Standard Setting Panel
The College wishes to appoint Senior Trainees
and Consultants to join the Standard Setting Panel for the MRCPsych
The MRCPsych written examinations consist of
two written papers (Papers A & B). The Standard Setting Panel
meets four times a year and is responsible for reviewing question
performance based on a modified Angoff method.
The position will appeal to those who have
both the experience and an interest in assessment processes and a
commitment to ensuring our assessment methods meet the highest
The post is voluntary, and appointees will be
expected to attend at least two meetings per year, expenses will be
reimbursed in accordance with College policy. The post will be for
one year in the first instance.
Please refer to the full job description for
Any member who would like to be considered for
this post should complete an Application Form and email it to
A Confidential Reference Form must also be submitted directly from
Applications should be received by 11am on
Friday 3rd August 2018. Interviews will be held by
telephone on Friday 17th August 2018.
Setting Panel Guidance Notes
Setting Panel Application Form
Standard Setting Panel Reference Form
Regarding Conflicts of Interest
We look forward to hearing from you!