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How do I apply

We would be delighted for you to join the team at County Durham and Darlington NHS Foundation Trust as part of the Foundation Programme.

Please apply via the National Recruitment Process and  prioritise your Choice of Foundation School to the Northern Deanery Foundation School (NDFS) based in Newcastle upon Tyne.


I have been appointed to the Northern Deanery Foundation School

Welcome to those of you who have been allocated a place in the Northern Deanery Foundation School for August 2020. If you have any queries about Co Durham and Darlington FP Rotations, please direct them to and we will get back you as soon as possible.


Foundation Programme Tutors

Dr. Srikanth Mada, Consultant Diabetologist

Miss Kath Grant, Consultant Surgeon

Dr. Hilary Workman, Consultant Paediatrician

Mr. Suresh Thomas, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

Mrs. Angela Murray, Deputy Medical Education Manager (

Mrs. Anne Sewell, Medical Education Manager (







'I have to compliment everyone on their pleasant persona and their expertise and knowledge. By the end of the 5 days, I did not feel as though I had been in a hospital ward and was very relaxed.'

Patient, Ward 16 Orthopaedics, University Hospital of North Durham