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Yorkshire and Humber

Otolaryngology (ENT) ST3 - Round 1.

Otolaryngology (ENT) in Health Education England working across Yorkshire and the Humber

Otolaryngology / Head and Neck Surgery covers the medical and surgical aspects of diseases of the ears, nose, larynx, pharynx and soft tissues of the neck, and includes the skull base and cerebello-pontine angle in the subspecialty of neuro-otology. The surgery ranges from fine microsurgery within the ear and larynx, to endoscopic surgery within the nose and throat, and major resections for head and neck cancer. The patients range from the newborn to the elderly and include the challenges of dealing with the profoundly deaf and the dizzy. There are close links to such specialties as paediatrics, respiratory medicine and neurology.

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.

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

Further sources of information

The Recruitment Process

The National Recruitment Office for Otolaryngology (ENT) ST3 is Health Education England working across Yorkshire and the Humber.

Health Education England working across Yorkshire and the Humber is co-ordinating a National recruitment process for vacancies in Otolaryngology (ENT) ST3 and LAT posts across England, Scotland, and Wales.

For more information and details of how to apply please go to National Otolaryngology (ENT) ST3 Webpage



Health Education England working across Yorkshire and the Humber vacancy numbers for 2018 recruitment are displayed on the National Otolaryngology (ENT) ST3 webpage.

Start Dates

The current Natioanl Otolaryngology (ENT) ST3 2018 recruitment process is for posts commencing between 1st August 2018 and 31st July 2019. 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

Rotation Details

Expected rotation arrangements for this training programme are available on the Health Education England working across Yorkshire and the Humber School of Surgery (Otolaryngology ENT) Website, please click here

Training Locations

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

North Rotation


Hospital Sites

Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust  Bradford Royal Infirmary
Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust  Calderdale Royal Hospital
Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust  Castle Hill Hospital
Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust Leeds General Infirmary
Mid Yorkshire NHS Foundation Trust Pinderfields Hospital
York Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust The York Hospital

 South Rotation


Hospital Sites

Barnsley Hospital NHS Foundation Trust Barnsley Hospital
Doncaster and Bassetlaw Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust   Doncaster Royal Infirmary
Northern Lincolnshire and Goole Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust   Lincoln County 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 Royal Hallamshire Hospital