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, last year, was named Charity of the Year in the European Diversity Awards.
Deputy Programme Manager x2
National Clinical Audit of Psychosis x 1
(NCAP 12-Months FTC)
Assessment for Consultant Psychiatrists & Multi-source Assessment for Expert Psychiatric Witnesses
(ACP 360 & MAEP) x 1
£31,425 per annum
35 hours per week
National Clinical Audit of Psychosis (NCAP)
Within the College Centre for Quality Improvement, we run an exciting programme of NHS-funded national clinical audits, including the National Clinical Audit of Psychosis, which provides important data that is driving forward improvements in care for people with first episode psychosis. The current Deputy Programme Manager is providing maternity cover for the Programme Manager, so we are seeking a dynamic and proactive person to backfill the DPM post.
The successful candidate will have experience in project management and quality improvement in healthcare and/or clinical audit and will have a keen interest in data analytics. They will show attention to detail and have excellent organisational, report writing and communication skills. Responsibilities will include supervising project staff and assisting in managing the teams’ workload, assisting in the development and delivery of project plans, and helping to manage all aspects of the project, e.g. developing data collection tools, collecting and analysing data, producing reports and planning and delivering workshops.
Assessment for Consultant Psychiatrists (ACP360)
Multi-source Assessment for Expert Psychiatric Witnesses (MAEP)
Based within the College Centre for Quality Improvement, the ACP360 and MAEP projects provide online, multi-source feedback tools to psychiatrists, to support their professional development, appraisal and revalidation. We facilitate the collection of quantitative and qualitative feedback from the colleagues and patients of psychiatrists, reporting and benchmarking their performance against thousands of others.
The successful candidate will have experience in project management and quality improvement in healthcare and/or clinical audit. They will show attention to detail and have excellent organisational, report writing and communication skills. Responsibilities will include overseeing project plans, supervising staff, supporting the ongoing improvement of project systems, communicating regularly with psychiatrists, finance administration, marketing, event attendance and organisation.
The successful candidates will be required to undertake a DBS check.
The College values a diverse workforce and welcomes applications from all sections of the community, reflecting the population it serves.
We only recruit the best and in return for your commitment the College offers an attractive salary and benefits.
To apply for this role, please visit the College website.
Closing date for applications: Monday 30 November 2020 @10am
Interview date: 10th & 11th December 2020 (via Microsoft Teams)
The College is an Equal Opportunities Employer.
Charity registration. no. 228636.
We welcome applications from all sections of the Community.
NO AGENCIES OR PUBLICATIONS PLEASE.