Project Officer x3 - (CofC) (QNOAMHS) and (QN-PICU) (QNPMHS) (QNFMHS)

  • Location : London
  • Status : Permanent contract
  • Salary : £26,500 per annum
  • Closing date : 22/11/2021
  • Interview date : 01/12/2021

The successful candidates will organise data collection and will arrange and attend meetings, and visits to services, working with clinicians and service users to improve mental health services. They will provide administrative support to the project, analyse data as well as writing reports. This is an ideal job for someone looking for a career in quality improvement or health service development.

Candidates are advised to state the Project Officer role(s) of their choice in their cover letter. The roles include: 

  • The Community of Communities Network (CofC) x1 
  • The Quality Network for Older Age Mental Health Services (QNOAMHS) x1
  • The Quality Network for Psychiatric Intensive Care Units (QN-PICU) , the Quality Network for Prison Mental Health Services (QNPMHS) and the Quality Network for Forensic Mental Health Services (QNFMHS) x1

The successful candidates will be required to undertake a Disclosure Barring Service check.

The Royal College of Psychiatrists is the professional membership body for psychiatrists and promotes excellent care for people with mental illness. It has 19,000 members and engages with government and the media as the leading voice of the UK’s mental health services. The College is a values-based organisation and, in 2019, was named Charity of the Year in the European Diversity Awards.

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 consider putting into place 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. 

For any queries, please email

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: Monday 22 November 2021 at 10am

Interview date: Wednesday 1 December 2021 - via Microsoft Teams

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

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