ST4 General Adult Psychiatry Recruitment At A Glance

Welcome to ST4 General Adult Psychiatry recruitment at the North Western Deanery

Please scroll down the page or click on one of the links below to find out about ST4 General Adult Psychiatry recruitment and training in the North Western Deanery.


Recruitment Information | Recruitment Timetable | Programme Information | Employment Information

Next recruitment episode anticipated

February 2014

Recruitment Information

Specialty & Level (Type of Work)

ST4 General Adult Psychiatry

Anticipated Number of Vacancies

Up to 32 x ST4

Fill Rate


Recruitment Round

Round 2, 2014

Type of Recruitment

National  via North Western Deanery

Qualifications & Professional Registration Required

Click here to access the 2015 person specifications

Eligibility Criteria See here

Anticipated Start Date

August 2015

Competition Ratios

In 2011, we had 17 ST4 posts available and received 50 applications for them - that is a ratio of 2.9 applications for every post.

Contact Us

Application Process

See North Western Deanery website


Online Recruitment Portal

Recruitment Timetable


Advert appears

 Wednesday 11th February 2015

Apply from

 From 10am UK time on Tuesday 17th February 2015

Closing Date

 At 4pm UK time on Wednesday 11th March 2015



Invitations to Interview expected

 March, April or May 2015 depending on interview date(s)

Interview Date(s)

 Between 23rd March and 13th May 2015

Interview Location

 Refer to lead recruiter’s website

What to bring to interview

Refer to lead recruiter’s website

Travel Expense Claim Forms

 Expenses should be claimed from the lead recruiter.

Offers from

 By no later than Thursday 14th May 2015

Programme Information

Programme Details

Programme details are available here. The College's Curriculum can be accessed here.

Role Description (or Job Description if available)

Not available

Training Locations

Sector Guide for ST4 General Adult Psychiatry

Anticipated Duration of Programme

Usually 3 years

Anticipated Outcome of Programme (subject to satisfactory progression)


See Gold Guide for further information

Expected Rotation Information

Will be provided in due course

Sample Rotation

Will be provided in due course

Other sources of information

Click here the Medical Careers website's description of General Adult Psychiatry.

GMC Trainees' Survey link

See the 2011 General Adult Psychiatry Trainee Survery here

Employment Information


Greater Manchester West Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust

Salary Scale / Basic Pay

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

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, further information can be obtained by emailing:

Other Policies & Guidance

Click here for Lead Employer Policies (available in due course)

Click here for Deanery policies.

Last Reviewed: January 28th 2014