The Anaesthetics National Recruitment Office at Health Education England working across the West Midlands is the responsible organisation for coordinating CT1 and ST4 recruitment to Anaesthetics specialty training posts (including ACCS Anaesthetics) within the NHS.

Recruitment to anaesthetics training programmes is conducted twice-yearly for August and February commencement.

It is recommended that potential applicants familiarise themselves with the Medical Specialty Recruitment Applicant Handbook 2023. 


Anaesthetics 2023 ST4 recruitment RCOA Website

Interviews in Devolved Nations

Applicants in England applying for posts in one of the devolved nations are advised to avoid booking interviews on days when there is industrial action. Interview days outside of the industrial action will also be available and the recruitment team will endeavour to accommodate affected applicants on one of these




2023 Recruitment


CT1 Applications Thursday 3rd November 2022 (10am) to Thursday 1st December 2022 (4pm)

ST4 Applications Thursday 17th November 2022 (10am) to Thursday 8th December 2022 (4pm)

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