Recruitment Office (PSRO)

Medical Ophthalmology

ST3

Physician Specialty Recruitment Office (PSRO)

Neurology

ST4

Physician Specialty Recruitment Office (PSRO)

Neurosurgery

ST1

ST2

Health Education England (HEE) Yorkshire and Humber

Nuclear Medicine

ST3

Year 6

Physician Specialty Recruitment Office (PSRO)

Obstetrics and Gynaecology

ST1

ST3

Health Education England (HEE) North West

Occupational Medicine

ST3

Health Education England (HEE) London & the South East


Ophthalmology

ST1

Health Education England (HEE) South West

ST3

Health Education England (HEE) South West

Oral Maxillofacial Surgery

ST1

ST3

Health Education England (HEE) South West


Paediatrics

ST1

Paediatric National Recruitment Office

ST3

Paediatric National Recruitment Office

ST4

Paediatric National Recruitment Office

Paediatric Cardiology
ST4

Health Education England (HEE) Wessex

Paediatric Surgery
ST3

Health Education England (HEE) Yorkshire and Humber

Paediatric and Perinatal Pathology ST3

Health Education England (HEE) London & the South East

Pallative Medicine

ST4

Physician Specialty Recruitment Office (PSRO)

Plastic Surgery

ST3

Health Education England (HEE) London & the South East


Psychiatry

Child and Adolescent
ST1
ST4

Health Education England (HEE) North West

Forensic ST4

General Adult ST4

Learning Disability ST4

Old Age ST4

Psychotherapy ST4

Public Health

ST1

Health Education England (HEE) East Midlands

Rehabilitation Medicine

ST3

Physician Specialty Recruitment Office (PSRO)

Renal Medicine

ST4

Physician Specialty Recruitment Office (PSRO)

Respiratory Medicine

ST4

Physician Specialty Recruitment Office (PSRO)

Rheumatology

ST4

Physician Specialty Recruitment Office (PSRO)

Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery

ST1

Scottish Medical Training (SMT)

ST3

Health Education England (HEE) Yorkshire and Humber

Urology

ST3

Health Education England (HEE) Yorkshire and Humber

Vascular Surgery

ST3

Health Education England (HEE) London & the South East


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