CT1 Anaesthesia At A Glance

Welcome to CT1 Anaesthesia recruitment at Health Education North West - North West

Please scroll down the page  to find out about CT1 Anaesthesia recruitment and training at Health Education North West - North West.



Recruitment information

Next recruitment episode anticipated

Round 1 – November 2014

Advert appears

Thursday 6th November 2014

Apply from

Applications open Tuesday 11th November 2014 - 10am UK time

Closing date

Applications close Thursday 4th December 2014 - 4pm UK time

Offers from

No later than Thursday 12th March 2015 - 5pm UK time

Anticipated start date

Wednesday 5th August 2015

Online recruitment portal


Qualifications & professional registration required

2015 person specificationshttp://specialtytraining.hee.nhs.uk/specialty-recruitment/person-specifications-2013/2015-person-specifications/

Eligibility criteria

See here for Eligibility Criteria

2014 competition ratios



Specialty specific recruitment information

Interview Date(s)

5th - 6th February 2015 

Interview Location

Macron (formerly Reebok) stadium, Bolton

Invitations to Interview expected

January 2015

Type of recruitment


Lead Recruiter

Health Education West Midlands

Lead Recruiter website

Health Education West Midlands



What to bring to interview

Refer to Information for Applicants attending Interview page

Travel expense claim

Download Travel Expense Claim Form here


Programme information

Specialty & level (type of work)

CT1 Anaesthesia

Anticipated number of vacancies

Up to 34

2014 fill rate


Programme Details

Programme details can be accessed here. 

The College's Curriculum can be accessed here. 

Role Description (or Job Description if available)

Refer to Programme details and especially information on SouthCentral and North Schools. 

Training Locations

Click here for Sector Guide for CT1 Anaesthesia or

click here for a map of locations

Anticipated Duration of Programme

2 years 

Anticipated Outcome of Programme (subject to satisfactory progression)

Completion of Core Training

See Gold Guide for further information 

Expected Rotation Information

Usually 1 x 12 month placement per year. Sometimes 2 x 6 month placements per year. 

Sample Rotation

In most cases, the 4 x 6 month placements in each ACCS specialty will be provided within the same trust. Where that is not possible, the trusts will be located close by. See programme details and map for more information 

GMC Trainees' Survey link

Click here for 2014 Anaesthesia Trainees' Survey




Employment information

All trainees will be employed by Health Education North West (North West’s) lead employer – Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust helpdesk.recruitment@pat.nhs.uk Recruitment Helpdesk: 0161 604 5553
Details of the employer, information about pre employment checks, links to salary scales/basic pay, national terms and conditions of service, employment policies and HENW/NW travel and relocation expenses policy can be found on the following pagehttp://www.nwpgmd.nhs.uk/Specialty-Employment-Information 


Last reviewed: 23rd October 2014


Hospital Sites

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