Vacancy: Associate Medical Director for Clinical Examinations

5 Feb 2019

The Federation of Royal Colleges of Physicians of the UK is seeking to appoint an Associate Medical Director for Clinical Examinations and Chair of the MRCP(UK) Part 2 Clinical Examining Board.

The successful applicant will have overall responsibility for the clinical and academic leadership of the Clinical Examining Board and for the on-going development of the MRCP(UK) Part 2 Clinical Examination (PACES) in the context of the overall development of the MRCP(UK).

The Chair of the Clinical Examining Board is a member of the MRCP(UK) Management and Policy Board, the governing body of the examinations, and will advise on issues affecting the academic, operational, and policy aspects of the MRCP(UK) Part 2 Clinical Examination relevant to on-going sustainability.

The person appointed will be a Fellow of one of the Royal Colleges of Physicians of the UK, with a license to practice, and practising in a medical specialty. 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 specific expertise relates to the responsibilities of the role. The Federation of Royal Colleges of Physicians of the UK 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.

The closing date for receipt of applications is 22 February 2019 and interviews are scheduled to take place on 6 March 2019 at the Royal College of Physicians, London.

The successful applicant should be available to attend the MRCP(UK) Part 2 Clinical Examining Board on 6 June 2019 at the Royal College of Physicians, Edinburgh.

Applications and enquiries to:

Sarah Farage at policy.officer@mrcpuk.org or +44 (0)20 3075 1348