Oncoplastic Breast Surgery

Chair of Training Interface Group: Ms S Downey

College Contact: Nadia Permall, Speciality Manager

Length of fellowships: 12 months

Number of funded fellowships: 9

Commencing: 4th August 2021

Parent Specialities: General Surgery, Plastic Surgery

Training Centres: 

  • Barts Health NHS Trust
  • Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust
  • Royal Free London
  • Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
  • Mid Essex Hospital Services NHS Trust - Broomfield Hospital/Chelmsford Breast Unit/Essex Centre
  • Newcastle Upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust - Royal Victoria Hospital/Newcastle Breast Unit/University of Newcastle
  • Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust
  • Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust
  • Royal Devon and Exeter Foundation Trust
  • Royal Marsden & Brompton Hospitals, London
  • Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust - Royal Hallamshire Hospital/Northern General Hospital
  • University Hospital Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust - Queen Elizabeth Hospital
  • University Hospital of South Manchester Foundation NHS Trust - Nightingale Breast Screening Centre/Wythenshawe Hospital/Christie Hospital Cancer Centre
  • St Helens & Knowsley Hospitals NHS Trust & Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals

Nine fellows are appointed annually to advanced training positions in breast surgery. There are currently 14 centres approved for training and trainees have the opportunity to preference which of the centres they would consider training within as part of the application process.

For more information about TIG Fellowships, please refer to the JCST Website.


Please refer to the timetable below for key dates in the application process. 

Recruitment Activity Date Information
Applications open: 2nd December 2020  Advertisements are posted in annually on NHS Jobs, Oriel and College websites. All relevant information will also be circulated to relevant committees for dissemination to trainees
Applications close 18th December 2020  It is important to check the closing date as late applications are not accepted. All applications are completed online through the national system, Oriel.
Latest date candidates will be invited to interview by: 11th January 2021 Shortlisting will not take place and all applicants that meet the eligibility criteria will be offered an interview.
Interview date: 22nd January 2021 As part of the recruitment process candidates will be required to provide the details of 2 references before the interview date. One of the references must be from the Training Programme Director.














If you have further questions, please contact either: 


•Candidate Support Line: 01454 252610

•Email Support: sevrecruitment.sw@hee.nhs.uk