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Examinations roles 2021

Vacancies for Examinations committee and honorary roles

Examinations activities cover the DRCOG and MRCOG exams.

You can also see vacancies for Clinical Quality roles and Education roles.

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Part 1 Sub-Committee

Part 2 SBA Sub-Committee

Part 2 EMQ Sub-Committee

DRCOG Sub-Committee

 

How to apply

Please read the role description and committee terms of reference (if applicable), then complete the application form (Word document 58kb) and return by the deadline to:

If you have queries, please email the Examinations Officer Roisin MacDonald at rmacdonald@rcog.org.uk.

The RCOG values the diversity of its members, and we recognise the importance of the RCOG committees representing both the diverse specialty and the diverse population our members serve. As an inclusive and accessible organisation, the willingness of our members to participate is essential for the RCOG's work to remain relevant to our members and the women we serve, and to move forward our strategy and organisational goals.

We carefully consider all applications. Please contact us if you have any queries about the roles, or your eligibility to apply.

If you have any queries or would like more information, please email committee.vacancies@rcog.org.uk

Please refer to our Equal opportunities policy, Diversity policy, and our Code of Conduct.

 

Part 1 Sub-Committee

Committee remit, membership and meeting dates

Chair

The Part 1 Committee chair will be expected to attend and chair all committee meetings, monitor Sub-Committee attendance, supervise production of new examination questions, review current bank of questions to ensure it is up to date and adequately stocked, report to the examinations and assessment committee and carry out other relevant sub-committee related tasks.

This appointment is for a 3-year term starting in May 2021.

Vice-Chair

The Part 1 Committee Vice-Chair will be expected to support the chair by co-chairing all Sub-Committee meetings and supervising member attendance, supervise production of new examination questions, review current bank of questions to ensure it is up to date and adequately stocked.

This appointment is for a 3-year term starting in May 2021.

Member / Fellow Representative

Committee members will be expected to attend committee meetings regularly, produce new questions, review the performance of the questions following the examinations, be involved in the standard setting processes, be involved in the blueprinting of the examination.

This appointment is for a 3-year term starting in May 2021.

Writing Task
Applicants must complete a question-writing task, in addition to the application form. This to ensure that we are able to choose dedicated committee members with enthusiasm and the correct skillset to help judge the applicants in a fair and transparent way.

The task is to write 3 SBAs. You can use any element of the syllabus that you are familiar with for this task. Please submit questions in a Word document with your application.

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Part 2 SBA Sub-Committee

Committee remit, membership and meeting dates

Member / Fellow Representative

Committee members will be expected to attend committee meetings regularly, produce new questions, review the performance of the questions following the examinations, be involved in the standard setting processes, be involved in the blueprinting of the examination.

This appointment is for a 3-year term starting in May 2021.

Writing Task
Applicants must complete a question-writing task, in addition to the application form. This to ensure that we are able to choose dedicated committee members with enthusiasm and the correct skillset to help judge the applicants in a fair and transparent way.

The task is to write 3 SBAs. You can use any element of the syllabus that you are familiar with for this task. Please submit questions in a Word document with your application.

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Part 2 EMQ Sub-Committee

Committee remit, membership and meeting dates

Member / Fellow Representative

Committee members will be expected to attend committee meetings regularly, produce new questions, review the performance of the questions following the examinations, be involved in the standard setting processes, be involved in the blueprinting of the examination.

This appointment is for a 3-year term starting in May 2021.

Writing Task
Applicants must complete a question-writing task, in addition to the application form. This to ensure that we are able to choose dedicated committee members with enthusiasm and the correct skillset to help judge the applicants in a fair and transparent way.

The task is to write 1 EMQ with between 8 and 12 options, and between 3 and 4 question stems. You can use any element of the syllabus that you are familiar with for this task. Please submit in a Word document with your application.

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DRCOG Sub-Committee

Committee remit, membership and meeting dates

Member / Fellow Representative

Committee members will be expected to attend committee meetings regularly, produce new questions, review the performance of the questions following the examinations, be involved in the standard setting processes, be involved in the blueprinting of the examination.

This appointment is for a 3-year term starting in May 2021.

Writing Task
Applicants must complete a question-writing task, in addition to the application form. This to ensure that we are able to choose dedicated committee members with enthusiasm and the correct skillset to help judge the applicants in a fair and transparent way.

The task is to write 3 SBAs. You can use any element of the syllabus that you are familiar with for this task. Please submit questions in a Word document with your application.

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You can also see vacancies for Clinical Quality roles and Education roles.