CT1 Anaesthesia At A Glance

Welcome to CT1 Anaesthesia recruitment at the North Western Deanery

Please scroll down the page or click on one of the links below to find out about CT1 Anaesthesia recruitment and training in the North Western Deanery.

 Recruitment Information | Recruitment Timetable | Programme Information | Employment Information

Next recruitment episode anticipated

Closed as of 5th December 2013

Recruitment Information

Specialty & Level (Type of Work)

CT1 Anaesthesia

Anticipated Number of Vacancies

35 x CT1

Fill Rate

See: http://www.nwpgmd.nhs.uk/Fill_Rate for details

Recruitment Round

Round 1, 2014 (November 2013)

Type of Recruitment

National - coordinated by the Health Education West Midlands

Qualifications & Professional Registration Required

Click here to access the 2014 person specifications

Eligibility Criteria

See here for Eligibility Criteria

Anticipated Start Date

Wednesday 6th August 2014

Competition Ratios

In 2010, we received 161 applications for 36 posts; almost 5 applications for every post.

In 2011, via the national recruitment process, we received 120 applications for 26 posts; around 4.6 applications for every post.

In 2012, we received 59 applications for 29 Anaesthesia posts and 10 ACCS - Anaesthesia posts, that's just over 2 applications for every post.

Contact Us


Pennine Recruitment Helpdesk 0161 604 5553

Application Process

Please see:   http://anro.wm.hee.nhs.uk/ct1

Online Recruitment Portal

Intrepid : Pathway


Provisional Recruitment Timetable



Advert appears

Thursday 7th November 2013

Apply from

 Tuesday 12th November 2013, 10am UK time

Closing Date

Thursday 5th December 2013, 5pm UK time



Invitations to Interview expected

January 2014

Interview Date(s)

Tuesday 28th January 2014

Interview Location

Reebok Stadium, BL6 6JW

What to bring to interview

Refer to Information for Applicants attending Interview page

Travel Expense Claim Forms

Download Travel Expense Claim Form here

Offers from

No later than Wednesday 5th March 2014, 5pm UK time

Programme Information

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

PMETB Trainees' Survey link

Click here for 2011 Anaesthesia Trainees' Survey

Employment Information


Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust

Salary Scale / Basic Pay

Refer to latest NHS Employers' M&D Pay Circular (Specialty Registrar - Core)

National Terms & Conditions

Junior Doctors' Terms & Conditions of Service

Travel and relocation expenses policy

Refer to paragraphs 277 - 308 in the Junior Doctors' Terms & Conditions of Service.

For Relocation Expenses, also see Pennine Lead Employer Policies' page

Other Policies & Guidance

Click here for Lead Employer policies.

Click here for Deanery policies.

Last reviewed: 7th November 2013

Hospital Sites

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