North West School of Surgery - Neurosurgery

 

 

  

 

Welcome to Neurosurgery Training in the North West

 

Neurosurgery encompasses the diagnosis assessment and surgical management of disorders of the nervous system, including the brain, central nervous system and spinal cord.

 

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Neurosurgery training in HEE North West is divided between two sectors and each have their own Training Programme Director. Please select one of the following for further information on each sector:

East Sector (North Western) – Greater Manchester, Lancashire & South Cumbria (former North Western Deanery)

West Sector (Mersey) – Cheshire & Merseyside (former Mersey Deanery)

       

 
Educational Opportunities

 

There is a structured Northern regional teaching programme which is compulsory. This includes trainees from units in Manchester, Preston, Liverpool, Leeds, Sheffield and Hull.

   

 
Audit and Teaching

 

All trainees should be actively involved in audit on an ongoing basis and be in a position to demonstrate this at annual appraisal and ARCP interviews.

   

 
Teaching and Leadership Opportunities

 

Teaching of less experienced medical colleagues, medical students, nurses and other paramedical staff is an integral part of the post and all trainees are expected to be involved in this.

  

 
Neurosurgery Curriculum

 

external link icon For the most up to date syllabus and curriculum, please visit the ISCP website

   

 
HEE North West Programme Support for Neurosurgery

 

Angela McMahon, Programme Support Officer

Angela McMahon is based at our Manchester office at Three Piccadilly Place.

Tel: 0161 625 7602

Email: angela.mcmahon@hee.nhs.uk

  

 
JCST Contacts

 

Paramjit Kaur (Specialty Manager)

Email: pkaur@jcst.org

Tel: 020 7869 6243

 

external link icon JCST Website

external link icon JCST Certification Guidelines

    

 
National Neurosurgery ST1 & ST3 Recruitment

 

National Recruitment for ST1 & ST3 Neurosurgery is managed by HEE Yorkshire and the Humber.

external link icon Click here to go to HEE Yorkshire and the Humber's Recruitment website

external link icon Click here to go to the National HEE Recruitment Website (includes Timelines, Guidance, Competition Ratios etc.)

external link icon ST3 Person specifications

   

 
Neurosurgery NIHR Clinical Lectureships (The University of Manchester)

 

external link icon The University of Manchester NIHR Clinical Lectureships job advert - *closing date 9 July 2018*

  

 
HEE North West Links

 

Study Leave | Email: studyleave.nw@hee.nhs.uk

Out of Programme (OOP) information

Less Than Full Time (LTFT) Training

Policies & Procedures

Revalidation | Form R Part A | Form R Part B | Email: revalidation.nw@hee.nhs.uk

Leadership courses (Medical Leadership Fellowships, Postgraduate Module in Medical Leadership)

Education courses (PG Certificate in Workplace Based Postgraduate Medical Education Fellowship) | Email: educatordevelopment.nw@hee.nhs.uk

Careers advice

Intra-LETB Transfer Policy for transferring between sectors within HEE NW (on Policies and Procedures page)

 


Page Last Updated 20 June 2018