Anaesthetics ST3 Recruitment

Specialty & Level (Type of Work)                                     Anaesthetics ST3
Recruitment Round                                                          August 2021  
Type of Recruitment                                                         National  
Qualifications & Professional Registration Required       See Anaesthetics ST3 Person Specification                
Anticipated Start Date                                                      Wednesday 4th August 2021  
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                                                                 Monday 23rd November 2020   
Apply from                                                                        Thursday 26th November 2020 (10am)  
Closing Date                                                                     Thursday 17th December 2020 (4pm)  
Invitations to Interview Expected                                       
Interview Window                                                               
Offers from                                                                         
Hold Deadline                                                                   Wednesday 28th April 2021 (1pm)                            
Upgrade Deadline                                                             Friday 30th April 2021 (4pm)                                      
Unit of Application Anaesthetics*
Health Education East Midlands  
Health Education East of England  
Health Education Kent, Surrey & Sussex  
 Health Education London  
Health Education North East  
Health Education North West (Mersey & North Western)  
Health Education South West (Peninsula & Severn)  
Health Education Thames Valley  
Health Education Wessex  
Health Education West Midlands  
Health Education Yorkshire and the Humber  
NHS Education for Scotland  
Northern Ireland Medical and Dental Training Agency  
Health Education and Improvement Wales  
*Vacancy numbers are indicative only and are subject to change.
Selection Centre Selection Centre Dates [2020] Venue
LaSE (London & KSS)      
Midlands & East (East Midlands, East of England & West Midlands)


Midlands & East (East Midlands, East of England & West Midlands)      
North ( North East, North West & Yorkshire & Humber)


North ( North East, North West & Yorkshire & Humber)
Northern Ireland      
South (South West, Thames Valley & Wessex)      
South (South West, Thames Valley & Wessex)      


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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