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Welcome to the CT1 recruitment website!
If you are looking to apply to CT1-level posts in the programmes of core medical training (CMT) and/or acute care common stem [acute medicine] (ACCS-AM), this website contains detailed information to help you.
Every CMT/ACCS-AM CT1 post across the 17 'units of application' (deaneries/LETBs, regional recruiting bodies) in the whole of the UK - England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales included - will be entered into the CT1 recruitment process described on this website.
The first round of recruitment to 2014 CT1 posts will open on Tuesday 12 November 2013; the full provisional timeline for 2014 CT1 recruitment (round 1) can be viewed on the timeline page of this website.
‹ Navigating the CT1 website (click here for info) ›
Due to the large amount of information held within this site, paragraph 'sliders' have been employed in many areas to allow this to be better presented.
Wherever a slider ‹ header › is shown, click on the header to reveal the hidden text (as you did above; and as below).
‹ Timeline, interview dates, vacancy numbers ›
For information on the 2014 CT1 recruitment timeline, plus interview dates and post numbers, please visit the dates & posts section of this website.
‹ Deaneries/LETBs, training programmes ›
‹ Before applying ›
‹ Making a CT1 application ›
Each page/section of the application form has its own dedicated page within the application form section; this area also gives general information on applications.
‹ After applying ›
‹ Further information/questions ›
Should you not be able to find the information you are seeking, and/or you have a question relating to CT1 recruitment, you may find the solution in the FAQs section of the website.
The most common queries received by the RCP-SRO have been added here, and grouped into particular categories for ease of use (eligibility, application, interview, etc.)
Should you wish to contact any of the deaneries/LETBs involved in CT1 recruitment - or any other body - please visit the contacts section of the site.
In addition to the information on this website, the RCP-SRO has produced a summary guide for applicants preparing to apply to CT1 posts.
This contains summary information on the various aspects of the recruitment process, and can be downloaded in PDF format (from the left-hand menu of this webpage).
If you cannot find an answer to a question, the RCP-SRO runs an email helpdesk which can be contacted with any queries relating to CT1 recruitment.
The RCP-SRO will respond to all queries within 48 hours (excluding bank holidays and weekends), although typically responses will be sent much more quickly than this.
To contact the helpdesk, please send an email to email@example.com.
Any important announcements will be added to this website and noted in the news section, as well as being announced on our twitter feed; please click either the link or the twitter button (above left) to access our twitter feed and follow us there.
Best wishes, and good luck with your application,
Professor Bill Burr
RCP-SRO clinical lead & JRCPTB medical director
Dr Emma Vaux
CT1 recruitment clinical lead & JRCPTB associate medical director
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