Faculty elections

Nominations for Faculty roles open at noon on 2 December and close at noon on 27 January 2023. 

You can see the full list of vacancies below along with FAQs about Faculty elections.

Vacancies

Vacancies

  • Executive Committee Member (Nine vacancies)

The term of office for these posts is four years. Please read the job description for the role and ensure you're able to fulfil the key responsibilities before agreeing to stand.

Find out more about the work of the Child and Adolescent Faculty.

See the current list of committee members

Vacancies

  • Chair
  • Vice-Chair
  • Financial Officer
  • Executive Committee Member (Seven vacancies)

The term of office for these posts is four years. Please read the job description for the role and ensure you're able to fulfil the key responsibilities before agreeing to stand.

Find out more about the work of the Eating Disorders Faculty.

See the current list of committee members

Vacancies

  • Chair
  • Vice-Chair
  • Financial Officer
  • Executive Committee Member (Four vacancies)

The term of office for these posts is four years. Please read the job description for the role and ensure you're able to fulfil the key responsibilities before agreeing to stand.

Find out more about the work of the General Adult Faculty.

See the current list of committee members

Vacancies

  • Financial Officer
  • Executive Committee Member (Five vacancies)

The term of office for these posts is four years. Please read the job description for the role and ensure you're able to fulfil the key responsibilities before agreeing to stand.

Find out more about the work of the Liaison Faculty.

See the current list of committee members

Vacancies

  • Executive Committee Member (Three vacancies)

The term of office for these posts is four years. Please read the job description for the role and ensure you're able to fulfil the key responsibilities before agreeing to stand.

Find out more about the work of the Rehabilitation and Social Faculty.

See the current list of committee members

Faculty elections FAQs

Members and Specialist Associates who are members of the Faculty can stand for election.

The timetable for 2023 elections is as follows:

Date 
2 December 2022 (noon)Nominations open
27 January 2023 (noon)Closing date for submission of nominations
22 March 2023Voting opens
19 April 2023Voting closes
20 April 2023Results of elections declared
TBC July 2023Terms of office begin at AGM

Information you'll need to provide

  • The names, email addresses and membership numbers of your proposer and seconder, they must be Members or Specialist Associates.
  • A supporting statement of appropriate word length. The word limit is 500 words for Chair and Vice-Chair positions and 200 words for Financial Officer and Executive Committee Member positions.
  • You'll also be asked to confirm your good standing with your country's medical council and with regard to College membership fees.

Submitting your nomination

Nominations must be submitted through the Civica Election Services nomination platform.

You can save your nomination and return to it at a later date. If you forget to complete, we'll send you a reminder when the deadline is approaching.

Once you've finished your nomination you can submit it and within 24 hours you'll receive email confirmation of your submission.

Please read our canvassing code which sets out the rules on canvassing during elections.

Further questions

If you have a question about an executive committee job role, such as term of office, frequency of meetings etc., please contact the manager of that committee.

For any other questions about elections that have not been answered here, please contact the elections team on elections@rcpsych.ac.uk.

 

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