Vacancies for RCP London examiner representatives on the MRCP(UK) Clinical Examining Board

The Royal College of Physicians of London (RCP) is seeking to appoint two new examiner representatives for the MRCP(UK) Clinical Examining Board (CEB).

The role

Examiner representatives will join both clinical and operational leads from the RCP, Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh (RCPE) and Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow (RCPSG) and will contribute to the development and governance of PACES across the federation.

These are unpaid positions and representatives will be required to attend three CEB meetings per annum, hosted in Edinburgh, Glasgow and London. Terms of appointments typically last for 2 years and will be reviewed by the RCP senior London examiner. RCP London credits CEB examiner representatives with additional points used when nominating international PACES examiners.

The next CEB meeting will take place on 8 February 2018 at the Royal College of Physicians of London and successful applicants should attend.


Applicants should meet the following criteria to be eligible to apply:

  • fully compliant MRCP(UK) PACES examiner
  • have examined at least 24 cycles in the last 2 years (diets 2015/3–2017/2).

How to apply

Expressions of interest should be made via email to the PACES delivery partner manager Matthew Hunt ( and should include a brief summary of your PACES-related experience, skills and knowledge, along with what you would hope to achieve in representing the RCP during your term on CEB if successful.

The deadline for submissions is 9am, Monday 13 November 2017.

Expressions of interest will be reviewed by the senior London examiner, Dr Tanzeem Raza, and we will aim to appoint new examiner representatives by Thursday 30 November 2017.