STP 2022 Direct entry recruitment guidance for applicants and employers

This guidance provides information for applicants and employers on the 2022 national recruitment and selection process for direct entry to the STP.


It includes information on:

  • national advertising
  • recruitment and selection
  • allocation of trainees to host training placements
  • roles and responsibilities
  • employment of trainees by NHS Trusts

Employers involved in recruitment, and their human resources departments, should read this guidance in full.  If you need further information or advice, please contact

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Last updated on 12th January 2022