Welcome to the
General Practice National Recruitment Office

The GP National Recruitment Office (GPNRO) was set up by the Committee of General Practice Education Directors (COGPED) in November 2002 is the administrative body responsible for co-ordinating the nationally agreed and quality assured process for recruitment to GP Specialty Training Programmes in Great Britain and Northern Ireland. One of our main roles is to help the Local Education Training Boards (LETBs)/deaneries deliver a standard and robust recruitment and selection process that is reliable, valid and fair.


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Career Options for GPs

Most GPs work in conventional practices, but there are a range of other career options available too.



Oriel is a single recruitment portal for applicants to postgraduate medical training, inc. GP.

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