National Urology ST3 Recruitment.

Important Information

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The national Recruitment Office for ST3 Urology is Health Education England - Yorkshire and the Humber. All posts have the required educational and Dean's approval. 

Health Education England working across Yorkshire and the Humber is co-ordinating national recruitment for vacancies in Urology ST3 and LAT posts across England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.  Applications open at 10am on the 29th January and the closing date is 4pm on the 19th February 2020.  All interviews will be held Leeds on the 26th and 27th March 2020 (subject to change), (a round 2 is not expected in 2020).  Applicants submit one application electronically for all vacancies via the Oriel recruitment portal.

In order to assess your suitability for Urology ST3 please refer to the national Person Specifications on the Specialty Training website.

The "Self Assessment Guidance" will be available shortly.

Further sources of information


New Immigration Ruling: 

With effect from 6 October 2019, all medical practitioners are on the Shortage Occupation List.  This means that with the exception of all applicants to Public Health, all specialty recruitment applicants will be exempt from the RLMT; there will be no restriction on their appointment. 



For information about the posts in each region please follow the links below to view the Local Office / Deanery websites:


A breakdown of NTN vacancies will be displayed below when available

We currently expect there to be no English LAT vacancies in 2020.


PLEASE NOTE:- The number of preferences a candidate receives in Oriel may be different to the number of vacancies. This is because some Preferences will have more than 1 vacancy.



All preference are to be confirmed and will be published when available.


Local Office / Deanery

ST3 Vacancies  

LAT Vacancies  

 HEE East Midlands 2-3 NA
 HEE East of England 0 NA
 HEE North East 1 NA
 HEE North West (North West) 0-2 NA
 HEE North West (Mersey) 0-1 NA
 NHS Education for Scotland 4 0
 HEE South West 2-4 NA
 LaSE London Recruitment 7-18 NA
 LaSE HEE Kent, Surrey & Sussex 0-1 NA
 HEE Thames Valley 0-1 NA
 HEE Wessex TBC NA
 HEE West Midlands 3-4 NA
 HEE Yorkshire and the Humber TBC NA
 Northern Ireland Medical & Dental Training Agency   TBC TBC
 Wales Deanery TBC TBC

 NA - Not applicable

 TBC- To be confirmed

 All vacancy information is indicative and subject to change

Recruitment Timeline

The recruitment process for National Urology ST3 2020 will follow the timeline below:



Applications Open  29th January 2020, 10am
Application Deadline  19th February 2020, 4pm
Longlisting  TBC
Shortlisting  N/A
Interviews  26th and 27th March 2020
Initial Offers Released by            By 23rd April 2020, 5pm
Holding Deadline  29th April 2020, 1pm
Upgrade Deadline  1st May 2020, 4pm

NB All dates and times are indicative and subject to change. 

Additional Information