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Specialist Adviser for Foundation Training

  • Status : 1 p.a. / session per week
  • Salary : Voluntary role
  • Closing date : 03/05/2019
  • Interview date : 13/06/2019

The College is seeking to appoint a consultant psychiatrist who has expertise in Foundation training to take an active role and provide high-level input to the College's work in supporting the delivery of Foundation training within the Deaneries. This will involve representing the College at relevant meetings, identifying and disseminating areas of good practice and producing a guide to Foundation training in Psychiatry.

The post is voluntary and the appointee should expect, with the agreement of his or her employer, to spend an average of 1 p.a. / session per week in the role.

The post holder will work with the team of Associate Deans and report to the Dean. The primary role is to advise on and support the College’s work on Foundation training. The post will appeal to consultant psychiatrists in any specialty who have an interest in this area in particular and have a commitment to maintaining high standards in postgraduate education and training in psychiatry as well as the ability to actively make a contribution.

College Members who would like to be considered for this post should enclose a short CV and statement of interest demonstrating experience (on one A4 side) to the Dean, Dr Kate Lovett via fauzan.palekar@rcpsych.ac.uk.

Closing date: Friday 3 May 2019 @ 5pm 

Interview date: Thursday 13 June 2019 (London)