Chair of the Committee on ECT and Related Treatments

  • Location : Virtual
  • Status : Five year term from September 2022
  • Salary : Voluntary
  • Closing date : 10/04/2022
The Committee on Electroconvulsive Therapy and Related Treatments is recruiting a new Chair to take office in September 2022.  

The role is voluntary, and the appointee should expect, with the agreement of their employer, to spend an average of 0.5 p.a./session per week in the role.

It is essential that applicants are working in, or have expertise in ECT practice or research, or practice or research relevant to related physical treatments, and are experienced at chairing committees. Experience in responding to the media would be helpful.

If you would like to be considered for this post, please submit a CV and a covering letter demonstrating expertise, experience and interest in this role (one side A4) to Stephanie Whitehead, Faculty and Committee Manager.  Please email

Applications should be received by 10 April 2022 Interviews will be held remotely via Microsoft Teams shortly after. 

Please see the full job description for further information.

Job description - ECT Committee Chair - Feb 2022