Member of General Council (Non-executive Member)

Job Title: Member of General Council (Non-executive Member)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: United Kingdom
Salary: £6,650 per annum
Reference: REF-001
Contact Name: Mary Nguyen
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 07, 2021 10:25

Job Description

Members of the General Chiropractic Council, England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland

The General Chiropractic Council (GCC) is seeking to appoint two members to its Council from summer 2021.

One vacancy is for a registrant member and the other is a for a lay member. There is no geographical requirement for both vacancies.

The GCC is an independent statutory body established by Parliament to regulate chiropractors in the United Kingdom.

Council members have a pivotal role at GCC, leading our commitment to deliver greater benefit to the public, our registrants and stakeholders within a changing regulatory environment.

Applicants should explain how they meet the requirements of the competency framework set out in the information for applicants attached. We are particularly seeking applicants with skills and experience gained working in a senior finance role and/or health and care sector. Further details are set out in the candidate pack.

The role is remunerated, with a time commitment of approximately 15 days per year, including attendance at quarterly meetings in London in March, June, September and December with travel and subsistence covered. Since March 2020, Council has met remotely and will continue to do so as per Government guidelines. The initial term is three years. 

The GCC aims to be as diverse as the public it protects. We welcome applications from people from diverse backgrounds with experience in the public, commercial and/or charity sectors, regardless of sex, age, disability, race, faith, sexual orientation, marriage or civil partnership status, pregnancy and maternity status or gender reassignment. We particularly encourage applications from women and Black, Asian and other minority ethnic people, who are currently under-represented within the Council.

To apply and for further details, please click apply and it will direct you to the GCC Opportunities webpage -

The closing date for receipt of completed applications is Monday 17 May 2021 at 9am.

Interviews will be held 21 and 22 June 2021 either remotely or at the office in London.

For questions about the role, please contact Nick Jones, Chief Executive and Registrar: