Expressions of interest for Oriel 2020-2021 are now open

18 Jan 2019

NPA members are invited for their expressions of interest for Oriel 2020-2021. Health Education England is inviting pharmacies to be part of the year 3 centralised pharmacy pre-registration recruitment for student intake 2020.

The medical system Oriel is used as a template, where applicants will be able to apply, book interview slots and be sent offers/relevant communications via one system. Please note that this is not a mandatory process. Find out more here.

You may register to recruit via the national scheme for the 2019 for pre-registration pharmacists commencing training in summer 2020. In order to register you are required to:-

– Confirm your participation by reading and agreeing to the “Confirmation of Participation” terms and agreeing to comply with Health Education England’s Quality Framework

– Provide us with relevant programme information to enable us to advertise your places on Oriel

Please complete the Programme Information Form and Confirmation of Participation.

More detail about how the Scheme works is available in the Employer Guidance Handbook.

It contains a step-by-step guide to completing your employer programme submission, a recruitment timeline, regional contact support details and a frequently asked question section.

If you decide to recruit via the National Scheme, we strongly advise you to read the Employer Guidance Handbook before you begin completing the online form with your programme information. The deadline to register and submit your information is close of play 1st March 2019.

More advice can be found on our website here.

Also, you can contact the HEE directly for any technical matters, and the NPA for member support