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ENGLAND AUOAS

England is the largest area of application for the AFP, with the majority of postings. 

England provides 551 academic posts divided into the 12 AUoAs below

 

South West

Application Summary

WSQs?

Yes


Academic Block?

FY2 Clinical & Academic Day Release


Types?

Research (15 Severn; 2 Peninsula)

Education (6 Peninsula)

Leadership (2 Peninsula)

Vacancies?

25


Competition ratio? 

2020 - 7.64

Oxford

Application Summary

WSQs?

Yes

Academic Block?

FY1/FY2 - varies significantly, see AUoA website

Types?

Research

Vacancies?

24

Competition ratio?

2020 - 8.38

London

Application Summary

WSQs?

No

Academic Block?

Varies across the posts available

Types?

Research 

Education 

Leadership 

See respective trust site for more info regarding specific AFP. We recommend looking at the University specific websites for further info. E.g. Imperial for North West Thames. 

Vacancies?

119

Competition ratio?

2020 - 6.45

North West

Application Summary

WSQs?

Yes

Academic Block?

Varies across the posts available

Types?

Research 

Education 

Leadership 

See respective trust site for more info regarding specific AFP. 

Vacancies?

57

Competition ratio?

2020 - 4.54

Northern

Application Summary

WSQs?

Yes

Academic Block?

4 month block x 2 - once in F1, once in F2

Types?

Research 

See respective trust site for more info regarding specific AFP. 

Vacancies?

9

Competition ratio?

2020 - 8.89

Yorkshire and Humber

Application Summary

WSQs?

No

Academic Block?

Typically 4 months dedicated to research in F2. 

Types?

Research 

Education 

See respective trust site for more info regarding specific AFP. 

Vacancies?

66

Competition ratio?

2020 - 3.73

Wessex

Application Summary

WSQs?

Yes

Academic Block?

Varies across the posts available

Types?

Research 

Education 

See respective AUoA site for more info regarding specific AFP. 

Vacancies?

13

Competition ratio?

2020 - 4.31

East Anglia: Cambridge

Application Summary

WSQs?

Yes

Academic Block?

Varies across the posts available

Types?

Research 

Education 

Leadership 

See respective trust site for more info regarding specific AFP. 

Vacancies?

24

Competition ratio?

2020 - 5.13

East Anglia: Norfolk & Norwich

Application Summary

WSQs?

Yes

Academic Block?

Varies across the posts available

Types?

Research 

See respective trust site for more info regarding specific AFP. 

Vacancies?

12

Competition ratio?

2020 - 3.17

Essex, Bedfordshire & Hertfordshire

Application Summary

WSQs?

Yes

Academic Block?

Varies across the posts available

Types?

Education 

Leadership 

See respective AUoA site for more info regarding specific AFP. 

Vacancies?

22

Competition ratio?

2020 - 5.00

East Midlands

Application Summary

WSQs?

Yes

Academic Block?

Varies across the posts available

Types?

Research 

See respective AUoA site for more info regarding specific AFP topics. There are two excel spreadsheets that cover LNR and Trent programmes.  

Vacancies?

48

Competition ratio?

2020 - 2.27

West Midlands

Application Summary

WSQs?

Yes

Academic Block?

Varies across the posts available

Types?

Research 

Leadership 

See respective AUoA site for more info regarding specific AFP. 

Vacancies?

45

Competition ratio?

2020 - 2.69