Royal College of Physicians
NW1, London
£55,241 - £61,380 per year
Contract, Full-time
Job description

Accreditation Unit Manager

Location: London

Full time fixed term ( maternity cover)

Salary, Grade 7 : £55,241 - £61,380 per annum

(Please note appointments for this role will be made at £55,241 per annum)


The RCP is looking for a talented, proactive manager to lead its Accreditation Unit. This is a unique and exciting opportunity to play a significant role supporting improvements in care for patients.

About you

Ideally you will have knowledge and understanding of the health service and have an interest in the quality assurance framework for the health sector. However we would be happy to hear from candidates from different backgrounds with transferable skills.  As a minimum, we are seeking candidates with:

  • Proven ability to effectively lead the delivery of an operational unit with multiple workstreams ensuring that work is delivered within allocated resources
  • Proven ability to provide day-to-day supervision and support for the accreditation unit managers, delegating tasks and assigning responsibilities appropriately to deliver the accreditation unit’s annual work plan
  • Experience of costing, researching and developing business cases and business plans
  • Experience of building and sustaining effective working relationships with a variety of stakeholders including the confidence to communicate, influence and negotiate with a range of individuals.

How to apply

To apply for this role please submit your CV and Supporting Statement (no longer than 2 x pages of A4) outlining how your skills and experience match the job description and person specification.

Enquiries are encouraged. Please contact Di Kinsella to arrange a discussion about the role with Teena Chowdhury, Operations Director, Audit and Accreditation.

Closing date : Midnight Sunday 26 July 2020

Interview with date: 3 or 6 August 2020

The RCP positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, transgender status, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.

Posted on: 13 July 2020
Closed date: 26 July 2020
Job ref: CLI293
Tags: Management