Are you interested in employing an STP trainee?
If you are interested in employing a trainee from the Scientist Training Programme (STP), you need to contact your local Health Education England (HEE) office and speak to the healthcare science lead. See below for their contact details.
There may be specific conditions that your department needs to have in place before agreeing to commission a trainee post. You must also inform your lead scientist and Trust education and training lead of your plans to employ a STP trainee.
You may also want to take a look at our Accreditation information, as you will have to pass Accreditation before becoming a training centre.
Healthcare Science Leads contact information
|Name||HEE area office||Telephone|
|East Midlands||07876 790621|
|East of England||01223 596932|
Please send email to both addresses
|London||020 7127 6245|
|Marion Hogan||South East||01865 785584|
|Christina Doncom||South West||01454 252629
|Sally Drew||North East and Yorkshire||07920 834506|
|West Midlands||0121 695 2500|
HEIW recruitment to STP
|Robert Farley||Scotland||0131 656 3230|
Professor Ian Young
What do I need to know about employing an in-service trainee?
If you are an employer wishing to put forward an existing employee for a post on the Scientist Training Programme (STP), the guidance available below will provide you with:
- an overview of the recruitment process for in-service posts
- a step-by-step guide for how an applicant needs to apply for an in-service post
- information about the internal selection process and interview
What do I need to know about direct entry trainees?
You may also wish to know about the recruitment process for direct entry trainees.