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Faculty Development Administrator

Job Type:
Faculties & Governance
£21,345.00 per annum
Closing Date:

About The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (RCSEd)

 The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh is an independent membership organisation dedicated to the education, training and advancement of surgeons, dental surgeons, doctors, and various individuals throughout healthcare who are involved in the surgical care of patients. The College has a current membership approaching 29,000 and growing, with members spanning over 100 countries around the world.

 From our founding in 1505, the College has been committed to the advancement of surgery and driving patient safety standards worldwide. In our 515-year history, there has never been a better time to join the College than now.

 Working with us:

At the College we aim to embrace views from across the organisation, sharing common goals and values for the betterment of healthcare through the advancement of surgical and dental professionals. We aim to develop teams that are reflective of the needs of our members and maximise the potential of every employee.

 To reflect the varying needs across the organisation, we offer a range of policies and benefits for our workforce including a generous 42 days annual leave, flexible working practices, enhanced employer pensions contribution and various discounts throughout the College including the Ten Hill Place Hotel, 1505 Café and free entry to Surgeons’ Hall Museums.

 If you’d like more information about this role, please contact recruitment@rcsed.ac.uk

 About The Faculty of Remote, Rural and Humanitarian Healthcare (FRRHH)

 The FRRHH is hosted within The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh and aims to be the global professional home for remote, rural and humanitarian healthcare professionals. Its primary objective is to improve the health outcomes of individuals living and working in remote, rural and humanitarian healthcare contexts.

 The Faculty supports the needs of individuals and organisations working across the public, private and third sectors, by setting professional and educational standards, developing leadership capacity, accrediting training and supporting innovation in remote, rural and humanitarian healthcare. The Faculty is a professional membership organisation that sets and maintains the standard of remote, rural and humanitarian healthcare globally.

About the Role

The FRRHH has an exciting opportunity for a pro-active, analytical, and highly organised individual to be part of developing remote, rural and humanitarian healthcare. You will work with a committed group of volunteer clinicians, healthcare professionals and subject matter experts, from a diverse range of backgrounds, who are world leading experts in their fields. What they have in common is their shared dedication to improving and enhancing remote, rural and humanitarian healthcare.

 Organisations we work with include: UK-MED, the International Criminal Court, UN, WHO, MSF, United Healthcare Global, International SOS, Optima Healthcare, the NHS, The Robert Gordon University, The University of the Highlands and Islands, Skills for Health, Scottish Government and a wide range of other charitable and industry organisations within remote, rural and humanitarian healthcare.




Experience/Qualifications/Key Skills

If you have the skills and experience required, and if you have an interest in the exciting and inspiring work of the Faculty, then we want to hear from you. We require a highly organised and efficient self-starter who can deliver the Faculty’s full range of administrative needs. This is a varied role that will provide opportunities for the right candidate to contribute to and experience other areas of the Faculty’s work. This will include project management, researching and preparing briefing materials, events organisation and delivery, and contributing to communications activity. For the right candidate, this role provides the opportunity to develop your skills, gain understanding of a membership and healthcare organisation, and work alongside some of the world’s leading experts in the field of remote, rural and humanitarian healthcare.

You will work closely with the Faculty Development Manager in a small team where you will help to shape the projects and activities of the Faculty. As part of a small team, you will be supported to grow within this role.  You will also need to collaborate effectively with colleagues across the breadth of the College’s c.200 staff to ensure that the Faculty is supported appropriately in achieving its aims and objectives. This will provide further experience, insight and understanding of a healthcare and membership organisation.

 Please note that we do not accept CV’s and agencies need not apply.


Please note that we do not accept CVs and agencies need not apply.

Contact Information

E-mail: recruitment@rcsed.ac.uk

Interview Details

Interviews will take place on 28th-29th June 2021.


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