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Applications in England, Scotland and Wales

The recruitment round for posts commencing in August 2017 begins in November 2016. The eligibility criteria, application process, assessment and selection will be similar to the 2016 round. Full details are available on these recruitment pages. You are advised to keep in touch with these pages in order to ensure that you have the correct information because it may change slightly as further national all-specialty information is released up until the date of applications opening.

Please ensure that you read these pages fully together with all of the additional documents (particularly the FAQs and Specialty Specific Guidance).

For all enquiries about the recruitment and selection process please contact

If you have specific queries about the programmes, please contact the Training Programme Director (TPD) in your area or in the area in which you wish to train. Contact details for TPDs.

Advertisements for training will be published in the British Medical Journal and on NHS jobs on 3 November 2016.

The opening date for applications is 10:00 on 9 November 2016. Applicants will be required to submit one application only. Applications will be via the Oriel system. Applications will only be accepted through the electronic portal; paper applications will not be accepted.

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