Advanced Training in Cleft Lip and Palate Surgery

Sub-Specialty Training Posts Advanced Training Posts 2

Reference Guidance

This Process Applies To All Applicants Applying to Advanced Training 

  • As part of the application process it is your responsibility to obtain a minimum of two references. 

  • The references should be requested immediately you make the decision to apply for advanced training. 

  • A reference is required from your:  Training Programme Director (TPD) & Educational Supervisor or consultant involved in your day-to-day working in your current or most recent post 

  • There is a structured form for the TPD to complete requesting confirmation of CCT and support for the fellowship and a more detailed structured form for the educational supervisor. 

  • Please download the structured reference forms and person specification yourself or direct the referee to the correct documentation on the recruitment website. 

  • Take care to ensure you use the correct form. 

  • References will only be accepted on the standard structured reference form. 

  • Please bring a hard copy of both references with you on the day of the interviews. 

  • All references will need to be authenticated via an email from the referees' email account confirming the issue of the reference to the following email address: 

  • Offers of appointment will be subject to authentication of all references. 

Please Note: You may NOT be interviewed unless you have TWO references with you when you arrive at your interview.