The Postgraduate School of Public Health

The School of Public Health has about 50 Specialty Registrars placed in approved training locations within the West Midlands in England. The vast majority of Registrars successfully complete the programme and are appointed as Public Health consultants each year. All newly appointed registrars are allocated a ‘buddy’ who is a more experienced registrar further on in the programme.


We welcome applications from all suitable qualified candidates who wish to live and train in the interesting diverse region of the West Midlands.


The recruitment timeline for 2019 is as follows:

•Applications open: 10am 7 November 2018

•Applications close: 4pm 29 November 2018

•Assessment centre: 8 January 2019

•Selection centre: 11 - 13 February 2019

It is usual that only one round of recruitment takes place on an annual basis


For enquiries about the recruitment and selection process please contact publichealthrecruitment.em@hee.nhs.uk.

For any queries about working in the West Midlands please contact publichealthtraining.wm@hee.nhs.uk


Click here for information for applications for recruitment to start in August 2019

* Please note changes maybe required as determined by the Postgraduate School of Public Health (PHS) and it is of particular note that changes will be made to the Public Health Service and the training scheme as a result of the Health and Social Care Act 2012 which will relocate Public Health from PCT’s, SHA and HPA into Local Authorities and Public Health England (PHE)