Members of the Committee on ECT and Related Treatments

  • Location : Mostly virtual, but see full job description
  • Status : Four year term from July 2023
  • Salary : Voluntary role
  • Closing date : 23/04/2023
  • Interview date : 26/05/2023

Purpose of the role

The Committee on Electroconvulsive Therapy and Related Treatments is recruiting two new committee members to take office in July 2023.  

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.

Members should be working in the practice or research of ECT and/or Related Treatments and have a keen interest in professional and clinical standards.  ‘Related Treatments’ include rTMS, tDCS, VNS, neurosurgical interventions and interventions which may be administered through ECT clinics, such as ketamine and esketamine.

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 23 April 2023 Interviews will be held remotely via Microsoft Teams on 26 May 2023

Should you wish to have an informal conversation about the role please email to arrange to speak to the Chair/Vice Chair of the committee.

Please see the full job description for further information.

JD ECT Committee Member Mar 2023