GMTS Assurance 2019 Intake Stage 1

The process of bidding for a trainee within the 2019 Intake consists of 3 assurance stages:

Stage 1Statement of intent to host and commitment to pay online form.

Stage 2Statement of bid particulars online form for example programme and placement manager information, placement details and support you will provide to trainees.

Stage 3Quality assurance of your bid by Local Leadership Academy (LLA) GMTS Leads contact details of which can be found here .

This online form is stage 1, following submission of this you’ll be contacted by your LLA GMTS Lead and will receive your stage 2 online form in due course. Participating in these 2 stages forms a bid to host a trainee.

We’re looking for system placement bids to cover the duration of trainees’ time on the scheme (2-2.5 years). This could be a partnership or collaborative bid. The lead host organisation should submit the bid on behalf of the partnership/collaborative.

Lead organisations can only partner with one organisation per specialism. Any reverse bids e.g. partner as lead or lead as partner will be considered additional not duplicate bids and will be liable for all commitments bid for if successful.


The NHS Leadership Academy is part of Health Education England (HEE). As such, all requests for the NHS Leadership Academy can be sent via Health Education England. Their page explains our privacy policy and how we will use and protect any information about you that you give to us.

If you wish to exercise your rights under data protection legislation, in relation to information the NHS Leadership Academy holds about you, you can contact HEE’s Data Protection Officer:

Data Protection Officer
Health Education England
Blenheim House
Duncombe Street

You can also contact to submit a Subject Access Request, or for all other data protection enquiries.

By submitting this form you’ll also confirm that you’ve accepted the terms of our privacy statement. If at any time you change your mind and want to withdraw your consent, or want any information we hold about you deleted, you can do this by contacting us on 0113 322 5699 or by emailing