The South Yorkshire team are based in Sheffield and are responsible for for General Practice Training in South Yorkshire.

Programme Support Team

ARCP and Curriculum Delivery:

  • Organisation of ARCPs and Appeals
  • Evaluation of ARCP outcomes and compliance with operational guidance
  • Organisation of School events, conferences
  • Knowledge of 'Technology Enhanced Learning' platforms
  • Curriculum Delivery Budget management
  • Curriculum Delivery Non-trainee claims/invoicing

GP Professional Support:

  • Remedial courses/resources
  • Monitoring long-term sickness
  • Performance management
  • Neurodiversity
  • Differential Attainment Programme
  • International Graduate mentoring
  • International Graduate Induction & Study days
  • Enhanced Trainer Grants
  • Signpost to HEE resources
  • TERs Applications

GP Placements and Training Pathways:

  • Rotation management
  • Evaluation of Code of Practice compliance
  • ePortfolio placement management
  • Recruitment vacancy collation
  • Support future workforce/post planning
  • Out of Programme applications
  • Inter & Intra Deanery Transfers
  • Supernumerary requests
  • Validation of salary returns
  • Trainer Grant calculations


GP Exam Support

  • Enhanced AKT Courses
  • Enhanced RCA Courses
  • RCA Support
  • AKT Support

GP Form R’s:

  • Completion of Form R’s Part A

GP Retention Scheme

GP I & R Scheme


  • LTFT applications

Training Programme Directors
Scheme Forename Surname New HEE Email
Barnsley & Sheffield Eranga Hayes
Barnsley & Sheffield Sally Badham
Barnsley & Sheffield Jackie Burton
Barnsley & Sheffield David Greenstreet
Barnsley & Sheffield Vacancy Vacancy  
Barnsley & Sheffield Shalini Malhotra
Barnsley & Sheffield Libby Maskery
Barnsley & Sheffield Ngozi Anumba
Barnsley & Sheffield Emma Wong 
Barnsley & Sheffield Smita Thakur
Barnsley & Sheffield Richard Dachtler
Barnsley & Sheffield Thomas McAnea
Doncaster Bassetlaw Helen Kirby-Blount
Doncaster Bassetlaw Aruna Muthu 
Doncaster Bassetlaw Annie Borrill
Doncaster Bassetlaw Aruna Muthu 
Doncaster Bassetlaw      
Doncaster Bassetlaw Sam Ilori
Doncaster Bassetlaw Ruth Harding
Doncaster Bassetlaw Claire Vicary
Rotherham Vacancy Vacancy  
Rotherham Rejia Ullah
Rotherham Gail Crowley
Rotherham Avanti Gunasekera
Rotherham Christopher Myers
Rotherham David Polkinghorn
Heart of Yorkshire Smita Thakur
Scheme Administrators
Scheme Forename Surname Contact Email
Barnsley Rose Goldsmith
Doncaster & Bassetlaw Izzy Birch
Rotherham Joanne  Hickey
Sheffield Daisy Yates