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Current vacancies

We are currently recruiting for the following:

Policy and Education Committee members
We are looking for two osteopaths and two non-osteopaths (lay positions) to join our Policy and Education Committee as new members. This is an opportunity to contribute to the promotion of high standards of education and training in osteopathy as well as the strategic direction and scrutiny of the work of the General Osteopathic Council (GOsC).

The GOsC is a modern, inclusive and innovative healthcare regulator. We wish to encourage applications from the widest possible field of candidates to help us reflect UK society.

If you are passionate about healthcare regulation and you think you can bring insight and educational expertise from your career as well as an understanding of the development and delivery of curricula and assessment within higher education settings to our work protecting the public and developing the profession, please get in touch.

The Policy and Education Committee (PEC) has a duty to set standards and quality assure education and has a key role advising Council about educational matters.

You would be expected to attend PEC meetings four times a year (one of which is a development day), with additional preparation time required for meetings and annual reviews. Meetings are held in-person at the General Osteopathic Council offices in London. The daily fee for days worked is £330. We pay reasonable travel and subsistence expenses. Appointment starts on 1 April 2025 (initially for up to four years).

If you would like more information or wish to have an informal conversation about the role, please contact our HR team by emailing hr@osteopathy.org.uk

Closes: Wednesday 10 July 2024 at 11.30am

In-person interviews: Tuesday 21 Jan 2025 or Wednesday 22 Jan 2025

How to apply

For further information please read the Information Pack.

Please remember to complete both Application Form 1 and Application Form 2 if you wish your application to be considered.

Both application forms can be accessed below. Alternative format versions are available from our HR team at: hr@osteopathy.org.uk

Guidance and application forms
Information pack
Application form 1 (online – opens in Jisc Online Surveys) 
Application form 1 (PDF) for info/reference
Application form 2 (online – opens in Jisc Online surveys)
Application form 2 (PDF) for info/reference

Osteopath Council members
We are looking for two osteopaths to join our Council, including one who lives or works mainly in Scotland. This is an opportunity to contribute to the strategic direction and scrutiny of the work of the General Osteopathic Council (GOsC).

The GOsC is a modern, inclusive, and innovative healthcare regulator and we consider diversity to be a strength. We wish to encourage applications from the widest possible field of candidates to help us reflect UK society. Note that these positions are only open to osteopaths.

If you are passionate about healthcare regulation and you think you can bring insight and experience from your career to our work protecting the public and developing the profession, please consider applying.

Our Council is made up of five osteopath and five lay (non-osteopath) members. All appointments are subject to approval by the Privy Council in accordance with The General Osteopathic Council (Constitution) (Amendment) Order 2015.

You would be expected to commit no more than 18 days a year and you would be paid £7,800 a year. All Council meetings are held in London in-person. We pay reasonable travel and subsistence expenses which are incurred as part of this role. Appointment starts 1 April and is initially for up to four years.

Closes: 11.30am Monday 24 June 2024

In person interviews: Wednesday 27 November 2024

How to apply

For further information please read the Information Pack.

Please remember to complete both Application Form 1 and Application Form 2 if you wish your application to be considered.

Both application forms can be accessed below. Alternative format versions are available from our HR team at: hr@osteopathy.org.uk

Guidance and application forms
Information pack
Application form 1 (online – opens in Online surveys) 
Application form 1 (PDF) for info/reference
Application form 2 (online – opens in Online surveys)
Application form 2 (PDF) for info/reference