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Health Education England working across the South West

Health Education England working across the South West has been formed by combining Peninsula and Severn Deaneries. Applicants for GP training have the opportunity to choose from any of the 10 vocational training schemes situated across the South West of England. The region offers something for everyone; from the stunning coastlines of Cornwall to the big-city feel of Bristol.

Peninsula and Severn have both built reputations for Innovation and excellence, and there are inspiring training opportunities across Health Education England working across the South West . As well as high standards of GP training, we are proud to offer a range of exciting initiatives, including opportunities to either enter a Global Health Placement or ST4 year.

For further information on applying for a Global Health Placement scheme in addition to your ST1 application visit here or for an ST4 Leadership and Excellence extension of training year here.

Our recent trainee satisfaction survey shows that HESW trainees are amongst the happiest in the UK, with the majority of trainees wanting to stay in the South West of England after completion of their training. Our trainees have some of the highest pass rates for MRCGP in the UK. This combination makes Health Education England working across the South West an ideal choice for your GP training!

Recruitment Contacts

Rebecca Williams-Lock
Health Education England working across the south west, Unit D - Vantage Office Business Park, Old Gloucester Road, Bristol BS16 1GW

Programme & Employment Information

Recruitment Information

Specialty & Level (Type of Work) General Practice ST1
Recruitment Round
Round 1, August 2018
Type of Recruitment National
Qualifications & Professional Registration Required See GP ST1 Person Specification 2018
Anticipated Number of Vacancies View current round information on Recruitment page
Anticipated Start Date View current round information on Recruitment page
2017 Competition Ratios
Contact Us GPrecruitment.SW@hee.nhs.uk
Application Process See Applicant Guidance
Eligibility Criteria Please read the immigration statement in the 2018 Medical Specialty Training Applicant Handbook which will apply to doctors considering entry to programmes starting from August 2018. Please refer to the person specification for other eligibility criteria.
Online Recruitment Portal Oriel

Recruitment Timetable

Advert NHS Jobs, Universal Jobmatch, Oriel
Advert appears View current round information on Recruitment page
Apply from View current round information on Recruitment page
Closing Date View current round information on Recruitment page
Multi-Specialty Recruitment Assessment View current round information on Recruitment page
Invitations to Selection Centre expected View current round information on Recruitment page
Selection Centre Date View current round information on Recruitment page
Selection Centre Location View current round information on Recruitment page
What to bring to Selection Centre
  • Original passport plus 1 copy of the front cover, inside cover & signature/photograph page
  • Original proof of address plus 1 copy
  • Original current GMC Proof of Registration plus 1 copy
  • Original evidence of right to work in the UK plus 1 copy
  • Original current valid driving licence plus 1 copy
  • Original primary qualification certificate plus 1 copy
  • Original postgraduate qualification/membership exam certificate plus 1 copy
  • Original proof of English Language proficiency (e.g. IELTS, letter from Consultant) plus 1 copy
  • Original proof of Foundation competences (i.e. applicant currently in Foundation training, FACD 5.2, Alternative Certificate) plus 1 copy
  • Original ALS certificate plus 1 copy
Travel Expense Claim Forms Visit HEE South West Website
Offers from View current round information on Recruitment page

Programme Information

Programme Details Cornwall, Exeter, North Devon, Plymouth, Torbay, Bath, Bath & Swindon, Bristol, Bristol 2 years Somerset 1 year, Gloucestershire, Somerset, Somerset 2years Bristol 1year, Swindon
Role Description N/A
Training Locations (& link to map)
Anticipated Duration of Programme 3 years
Anticipated Outcome of Programme (subject to satisfactory progression) Certificate of Completion of Training (CCT) or,
Certificate of Eligibility for General Practice Registration (CEGPR)
Expected Rotation Information (+ exceptions) We expect our 2018 rotations to be published on our websites by the end of November. Please note, the rotations may be subject to change.
Sample Rotation
GMC Trainees/Trainers Survey link National Training Survey

Employment Information

Employer
Salary Scale / Basic Pay NHS Employers' Pay Circular
National Terms & Conditions
Travel and relocation expenses policy Peninsula & Severn Policy
Other Policies & Guidance