North West School of Surgery - Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery

North West Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery


Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgery ARCPs (East Sector)Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgery ARCPs (West Sector)


Welcome to Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery Training in the North West



There are two training programmes in the Health Education England, North West (HEE NW) region. Both pride themselves in excellent regional teaching and clinical programmes. They have a large number of dedicated trainers across all the hospitals.



Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery 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 and South Cumbria (former North Western Deanery)

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



Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery Curriculum



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

external link icon JCST Certification Guidelines



HEE North West Programme Support for Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery



Angela McMahon, Programme Support Officer

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

Tel: 0161 268 9513




National Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery ST3 Recruitment



National Recruitment for ST3 Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery 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

external link icon JCST: Surgical selection in the UK



HEE North West Links



Training Support Network

SuppoRTT (Supported Return to Training)

Study Leave | Email:

Out of Programme (OOP) information

Less Than Full Time (LTFT) Training

Policies and Procedures

Revalidation | Form R Part A | Form R Part B | Email:

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

Education courses (PG Certificate in Workplace Based Postgraduate Medical Education Fellowship) | Email:

Careers advice

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


Page Last Updated 20 June 2018

Trauma and Orthopaedics