National Recruitment ST1 up to 95
National Recruitment 2020
On behalf of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists, Health Education England (South West) is co-ordinating national recruitment into Ophthalmic Specialist Training at Level 1 (ST1) for posts commencing August 2020 onwards.
The interviews will be hosted at a single centre in Bristol and candidates will be able to preference all available posts across England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.
Before starting an application please refer to
- "Job Description" for vacancy details
- "Resources" for the applicant guidance and person specification
For specialty information click Choosing Ophthalmology As A Career.
All candidates applying to Ophthalmology will be required to sit the Multi-Specialty Recruitment Assessment which is an online assessment. The assessment can be from the 3rd of January until the 11th of January 2020
Information will be updated on the national website as it becomes available. The website will be complete at the point applications open.
|Recruitment Timetable||Key dates in the ophthalmology selection process|
|Person Specification||Please refer to the person specification for the criteria required to apply at ST1 level|
|Applicant Guidance||An outline of the selection process|
|Demonstration of Foundation Competence||Certificate of Readiness to enter specialty training|
|Multi-Specialty Recruitment Assessment||A general guide to the assessment including example questions|
|Schools and Colleges|
|Description of the training available in each region|
|Specialty Training Curriculum for Ophthalmology|
|Royal College of Ophthalmologists|
|Publication Proforma||Standard proforma that should be completed and added to the paper portfolio|
|Multi-Source Feedback (MSF) Guidance||An explanation to assist you with the multi-source feedback section within the portfolio|
|Multi-Source Feedback Form||Sample of a standard multi-source feedback form|
|Multi-Source Feedback Summary||Sample of a summary report used to collate MSF feedback|
|Policies and Guidance|
|Expense Policy||Please refer to the expense policy before making travel plans|
|Expense Guidance - Self Registration and making a calim||How to register and make a claim using the on-line expense claims system|