Anaesthetics ST3 Recruitment

Specialty & Level (Type of Work)                                     Anaesthetics ST3
Recruitment Round                                                          August 2020
Type of Recruitment                                                         National
Qualifications & Professional Registration Required       See Anaesthetics ST3 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                                                                 Tuesday 21st January 2020
Apply from                                                                        Wednesday 29th January 2020 (10am)
Closing Date                                                                     Wednesday 19th February 2020 (4pm)
Invitations to Interview Expected                                      Monday 11th March 2020
Interview Window                                                             Monday 23rd March 2020 -  Thursday 16th April 2020
Offers from                                                                       Tuesday 21st April 2020
Hold Deadline                                                                  Wednesday 29th April 2020 (1pm)
Upgrade Deadline                                                             Friday 1st May 2020 (4pm)            
Unit of Application Anaesthetics*
Health Education East Midlands TBC
Health Education East of England TBC
Health Education Kent, Surrey & Sussex TBC
 Health Education London TBC
Health Education North East TBC
Health Education North West (Mersey & North Western) TBC
Health Education South West (Peninsula & Severn) TBC
Health Education Thames Valley TBC
Health Education Wessex TBC
Health Education West Midlands TBC
Health Education Yorkshire and the Humber TBC
NHS Education for Scotland TBC
Northern Ireland Medical and Dental Training Agency TBC
Health Education and Improvement WalesTBC TBC
*Vacancy numbers are indicative only and are subject to change.
Selection Centre Selection Centre Dates [2020] Venue
LaSE (London & KSS) TBC
Midlands & East (East Midlands, East of England & West Midlands)


Midlands & East (East Midlands, East of England & West Midlands) TBC
North ( North East, North West & Yorkshire & Humber) TBC
North ( North East, North West & Yorkshire & Humber) TBC TBC  
Northern Ireland TBC
Scotland TBC
South (South West, Thames Valley & Wessex) TBC
South (South West, Thames Valley & Wessex) TBC TBC
Wales TBC


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 2019 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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