Current Vacancies

Medical (Consultant Psychiatrist) Member of the Review Tribunal

NIJAC is inviting Expressions of Interest for the office of fee paid (Consultant Psychiatrist) Medical Member of the Review Tribunal (previously the Mental Health Review Tribunal). It is intended to make 8 appointments and to maintain a reserve list for 12 months from the anticipated date of the first appointment (1 June 2020).

To be eligible for appointment a person must be, by 3 February 2020:

A registered medical practitioner with the General Medical Council (GMC).

Applicants must have held a full-time or part-time appointment as a Consultant Psychiatrist or Associate Specialist. In addition applicants must have membership of the Royal College of Psychiatrists at any of the following levels:

Member, Fellow or Associate Specialist

Applicants should also be participants in a continuing professional development programme for Psychiatrists.

A practising certificate is not a requirement for this judicial office.

Fee: £381 per day
        £190.50 per half day
        Plus a pre-hearing medical examination fee of £150 (when required)

Closing date: 12 noon on Monday 3 February 2020

For further information and to apply online please click here.

NIJAC is committed to equality of opportunity for all who are eligible for judicial office and welcomes applications from women and men from all backgrounds and sections of the community. NIJAC will appoint the applicants who appear to NIJAC to be the most suitable based on merit.