Anaesthetics & ACCS (Anaesthetics) CT1 Recruitment

Specialty & Level (Type of Work)                                     Anaesthetics/ACCS Anaesthetics CT1
Recruitment Round                                                          August 2020  
Type of Recruitment                                                         National  
Qualifications & Professional Registration Required       See Anaesthetics CT1 Person Specification
                                                                                         See (ACCS) Anaesthetics CT1 Person Specification
Anticipated Start Date                                                      Wednesday 5th August 2020  
Competition Ratios                                                           Visit Specialty Training Website  
Contact Us                                                                        Email Recruitment Team  
Application Process                                                          See Applicant Guidance  
Online Recruitment Portal                                                Oriel  
National Recruitment Timetable
Advert                                                                               BMJ, NHS Jobs, Oriel, Find a job  
Advert Appears                                                                Wednesday 30th October 2019  
Apply from                                                                        Thursday 7th November 2019 (10am)  
Closing Date                                                                     Thursday 28th November 2019 (4pm)  
Invitations to Interview Expected                                      Monday 16th December 2019  
Interview Window                                                              Monday 6th January 2020 - Friday 24th January 2020  
Offers from                                                                        Monday 3rd February 2020  
Hold Deadline                                                                   Friday 13th March 2020 (1pm)  
Upgrade Deadline                                                             Friday 20th March 2020 (4pm)            
Unit of Application Core Anaesthetics* ACCS Anaesthetics*
Health Education East Midlands


Health Education East of England 12 12
Health Education Kent, Surrey & Sussex 30 11
Health Education London 64 32
Health Education North East 5 22
Health Education North West (Mersey & North Western) Mersey 25 NW 18 Merysey 4 NW 13
Health Education South West (Peninsula & Severn)  Peninisula 6 Severn 6  Peninisula 19 Severn 15
Health Education Thames Valley 4 8
Health Education Wessex 12 3
Health Education West Midlands 8 36
Health Education Yorkshire and the Humber 8 36
NHS Education for Scotland 56 15
Northern Ireland Medical and Dental Training Agency 12 4
Health Education and Improvement Wales 20 10
*Vacancy numbers are indicative only and are subject to change.
Selection Centre Selection Centre Dates [2020] Venue
LaSE (London & KSS) Wednesday 8th, Thursday 9th & Friday 10th January 2020 Events Centre, Stewart House, 32 Russell Square, London, WC1B 5DN.  
Midlands & East (East Midlands, East of England & West Midlands) Thursday 23rd & Friday 24th January 2020 Health Educattion East of England, 2-4 Victoria House, West Wing, Capltal Park, Fulborn, Cambridge CB21 5xaTBC  
Midlands & East (East Midlands, East of England & West Midlands) Wednesday 15th, Monday 20th & Wednesday 22nd January 2020 West Bromwich Albion FC, The Hawthorns, 9 Birmingham Rd, West Bromwich B71 4LF  
North ( North East, North West & Yorkshire & Humber) Tuesday 7th, Wednesday 8th & Thursday 9th January 2020 Etihad Stadium, Manchester, M11 3FF  
North ( North East, North West & Yorkshire & Humber) Monday 20th & Tuesday 21st January 2020 Newcastle United Football Club, St. James’ Park, Strawberry Place, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 4ST  
Northern Ireland Friday 24th January 2020 Kingspan Rugby Stadium, 134 Mount Merrion Avenue, Belfast  
Scotland Wednesday 15th, Thursday 16th & 17th January 2020 Marriott Hotel, 500 Argyle Street, Glasgow, G3 8RR  
South (South West, Thames Valley & Wessex) Wednesday 22nd, Thursday 23rd & Friday 24th January 2020 HEE Severn, Park House, 1200 Parkway, Bristol, BS34 8YU  
South (South West, Thames Valley & Wessex) Monday 13th & Tuesday 14th January 2020
HEE Wessex, Southern House, Otterbourne, Winchester, SO21 2RU
Wales Tuesday 14th & Wednesday 15th Janurary 2020 Health Education and Improvement Wales, Ty Dysgu, Cefn Coed, Nantgarw, CF15 7QQ  

For applicants being considered in England and Wales you can interview at any selection centre in these regions and will be considered for all posts in these regions.

For applicants applying to Northern Ireland & Scotland you can only interview in Northern Ireland and be considered for posts in Northern Ireland and interview in Scotland and be considered for posts in in Scotland. 

Selection Centre Dates can be subject to change

Eligibility Criteria, Applicant Guide and Other Recruitment Documents

  • Please refer to the relevant Person Specification[s] for eligibility criteria and read the immigration statement in the 2020 Specialty Training Applicant Handbook which will apply to doctors considering entry to programmes in this round of recruitment.
  • The Applicant Guide is contained in the downloads section. Please ensure you familiarise yourself with all the information contained within before applying for a post.
  • Applicant FAQ's will be answered by the Applicant Guide, if you still require assistance after referring to this please contact ANRO using the contact us page.
  • Information on how to prepare your portfolio for Selection Centre is contained in the downloads section.

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