Recruitment Information

Public Health specialty training national recruitment 2021

IMPORTANT UPDATE

Postponement of Assessment Centre

Revised dates for the Assessment Centre have now been confirmed.

This will be as follows:-

  • Test Centre sittings UK - 2nd and 3rd February 2021
  • Test Centre sittings Overseas - exact dates tbc
  • Remote sittings - 1st - 4th February 2021

Further information will be communicated to candidates in due course

 

The recruitment round for posts commencing in August 2021 begins in November 2020. The application process and assessment are expected to be similar to the 2020 round. Please note it is expected that the selection centre will be held virtually rather than by in person attendance at a venue. You need to keep in touch with these pages so that you have the correct information because it may change as further national all-specialty information is released up until the date of applications opening.

The recruitment timeline for 2021 is as follows:

  • Adverts: 2 November 2020

  • Applications open: 10am 5 November 2020

  • Applications close: 4pm 1 December 2020

  • Assessment centre: see revised dates above

  • Virtual interviews: 22nd - 24th March 2021

  • Initial offers by: 19 April 2021

For ALL enquiries about the recruitment and selection process please contact publichealthrecruitment.em@hee.nhs.uk
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.

Specialty Training 2021 – ST1 Opportunities in Public Health

Applicants for Academic Clinical fellowships through National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) should go to the NIHR website.

Selection into Public Health Specialty training in 2021 will be run by Health Education East Midlands for England, Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales

Applications can be made via Oriel Vacancies.

Useful Documents
NOW INCLUDES UPDATED GUIDANCE FOR 2021 RECRUITMENT.  PLEASE NOTE THERE HAVE BEEN SOME CHANGES SO ONLY REFER TO THE LATEST DOCUMENTS BELOW RATHER THAN VERSIONS USED IN PREVIOUS RECRUITMENT YEARS
Essential Guidance - FAQs
Reasonable Adjustment Guidance
Assessment centre - comfort aids list

 

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