Calls for Nominations

Executive Committee

Applications are sought for the following position, to take up post immediately:

  • Assistant Convenor (2 year term was due to start Sept 2018, so will start as Assistant Convenor immediately on appointment, followed by 2 years as Convenor, starting Sept 2020)

Deadline for applications: 31 August 2019 (See below for how to apply)

Further details on all posts are available in the Exec Cttee Job descriptions document.

Regional Coordinators
Coordinators are sought for the following regions, to take up post immediately and to serve for four years.

  • Northern (County Durham, Cumbria, Northumberland, Tees Valley, and Tyne and Wear)
  • Yorkshire (East Yorkshire, North Yorkshire, Northern Lincolnshire, South Yorkshire, and West Yorkshire)

The job description for the role is:

  • To co-ordinate BACCH activities in the Region
  • To cascade information on BACCH activities to members in their Region and promote members’ tools
  • To contribute to, and encourage regional members to participate in, consultation documents
  • To liaise with the BACCH Administrator to ensure that contact details of regional membership is up to date
  • To maximise membership of BACCH through the promotion of the organisation with students, trainees and other paediatricians in the region
  • To organise at least one BACCH Regional meeting a year;
  • To attend biannual BACCH Council meetings;
  • To write a report on BACCH Activities in your region for BACCH News at least once a year.
  • To advise the Regional Paediatric Adviser on education and training for community doctors. The exact nature of this role varies from region to region – for example, it could involve being a member of the regional paediatric training committee, ensuring community paediatric representation on RITA assessments as some examples.
  • To advise the Regional Paediatric Adviser on job descriptions.
  • It is estimated that the role requires 1 hour per week (equivalent to 0.25 PA)

See below for details on how to apply.

Deadline for applications: 31 August 2019 [deadline may be extended if no applications received]

To apply for posts

  • Please send a CV (three pages max) along with a brief statement (250 words max) outlining your experience and reasons for wanting to take up the role.
  • Send applications and queries to the BACCH office at [email protected]
  • If more than one suitable applicant applies for a position, your statement will be sent to the whole membership (or region for the Coordinator roles) and a vote will take place.


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