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Trainees' Committee elections: Nominations for regional representatives

We are currently looking for a representative from the below region, to sit on the RCOG National Trainees’ Committee. The term will be for two years, please see relevant dates below.


  • North West

The representative will be selected via a regional election process following a three-week nomination period.

If you are interested in applying, please read the constitution of the Trainees’ Committee and the role description for regional representatives and submit your nomination form by Wednesday 27 March 2024.


The eligibility criteria for trainees who wish to stand for the Trainees’ Committee elections, or to nominate candidates, are as follows:

Standing candidates must:

  • Be a trainee from the relevant region who has an NTN, MRCOG Part 1 and is on the Trainees’ Register
  • Have a minimum of two calendar years training remaining in respect of their projected certificate of completion of training (CCT) date

Nominator – please note that candidates must have two nominators:

  • Trainee who has subscribed to the Trainees’ Register OR
  • Is post-MRCOG but not yet appointed to a consultant post

Eligibility to vote

All trainees holding a National Training Number (NTN) in the relevant regions will be eligible to vote for one of their regional standing candidates.

ePortfolio data

The election process is supported by the data in your ePortfolio. It is essential to ensure that your details are up to date on your account by the close of nominations on Wednesday 27 March 2024.

Please ensure the following are up to date in your ePortfolio:

  1. Current post
  2. Email address
  3. Training region
  4. National Training Number (NTN)
  5. College number


Full timeline for the election process for the regional representatives is as follows:

Wednesday 6 March 2024

Nominations open

Wednesday 27 March 2024

Nominations close

Monday 8 April 2024

Voting opens

Monday 22 April 2024

Voting closes

Tuesday 23 April 2024

Results announced


For further information please email: traineesregister@RCOG.ORG.UK