The Federation of Royal Colleges of Physicians of the UK is seeking to appoint a Chair of the MRCP(UK) Part 2 Clinical Examining Board.
The successful applicant will have overall responsibility for the clinical and academic leadership of the Clinical Examining Board and for the on-going development worldwide of the MRCP(UK) Part 2 Clinical Examination in the context of the overall development of the MRCP(UK).
The Chair of the Clinical Examining Board is a member of the MRCP(UK) Management Board, the governing body of the examinations, and will advise on issues affecting the academic, operational, and policy aspects of the MRCP(UK) Part 2 Clinical Examination relevant to on-going sustainability.
The person appointed will be a Fellow of one of the Royal Colleges of Physicians of the UK, practising in a medical specialty. A full list of responsibilities is set out in The Responsibilities and Duties of the Chair of the MRCP(UK) Part 2 Clinical Examining Board (PACES).
Applicants should submit a brief outline of their professional training, together with a summary of their commitment to medical education and training, and their specific expertise in the MRCP(UK) Examination. Applications and enquiries to:
PA to Professor Jane Dacre
Medical Director to the MRCP(UK) Examinations
11 St Andrews Place
London NW1 4LE
The closing date for receipt of applications is Monday 25 March 2013 and interviews will take place on Wednesday 3 April at the Royal College of Physicians of London.
The successful applicant should be available to attend the MRCP(UK) Part 2 Clinical Examining Board on Wednesday 22 May and Thursday 3 October 2013.