Cardiology ST3 - Round 1.

Cardiology in Yorkshire and the Humber

Cardiology is one of the most popular and varied medical specialities, comprising a wide range of sub-specialities including electrophysiology, device therapy, interventional cardiology, imaging and specialist heart failure management.

Cardiological problems account for a large proportion of the medical workload, and by delivering evidence-based care cardiologists can make a real difference to patients.

Please read through all the relevant information available on the website and associated links before beginning your application through Konetic.

In order to assess your suitability for this training programme please refer to the national Person Specifications on the Specialty Training website.

The expected duration of this training programme is 5 years subject to satisfactory progression. The actual duration may depend on the circumstances of individual trainees.

Cardiology is provided in three geographically distinct rotation: East (based around Hull), South (based around Sheffield) and West (based around Leeds).

Special Opportunity in Adult Congenital Heart Disease

Further sources of information

The Recruitment Process

The National Recruitment Office for Cardiology is Royal College of Physicians. 

For information about the recruitment process, including timelines and information about how to apply, please visit their website.

Applications open on Wednesday 31st January 2018

Closing date for applications on Wednesday 21st February 2018 at 4pm.


Cardiology interviews in 2018 will take place in 2 locations:

17th April 2018 - Elland Road Stadium, Leeds

20th April - Etihad Stadium - Manchester


We have the folllowing vacancies:

South Yorkshire - 3

West Yorkshire -  1

East Yorkshire -  11

Start Dates

This recruitment process is for posts is to be confirmed. The start date of individual posts will be provided during preferencing.

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

Programme Information

Training Locations

A list of the trusts and training locations within the training programme is provided below:



Hospital Sites

Airedale NHS Foundation Trust Airedale General Hospital
Barnsley Hospital NHS Foundation Trust Barnsley Hospital
Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust  Bradford Royal Infirmary
St Luke’s Hospital
Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust  Calderdale Royal Hospital
Huddersfield Royal Infirmary
Chesterfield Royal Hospital NHS Foundation Trust Chesterfield Royal Hospital
Doncaster and Bassetlaw Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust   Bassetlaw Hospital
Doncaster Royal Infirmary
Montagu Hospital
Harrogate and District NHS Foundation Trust Harrogate District Hospital
Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust  Castle Hill Hospital
Hull Royal Infirmary
Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust Chapel Allerton Hospital
Leeds Dental Institute
Leeds General Infirmary
Seacroft Hospital
St James’ University Hospital
Wharfedale Hospital
Mid Yorkshire NHS Foundation Trust Dewsbury and District Hospital
Pinderfields Hospital
Pontefract Hospital
Northern Lincolnshire and Goole Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust   Diana, Princess of Wales Hospital
Goole and District Hospital
Scunthorpe General Hospital
The Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust Rotherham Hospital
Sheffield Children's NHS Foundation Trust The Sheffield Children’s Hospital
Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust Charles Clifford Dental Hospital
Jessop Wing
Northern General Hospital
Royal Hallamshire Hospital
Weston Park Hospital
York Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust Scarborough Hospital
The York Hospital