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Vacancy: Chair of the MRCP(UK) Regulatory Sub-Group

The Federation of Royal Colleges of Physicians of the UK is seeking to appoint a Chair of the MRCP(UK) Regulatory Sub-Group, which oversees the processes for appeals, complaints, misconduct and reasonable adjustment requests.

The successful applicant will have overall responsibility for the clinical and academic leadership of the regulatory sub-group and will contribute to the overall development of MRCP(UK).

The person appointed will be a Fellow of one of the Royal Colleges of Physicians of the UK, with a license to practise, and practising in a medical specialty. A full list of responsibilities is set out in the job description and person specification.

The Chair of the MRCP(UK) Regulatory Sub-Group is expected to commit one session per week to Examining Board matters. The Federation agrees to reimburse the employing Trust or Board for 1 PA of the appointee's basic salary and associated costs.

Applicants should submit a brief outline of their professional training, together with a summary of their commitment to medical education and training, and how their expertise relates to the responsibilities of the role and meets the criteria outlined in the person specification (at the end of the job description). The Federation of Royal Colleges of Physicians of the UK is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.

More information can be found here.

Applications and enquiries to:

Dr Benjamin Gillon, Head of Assessment Quality and Policy
0044 (0)20 3075 1465

The closing date for receipt of applications is 27 September 2021. Dates for interview will be confirmed at a later date and will take place remotely.