Recruitment 2019

National recruitment for ICM began in 2012 with the launch of the new single curriculum.  Between 2012-2017 600+ doctors have joined the new curriculum, with the number growing year on year. 

2019 Recruitment Timeline
23 January 2019Advertisement appears on NHS Jobs, BMJ and Oriel
10am 30 Jan 2019 – 4pm 20 February 2019Application window
21 Feb – 4 March 2019Window for longlisting 
From Monday 4 March 2019Candidates invited to interview
12, 13, 14 and 15 March 2019Interview dates held at West Bromwich Albion Football Club
25 March 2019First wave of offers
1 May 2019Deadline for holding offers


2018 FAQs and Key updates 
We are updating the FAQs for 2019, please look out for updates soon. Our general FAQs are available here.  Our Key updates are listed here.


Eligibility, Person Specifications and Applications
National Recruitment for ICM will be for doctors starting in ST3 on the new curriculum.  Health Education West Midlands (HEWM) run the ICM National Recruitment Office on behalf of the Faculty.  Each year they develop a HEWM website which contains all of the information you need on applying and submitting your application.  


Core programme equivalence
ICM has no core programme and accepts applicants from the Acute Care Common Stream, Core Anaesthetics Training and Core Medicine Training.  Guidance on getting equivalence for core programmes is available here.


Recruitment data
For details on regional training and units please see our unit briefs 


The Recruitment Team
Recruitment is the responsibility of the Careers, Recruitment & Workforce Committee (FICMCRW), which is chaired by Dr Daniele Bryden.  The CRW features representation from the Lead Dean, The Royal College of Anaesthetists, The Royal College of Emergency Medicine and the Joint Royal College of Physicians Training Board.  Dr Bryden leads on matters relating to recruitment (assessment, training and quality assurance).  Daniel Waeland, Natalie Bell and Lucy Rowan lead on recruitment for the Faculty Secretariat. 
The HEWM Team can be contacted at  

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