Paediatric Emergency Medicine (PEM).

Sub-specialty Training in Paediatric Emergency Medicine (PEM) in HEYH

Applications are invited from candidates wishing to undertake a one year whole time equivalent Paediatric Emergency Medicine (PEM) sub-specialty training programme in Health Education England working across Yorkshire and the Humber.

The programme is aimed at doctors who are already undertaking higher specialist training in Emergency Medicine OR Paediatrics who wish in addition to complete a sub-specialty CCT in Paediatric Emergency Medicine.

Trainees will spend 6 months in Paediatric Emergency Medicine and 6 months completing placements including Paediatrics, Paediatric Anaesthesia and/or Paediatric Intensive Care. The trainee will maintain links with the base Emergency Department and continue to cover Emergency Medicine out of hours work during the 6 months of placements.

The Recruitment Process

All applications will be longlisted against the Person Specifcation. 


Successful candidates will be invited to interview in April 2021.


The interviews will be taking place on the afternoon of 29th April via Microsfot Teams. Interviews slots will be published to the succesful canddiates upon invite to interview.




Paediatric Emergency Medicine sub-specialty training is available in Sheffield and Hull:

Hull: 1 vacancy, starting August 2021

Sheffield: 1 vacancy, starting September 2021

All vacancy information is indicative and subject to change at any time.


Deferments of posts that have been offered are possible but are restricted to only those listed within the Gold Guide; therefore it would only be possible to defer an offer if your reason was a ‘Statutory’ reason, such as ill health or maternity leave. If you are offered a post but do need to defer, we ask that you contact the LETB as soon as you can after the offer has been accepted.