BCS Health and Care - Join the team

About BCS Health and Care

The BCS Health and Care Executive reports to the Institute’s Community Board. BCS Health and care provides a focus on the health sector both from a policy perspective and as a community.

Members of the Health and Care executive contribute to and provide leadership within the BCS public policy development around health, and engagement with the wider health and care community.

We are currently seeking nominations for the role of Vice Chair Strategy and Policy.

Particular to the role, the main tasks of the VC Strategy and Policy will be:

  • Develop annual Strategic Objectives, and ensure progress is made against these
  • Create Policy Positions and lead responses to consultations using expertise of BCS Membership, support provided from BCS staff
  • Develop round table policy events, support provided from BCS staff
  • Acts as spokesperson for BCS Health and Care on published policy positions
  • Establish and develop relationships with strategic partners
  • Write articles for BCS Health and Care in publications such as ITNOW
  • Be an active member of the BCS Health and Care Executive, representing the views of the BCS and its Executive

Make a nomination:

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Email nominations to groups@bcs.uk by 31 January 2018.

Appointment process

3 January - 31 January - Sought Nomination

  • All Nominators and nominees must be a member of 1BCS Health and have a BCS Membership by 2018.
  • Nominations and nominee biographies must be submitted to groups@bcs.uk by noon on 31 January 2018.

7 February - 21 February 2018: Membership Vote

  • On 7 February all members of 1BCS Health who have a BCS Membership by 31 January 2018 will be invited to vote for their preferred candidate. If only one application is received for a role, the nominee may be elected to the position by Chair approval.

28 February 2018 - Successful Candidate is announced