Participation Consultants x 2 and Carer Representative x2 - Faculty of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

  • Location : London
  • Status : 1 year fixed-term contract
  • Salary : £140 per day and £70 per half day
  • Closing date : 03/05/2022
  • Interview date : 17/05/2022

The Royal College of Psychiatrists is seeking two participation consultants and one carer representative to join the a sub-committee of the Faculty of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry executive committee, to develop a Position Statement on Personality Disorder in Young People. The successful applicants will have lived experience of Personality Disorder and child and adolescent mental health services (CAMHS) or caring for someone with Personality Disorder.

Workers will be closely involved with the committee and will take an active involvement in the development of content for the Position Statement as well as liaising with external user and carer groups who the committee may wish to involve in consultation on the document. Find out more about the Faculty.

As well as attending and contributing to meetings, working with other committee members to complete content for the document and seeking wider participation from user and carer groups, participation consultants and carer representatives may also be offered opportunities for involvement with conferences, communications and the media, at such time as the document is published.

The RCPsych has developed a high media profile and is a leading organisation in terms of equality and diversity. It was a recent winner of Charity of the Year at the European Diversity Awards. This is an excellent opportunity for patients and carers to contribute their perspectives on important mental health issues relating to technology and be part of our ongoing strategy and communications development.

Please complete the enclosed application form and return it with an updated CV to

How to apply

For more information and instructions on how to apply, please download the following documents:

We welcome applications from all sectors of the community.

Closing date: Tuesday 3 May 2022 at 10am

Interview date: Tuesday 17 May 2022 - by Microsoft Teams

The College is an Equal Opportunities Employer. Charity registration no. 228636

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