National medical recruitment

Doctor and baby
This section provides information for employers on the national recruitment to the Foundation Programme and to Specialty and GP training programmes, including timetables, what employers need to do, and changes to the national programmes.
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Code of practice

Find out about the minimum standards around the provision of information during the recruitment process to improve the experience of doctors and dentists in training.

doctor and patient

Medical and dental recruitment and selection 

Information, news and advice for employers about specialty and GP training programmes, including relevant updates from the Medical Professional Board and Health Education England (HEE) as they arise.


Foundation Programme

General information about the Foundation Programme including, improvements to the programme, curricula, advice on employing doctors with provisional GMC registration and some helpful background information about the programme.

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