Paediatric Emergency Medicine (PEM).

Sub-specialty Training in Paediatric Emergency Medicine (PEM) in HEYH

Applications are invited from candidates wishing to undertake a one year whole time equivalent Paediatric Emergency Medicine (PEM) sub-specialty training programme in Health Education England working across Yorkshire and the Humber.

The programme is aimed at doctors who are already undertaking higher specialist training in Emergency Medicine OR Paediatrics who wish in addition to complete a sub-specialty CCT in Paediatric Emergency Medicine.

Trainees will spend 6 months in Paediatric Emergency Medicine and 6 months completing placements including Paediatrics, Paediatric Anaesthesia and/or Paediatric Intensive Care. The trainee will maintain links with the base Emergency Department and continue to cover Emergency Medicine out of hours work during the 6 months of placements.

The Recruitment Process

The recruitment process for this post will follow the timeline below:*



Applications Open

3pm on 21st August 2023

Application Deadline

3pm on 18th September 2023




07th Novemeber 2023

Offers Released          



All applications will be longlisted against the Person Specification. 

The interviews will be taking place via Microsoft Teams. Interviews slots will be published to the successful applicants upon invitation to interview.


All information is indicative and subject to change at any time.


Paediatric Emergency Medicine Sub-Specialty training is available in the following areas:

- West Yorkshire, Leeds General Infirmary:1 Vacancy

- South Yorkshire, Sheffield Children's Hospital: 1 Vacancy

- East Yorkshire, Hull Royal Infirmary: 1 Vacancy 


Deferments of posts that have been offered are possible but are restricted to only those listed within the Gold Guide; therefore it would only be possible to defer an offer if your reason was a ‘Statutory’ reason, such as ill health or maternity leave. If you are offered a post but do need to defer, we ask that you contact the LETB as soon as you can after the offer has been accepted.

All vacancy information is indicative and subject to change at any time.