Management Training Scheme (MTS)

Recruitment timetable

Due to the volume of applications we receive, we will be unable to give feedback at Stage 1. Below is an overview of the complete application process from start to finish:

Stage 1

Complete our online application form along with the numerical and verbal reasoning assessments. We may repeat these tests at the Assessment Centre to confirm results.

Until 20th of February 2019 (12 noon)

Stage 2

Successful applicants from Stage 1 will be invited to attend an Assessment Centre to help us find out more about your aptitude and skills set.

13th and 14th March 2019

Scottish Health Service Centre, Crewe Road South, Edinburgh, EH4 2LF

Stage 3

Successful candidates from Stage 2 will be invited for interview and asked to complete and Emotional Intelligence profile - this will be the final stage of the selection process.

4th of April 2019

Mercure Glasgow City Hotel, Ingram Street, Glasgow G1 1DQ


Offers will be made to the successful candidates by the end of May 2019.

End of May 2019

Start Date

Successful candidates will be due to start in their new role with NHS Scotland in September 2019.

September 2019