2020 Clinical Year Recruitment Campaign Dates

Advertising for the annual Junior Medical Officer (JMO) recruitment campaign is coordinated by the NSW Ministry of Health on behalf of the health facilities across the state.  Positions for the 2020 clinical year will be advertised from 18 to 31 July 2019. 
 
The 2020 clinical year commences 3 February 2020 and concludes on 31 January 2021.  All positions recruited during the 2020 JMO recruitment campaign will be advertised, interviewed and offered as per the date ranges below.

Early Round

Specialty Position​​​ Advertising​ Interview​​ Email offer​
Gastroenterology Advanced Trainees (continuing)
28 June - 8 July 15 July 22 July

Clinical Genetics

Provisional Fellow 24 May - 7 June 15 July 22 July
Obstetrics and ​Gynaecology Provisional Fellow and Senior Registrar
24 May - 7 June 26 July - 6 August 12 August
Ophthalmology Trainee
8 July - 19 July 29 July - 9 August 23 August
Paediatrics Provisional Fellow
24 May - 7 June 17 June - 28 June 1 July
​Pain Medicine ​Provisional Fellow from 1 May​ ​from 20 May
Anaesthetics (scheme only)
Trainee
Provisional Fellow
1 July - 14 July
1 July - 14 July
29 July - 9 August
29 July - 9 August
14 August
14 August

Main Round 

Medical physicians

Specialty​ Position​​ Interview Email offer
None Basic Physician Trainee
21 - 23 August 28 August
​Addiction Medicine ​Advanced Trainee
All other positions
​19 - 23 August
2 - 6 Sept
​28 August
11 September
Cardiology* Advanced Trainee
Provisional Fellow
Unaccredited Trainee
19 - 23 August
5 - 9 August
2 - 6 September
28 August
13 August
11 September
Endocrinology* Advanced Trainee
Provisional Fellow
19 - 23 August
5 -9 August
28 August
13 August
Gastroenterology* Advanced Trainee (1st Year)
Provisional Fellow
19 - 23 August
5 - 9 August
28 August
13 August
General Medicine Advanced Trainee
2 - 4 September 9 September
Geriatric Medicine Advanced Trainee
All other positions
2 - 6 September
9 - 13 September
11 September
18 September
Haematology* Advanced Trainee (Network)
All other positions
19 - 23 August
5 - 9 August
28 August
13 August
​Neonatal & Perinatal Medicine

​Senior Registrar
Provisional Fellow
Advanced Trainee
Trainee
Unaccredited Trainee

​5 - 9 August
5 - 9 August
19 - 23 August
19 - 23 August
2 - 6 September
​13 August
13 August
28 August
28 August
11 September
​Nephrology ​Advanced Trainee
Provisional Fellow
​19 - 23 August
5 - 9 August
​28 August
13 August
Neurology* Advanced Trainee
Provisional Fellow
Unaccredited Trainee
19 - 23  August
5 - 9 August
2 - 6 September
28 August
13 August
11 September
Nuclear Medicine* Advanced Trainee
Provisional Fellow
All other positions
19 - 23 August
5 - 9 August
2 - 6 September
28 August
13 August
11 September
Paediatrics

Advanced Trainee
Basic Trainee
Paediatric Physician Basic Trainee (PPBT)
All other positions

14 - 20 August 
14 - 20 August 
14 - 20 August
14 - 20 August
3 September
3 September
3 September
3 September
​Palliative Medicine ​Advanced Trainee
Provisional Fellow
Unaccredited Trainee
​7 - 13 August
5 - 9 August
19 - 23 August
​16 August
13 August
27 August
​Public Heath / Public Health Medicine ​Advanced Trainee
Provisional Fellow
Trainee
​19 - 23 August
12 - 16 August
26 - 30 August
​28 August
20 August
 3 September
Rehabilitation Medicine* Advanced Trainee
Trainee
Senior Residential Medical Officer
19 - 23 August
26 - 30 August
2 - 6 September
28 August
3 September
10 September
Respiratory & Sleep Medicine* Pro​visional Fellow
Advanced Trainee
Trainee
5 - 9 August
19 - 23 August
2 - 6 September
13 August
28 August
10 September
​Rheumatology* ​Advanced Trainee ​19 - 23 August ​28 August
Sexual Health Medicine Advanced Trainee
Trainee
Resident Medical Officer
19 - 23 August
26 - 30 August
2 - 6 September
28 August
4 September
10 September

Pathology positions

Specialty Position Interview Email offer
Anatomical Pathology* Trainee
3 - 5 September 13 September
Infectious Diseases* Advanced Trainee
9 September 13 September
Microbiology* Trainee
2 September 6 September

Psychiatry positions

Specialty Position​ Interview Email offer
Psychiatry Networks Advanced Trainee
Unaccredited Trainee
Basic Trainee
Resident Medical Officer
19 - 29 August
23 - 30 August
23 - 30 August
26 Aug - 3 Sept
4 September
6 September
6 September
9 September
​Psychiatry - Forensic ​Advanced Trainee
​19 - 23 August ​28 August
Psychiatry All other positions
2 - 12 September 18 September

Surgery positions

Specialty Position​ I​nterview Email offer
Surgery & Paediatric ​Surgery
(all sub-specialty)
Unaccredited Trainee 12 - 15 August 19 August
Surgical Skills Senior Resident Medical Officer
Unaccredited Trainee
21 - 23 August
21 - 23 August
28 August
28 August

Critical care

Specialty​ Position Interview Email offer
Anaesthetics Non-scheme training positions
All other non-network positions
21 Aug - 2 Sept
2 - 6 September
5 September
10 September
Emergency Medicine Networks Trainee
21 Aug - 2 Sept 5 September
Emergency Medicine All other non-network positions 
21 Aug - 2 Sept 5 September
Intensive Care Medicine All positions
21 Aug - 2 Sept 5 September

Other positions

Specialty Position Interview Email offer
​General ​Resident Medical Officer
Senior Resident Medical Officer
​2 - 6 September
2 - 6 September
​12 September
12 September
Dermatology* Unaccredited Trainee
Resident Medical Officer
6 - 16 August
21 - 30 August
from 13 August
from 27 August
Medical Administration Trainee
21 - 23 August 28 August
Obstetrics and Gynaecology Advanced Trainee
Basic Trainee
Unaccredited Trainee
Trainee
Senior Resident Medical Officer
5 - 9 August
28 Aug - 3 Sept
​28 Aug - 3 Sept
28 Aug - 3 Sept
9 - 13 September
14 August
6 September
6 September
6 September
17 September
Radiology Provisional Fellow
Senior Resident Medical Officer
Trainee
5 - 9 August
19 - 23 August
19 - 23 August
13 August
28 August
28 August
​Radiation Oncology ​Advanced Trainee
Provisional Fellow
Unaccredited Trainee
14 - 20 August
5 - 9 August
2 - 6 September
​23 August
13 August
10 September
Rural Generalist Trainee
12 - 16 August 21 August
Positions marked with an asterisk (*) are statewide centralised recruitment panels

Recent updates​

The following interview and email offer dates were changed from these previously published dates:
Specialty Position Advertising Interview Email offer
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Page Updated: Tuesday 16 April 2019