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Project Officer - Quality Networks and Accreditation Projects

  • Location : London
  • Status : Permanent and Fixed Term Contracts
  • Salary : £27,385 - £30,053 per annum
  • Closing date : 09/11/2023
  • Interview date : 05/12/2023

About the role

This is an exciting opportunity for someone looking for a career in quality improvement or health service development. You will work in a dynamic team supporting a national network(s) of front-line mental health services, interacting with clinicians, patients, and their carers to improve these services.

The successful candidate will oversee data collection from clinical services to benchmark against quality standards, arrange and attend face-to-face and/or virtual visits to mental health services across the UK, organise events and deliver training as well as writing reports and other administrative tasks.

The Project Officer roles would work across quality networks working with a range of mental health services including:

  • Learning disability services
  • Community mental health teams
  • ECT clinics
  • Child and adolescent mental health services
  • Perinatal mental health services
  • Alcohol care teams
  • Memory services
  • Older adult mental health services
  • Therapeutic communities
  • Psychiatric intensive care units
  • Forensic mental health services
  • Prison mental health teams
  • Psychological therapies
  • Neuropsychiatry services

Please specify in your application if you are interested or have experience in a particular area of mental health.

The College values a diverse workforce and welcomes applications from all sections of the community, reflecting the population it serves.

We are committed to building and maintaining an inclusive and supportive culture, a place where we can all be ourselves and succeed on merit.  We aim to promote a more inclusive environment, which attracts all candidates and signals our commitment to celebrate and promote diversity.

We will provide appropriate reasonable adjustments for candidates who may have a disability.

We only recruit the best and in return for your commitment the College offers an attractive salary and benefits.

We operate a hybrid working model of onsite and working from home/remote, which helps to ensure a flexible work life balance.

For any queries, please e-mail: HRrecruitment@rcpsych.ac.uk

About CCQI

The College Centre for Quality Improvement (CCQI) works with mental health services to assess and improve the quality of care they provide.

We work with more than 90% of mental health service providers in the UK and focus on four key areas: quality networks, accreditation, national clinical audits, and research and evaluation.

Find out more about the work of the College Centre for Quality Improvement (CCQI)

How to apply

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

We welcome applications from all sections of the Community. 

Closing date: Thursday 9 November 2023 at 10am

Interview dates:

  • Tuesday 5 December 2023
  • Wednesday 6 December 2023
  • Thursday 7 December 2023
  • Friday 8 December 2023 (TBC)

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

The College is a proud member of the Disability Confident employer scheme. A Disability Confident employer will offer an interview to any applicant that declares they have a disability and meets the minimum criteria (essential) for the job as defined by the employer. Please see the candidate information pack for more information.

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