26/07/2017 - 13:38
The Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) is seeking to appoint a new lay member to its Council.
Council members play a key role in setting strategy and policy and ensuring the HCPC fulfils its statutory duties and responsibilities. Candidates require experience in corporate governance, strategic planning and collective decision making and must have a good grasp of regulatory principles.
As ambassadors for the HCPC, they will need the ability to form strong relationships and uphold the principles of transparency and accountability.
Candidates for this role must not be on the HCPC Register. As a UK-wide regulator, HCPC encourages applications from individuals across England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland.
Elaine Buckley, Council Chair HCPC said:
"The role of the Lay Council Member is one that is highly valued by the HCPC and is extremely important for the effective governance of the organisation.
We are looking for a candidate with a broad range of skills who can support the work of the HCPC whilst contributing a different perspective.
I look forward to working with the successful candidate who will be joining the Council next January."
The deadline for applications is 9am on Monday 18 September 2017and interviews will be held on Tuesday 17 October and Wednesday 18 October 2017. The successful candidate will begin their new role from Monday 1 January 2018.
For more information and how to apply, visit
http://www.hcpc-uk.org/aboutus/council/councilappointments or email firstname.lastname@example.org