Archive for the ‘Recruitment’ Category

We’re Recruiting: Job Opportunity at BAPAM

Wednesday, June 10th, 2015

BAPAM (The British Association for Performing Arts Medicine) is a unique healthcare charity supporting performing arts professionals and students faced with an injury or health issue which affects their ability to work and perform. We are also dedicated to sharing knowledge about healthy practice throughout the performing arts industry.

We are recruiting a part-time administrative assistant to help us in our busy central London clinic. The role primarily involves co-ordinating our medical correspondence and records, plus reception duties.

We are looking for a competent typist with excellent IT skills including proficiency using MS Office, experience of using CRM systems or other databases for data entry and retrieval, and the ability to quickly learn and implement digital filing systems. You will need to be comfortable working with members of the public. An interest in performing arts health is desirable. A creative approach to managing multiple tasks and working under pressure will be essential. We sometimes work outside of office hours including occasional weekends. Training relevant for working in a charity/healthcare environment will be provided.

The successful applicant will need to complete a satisfactory DBS check prior to commencement.

The position is permanent. The salary is £7,906 per annum for 2 days a week (0.4 wte).

Benefits include additional 8% employer’s pension scheme contribution and 5 weeks holiday pro rata.

To apply, please email the Office and Clinics Manager, Clare Hicks, to request an application pack: clare@bapam.org.uk.

You are very welcome to call Clare on 020 7404 8444 if you have any questions or would like more information.

Application deadline: 5pm, Friday 3rd July 2015.

Previous applicants need not apply.

Associate Medical Director Recruitment

Wednesday, January 28th, 2015

We seek an Associate Medical Director (Sessional, Fixed Term) to work 8 sessions/month for 12 months on governance, quality assurance and workforce development. Regular clinic sessions are also involved.

The British Association for Performing Arts Medicine is a medical charity providing people working and studying in the performing arts with specialised assessments in London and the regions.

You must be a licensed medical practitioner with management or governance experience and background in General Practice, Musculoskeletal Medicine, Rheumatology or Occupational Medicine. Experience in performing arts is desirable but not essential. Training is provided. The position can be based anywhere in UK, although regular travel is necessary.

If you are interested please inquire by email to Deborah Charnock, Chief Executive: deborah@bapam.org.uk

We will then send you an information pack, including a full job description and details of how to apply.

Closing date: 20 February 2015.

Medical Committee Recruitment

Wednesday, February 5th, 2014

BAPAM Medical Committee 2014 – Recruitment of new members

We are developing a new BAPAM Medical Committee and are looking to recruit 6 to 10 doctors representing a range of specialties and regions across the UK. The Medical Committee is a subcommittee of the BAPAM Board. The Committee will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of BAPAM’s clinical work and advising the Board of Trustees on appropriate policy.

Applicants should be interested in contributing to BAPAM’s clinical leadership and governance and should be committed to the aims of the organisation. Click here to view or download the Terms of Reference for the Committee.

The positions are unpaid but all reasonable expenses will be met.

If you are interested, please send your CV and covering letter by e-mail or post to:

Dr Penny Wright, Lead Medical Trustee

BAPAM

34-36 Gray’s Inn Road

London WC1X 8HR

deborah@bapam.org.uk

Closing date for applications is 18 February 2014.

Interviews will take place on dates during March (to be finalised following shortlisting).  Unsuccessful applicants will be notified.

Seeking Health Professionals to Work with Performing Artists

Monday, May 20th, 2013

Making Music, the UK’s number one organisation for voluntary music, have just published an article about our search for health professionals to  provide medical advice on performance related injuries or illness to performing artists.

 

Read the full article here

 

A brief summary of what BAPAM offers health professionals:

Specialist clinical experience and professional development

Performing Arts Medicine training and education

Fostering networks of like-minded and committed peers

Supporting research into this fascinating specialism through our Research and Education Bursary Fund and our wealth of experience working in the field since 1984

Membership of the BAPAM Directory of Performing Arts Medicine Practitioners and Specialists

AMABO Scheme – the Association of Medical Advisers to British Orchestras

If you’d like to find out more about working with BAPAM please contact Interim Chief Executive, Deborah Charnock, on 020 7404 5888 or via email.

Orchestras Need Doctors!

Saturday, October 31st, 2009

Are you a doctor who wants to work with an orchestra? We’d like to hear from you!

The LSO, the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment and the Orchestra of St. Martin-in-the-Fields are some of the orchestras currently looking for an AMABO doctor – their own confidential medical advisor, who is completely independent of the orchestra management.

Can you provide occupational health support to orchestral musicians? Find out more on the AMABO page, and please call us on 020 7404 5888.