The Secretary of State for Health is looking to appoint four new members to the Pay Review Bodies, which provide independent advice and recommendations on the pay of NHS staff paid under Agenda for Change (NHSPRB) and doctors and dentists employed in the NHS (DDRB), covering a total workforce of 1.6 million and a pay bill of almost £60 billion across the UK. The positions available are an economist member (DDRB), a member representing Scotland (DDRB), and 2 members representing Northern Ireland – one for each of the review bodies.
You must demonstrate the ability to think strategically and to exercise judgement on complex and sensitive issues, along with the ability to analyse and interpret detailed information. Candidates applying for the economist post must also be able to demonstrate a record of achievement as an economist with the ability to apply expertise to labour market issues. Those applying for the posts representing Scotland or Northern Ireland must be able to demonstrate experience in a devolved context or knowledge of the public sector workforce in the respective country.
Please see links below to information packs.
If you require an alternative format such as Braille, large print or audio please call Kully Kanda on 0113 254 6769 quoting the reference A16-03 for NHSPRB and A16-04 for DDRB.
The closing date for all applications is midday on 8th February 2016.
How to Apply
To make an application please send a CV, supporting letter and completed monitoring form (attached) to the address below:
firstname.lastname@example.org quoting the reference in the subject field, or post
to: Kully Kanda, Department of Health, Room 1N09, Quarry House, Quarry Hill, Leeds, LS2 7UE. Applications must be received by midday on 8th February 2016.