The Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh is seeking applications for legally qualified individuals to serve as College Clerk.

The appointment will be until April 2023 in the first instance and may, thereafter, be renewed on an annual basis.

The role involves attendance at some Council meetings, involves the drafting of Billets, Motions and Amendments to College Laws, and oversight of the College’s annual election process for Office Bearers.

Further details, including a more detailed description of the role and remuneration details, may be found below.

Informal enquires may be made to Mr Keith McKellar, Chief Executive Officer on 0131 247 3624 or by email

Applications should be received no later than 5pm on Friday 26 August 2022, addressed to Mr Keith McKellar, Chief Executive Officer, 11 Queen Street, Edinburgh, EH2 1JQ or via email:

The College will not accept applications or referrals made through third parties or agencies, e.g., head-hunters or similar recruitment agencies and will not accept any liability for any fees so incurred.

Application Closing Date: 
Friday, 26 August, 2022