National Recruitment ST1 up to 95

Recruitment Timetable

Apply from 7 November 2019
Closing date 28 November 2019
Interview dates 7 February 2020.

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.