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HCPC appointing new Chair of Council

The Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) is seeking to appoint a Chair of Council.

The information below has been supplied by HCPC.



The Health and Care Professions Council  

Protecting the public

The Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) is a regulator of health and care professionals and our aim is to protect the public. To do this, we keep a register of health, psychological and social work professionals who meet our standards for their training, professional skills, behaviour and health.


Chair of Council

Remuneration: £65,000 annual allowance
Time requirement: approximately three days a week

We are seeking to appoint a Chair of Council. You will have experience of providing strong non-executive leadership and be able to uphold the principles of transparency and accountability in all of the HCPC’s activities.

You will act as an ambassador for the HCPC, influencing and building effective relationships internally and externally with a range of senior level stakeholders, inspiring confidence in the organisation and promoting the organisation’s central commitment to public protection.

The Chair of Council appointment is open to both Lay and Registrant candidates.

The HCPC is committed to equality of opportunity and actively guards against unfair discrimination on any grounds (including sexual orientation, religion or beliefs, race, sex, age or disability). We are a UK-wide regulator and encourage applicants from all countries of the UK.

How to apply

For more information, and to apply, visit: or email or call 020 7840 9170.

The closing date for applications is 9am on Monday 19 November 2018 and interviews will be held on Thursday 13 December 2018

For more information about the work of the HCPC visit 

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