Specialty Recruitment

Health Education England – Thames Valley are the Lead Recruiters for Neurology nationally and recruit twice a year, please refer to the Oriel website for current vacancies being advertised.

We also run clustered interview days for the South for Anaesthetics, Paediatrics, Acute Internal Medicine and GP recruitment.

Academic Clinical Fellow Posts

In conjunction with the University of Oxford and NIHR we advertise once a year for 3 year ACF posts.  The posts available vary year on year so please refer to the Academic Recruitment page for further information.

National Recruitment timelines

Round 1 – CT1/ST1 and Run Through (for August to December 2021 start)             

  • Adverts appear: Monday 2 November 2020
  • Applications open: At 10am, Thursday 5 November 2020
  • Applications close: At 4pm, Tuesday 1 December 2020
  • Interview window: Monday 4 January to Friday 16 April 2021
  • Initial offers released: By 5pm, Monday 19 April 2021
  • Hold deadline: At 1pm, Wednesday 28 April 2021
  • Upgrade deadline: At 4pm, Friday 30 April 2021
  • Hierarchical deadline: At 4pm, Tuesday 4 May 2021

Round 2 – ST3/4 (for August to December 2021 start)

  • Adverts Appear: Monday 23 November 2020
  • Applications open: At 10am, Thursday 26 November 2020
  • Applications close: At 4pm, Thursday 17 December 2020
  • Interview window: Monday 4 January to Tuesday 4 May 2021
  • Initial offers released: By 5pm, Wednesday 5 May 2021
  • Hold deadline: At 1pm, Tuesday 11 May 2021
  • Upgrade deadline: At 4pm, Wednesday 12 May 2021
  • Hierarchical deadline: At 4pm, Friday 14 May 2021

Click here for the recruitment plans for each specialty