HEE KSS GP Recruitment Timeline and SAC Information


Candidate Guidance for KSS GP Recruitment (Feb 2016)

HEE (KSS GP School) Guidance for GP Complaints Process (2016)

HEE - SAC 2016 Guidance and Claim Form (Sep 16)

Current stage: Round 1


Stage 1: Applications to GP training to commence in August 2017 can be made through https://gprecruitment.hee.nhs.uk/.

Stage 2 (Computer Based Test): As it is expected that you will have booked onto the Pearson Vue test centre nearest to your home HEE KSS GP School will not be paying for travel expenses for you to attend the Stage 2 assessment.

Stage 3 (Selection Assessment Centre): This will be held and run together by London and KSS who will be known and London and the South East (LaSE). It will be held at Stewart House, 32 Russell Square, London, WC1B 5DN. It will be held on 6 February 2017 - 15 February 2017.*

*Please note that all dates are subject to change.


Timeline for Round 1 (August 2017 starters)


Applications Can Be Submitted From

9 November 2016 (10am UK)

Applications MUST Be Submitted By

1 December 2016 (4pm UK)
No late applications will be accepted under any circumstances.

Longlisting Completed By

20 December 2016
Evidence MUST be attached to the application form at the time of submission.

Stage 2 (Computer Based Test)

7-14 January 2017
For details regarding an overseas assessment please see the FAQ's for more information (invitations to Selection Centre expected by TBA).

Stage 3 (Selection Centre)

6-15 February 2017 (these are the national SAC dates).

Offers Released

28 February 2017 (by 5pm UK)

Offers Accepted By

Within 48 hours of offer

Holding Deadline (1pm UK)

9 March 2017 (1pm UK)

Upgrading Deadline (5pm UK)

16 March 2017 (4pm UK)

Feedback to Candidates

Following completion of Round 2


References: Before offers can be made you will be required to provide three fully completed clinical references. If your referee is unable to do this through the electronic referee portal then you will be required to bring a hard copy with you to the SAC. You may wish to start preparing for this in advance by downloading the structured reference form from the GP recruitment website (https://gprecruitment.hee.nhs.uk/Resource-Bank) and distributing it to your nominated referees in good time to avoid delays.

Please direct any queries relating to the HEE KSS SAC through KSSOriel@kss.hee.nhs.uk. All communications will be undertaken via this mechanism, therefore, please ensure that you check your emails at regular intervals for any updates.

Guidance from the National Recruitment Office which manages GP recruitment advises that programmes will be allocated to successful candidates depending upon ranking after Selection Centre, geographical or programme preferences as indicated by applicants and  the availability of a suitable vacancies.