Endoscopy training programme open for applications

Published: 14 July 2017 Ezine

Applications are open for the September 2017 cohort of Health Education England’s (HEE) national training programme for clinical endoscopists.

This accelerated programme is designed to help trusts to meet endoscopy challenges, support workforce flexibility and increase diagnostic capacity by training 200 new clinical endoscopists by the end of 2018. 

Applications are welcome from radiographers to begin training in September either in upper GI endoscopy or flexible sigmoidoscopy.

The training consists of an intensive programme which trainees will be expected to complete in 7 months, supported by local input from employers.

A short video about the programme, including interviews with pilot trainees can be watched here

How do I apply?

To apply download an application form, which should be completed and signed by candidates, their line manager and a suitable clinical lead, and then submitted to [email protected] by Friday 28 July 2017

Applications will be shortlisted for interview in London on selection days will taking place either on Tuesday 22 August and Tuesday 5 September. 

You can find out more information and apply using the documents below.