F2 Stand-alone Recruitment

F2 Stand-alone Recruitment

Details of the recruitment process for Foundation Year 2 Stand-alone Programmes in the Midlands and East region can be found in the table below:

Recruiting on behalf of the following Foundation Schools:

East Anglia

LNR (Leicestershire, Northamptonshire and Rutland)


West Midlands Central 

West Midlands North 

West Midlands South

Recruitment Information

Specialty & Level (Type of Work)

Stand-alone Fixed Term Programme

Foundation Year 2 (F2)

Recruitment Round

Round 1

Type of Recruitment

Regional on behalf of Midlands and East Foundation Schools
Coordinated by Health Education England - East Midlands (HEE-EM)

Qualifications & Professional Registration required

Person Specification can be found here

Eligibility Criteria

Please refer to the Person Specification and Applicant Guide

Anticipated Number of Vacancies:


Anticipated Start Date

2nd August 2017

Contact Us

General enquiries: medicalrecruitment.em@hee.nhs.uk                            Fitness to Practise Declarations: fitnesstopractise.em@hee.nhs.uk 

Application Process

Applicant Guide

Online Recruitment Portal



Recruitment Timetable


NHS Jobs                                                                                            Oriel                                                                                                Universal Jobmatch

Advert Appears

24th February 2017

Apply From

10th March 2017 from 12 noon

Closing Date

24th March 2017 at 12 noon

Interview Date(s)

20th April 2017

Interview Location

Leicester City Football Club                                                                        King Power Stadium                                                                                Filbert Way                                                                                          Leicester                                                                                                      LE2 7FL

What to bring to interview


Travel Expense Claim

Claim forms and guidance notes can be downloaded from here

Offers from

3rd May 2017

Offer rules

All offers will be made via Oriel. Please see the offers timeline at the following link: http://www.foundationprogramme.nhs.uk/pages/stand-alone-recruitment/F2-stand-alone-programmes

Applicants receiving training offers through Oriel will have the option to accept, decline or hold (until a set date) the offer made. Applicants will be given 48 hours (excluding weekends but not bank holidays) from release of the offer to decide whether to accept, reject or hold it.

Offers which are not responded to within the 48 hour deadline will expire and will be offered to another applicant.

Applicants intending to decline a training offer are advised to do so as soon as possible to enable the offer to be made to another applicant.

Applicants who do not initially receive an offer may still be offered at a later date, during the process of re-offering declined and expired offers.

Programme Information

Programme Details


Role Description


Training Location

Please see individual Foundation School websites for details of potential training locations.

Anticipated Duration of Programme

12 months

Anticipated Outcome of Programme (subject to satisfactory progression)

Foundation Programme Certificate of Completion (FPCC)

Expected Rotation Information

3 x 4 month or 2 x 6 month rotations at F2 level

Sample Rotations

Sample Rotation 1                                                               Paediatrics/General Practice/General (Internal) Medicine (Respiratory)

Sample Rotation 2
Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgery/Emergency Medicine/Gastroenterology

Sample Rotation 3                                                                     Cardiology/Old Age Psychiatry/General Surgery

Sample Rotation 4
Urology/Clinical Oncology/Genito-urinary Medicine

 GMC National Training Survey Link

GMC National Training Survey Link

Employment Information


Please see individual Foundation School websites for details of potential employing organisations.

Pre-employment Checks

Information on pre-employment checks can be viewed here.

 Salary Scale /Basic Pay

NHS Pay Circulars can be viewed here.

 National Terms and Conditions

Junior Doctors' Terms and Conditions of Service can be viewed here.

Other Policies and Guidance

Information will also be available from the employing organisation once trainee has started in post.  Travel and relocation expenses policies will be provided by each employing organisation.