Advancing paediatric surgery through education and research

Vacancies for membership of the Specialty Advisory Committees (SACs) – 2017

The JCST is looking for practising NHS Consultants who are committed to surgical training and would like to make a real contribution to the following surgical specialties:

– Cardiothoracic Surgery, General Surgery, Neurosurgery, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, Otolaryngology, Paediatric Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgery, Urology and Vascular Surgery.

We particularly welcome applications from women, who are under-represented within our structures.


All new SAC members will be required to attend an SAC Induction Day at RCSEng – liaison duties cannot begin until this has taken place. Induction Days usually happen in March/June/October – future dates are available here. 

SAC meetings are held in London (3-4 times per year) and travel expenses should be paid for by the Hospital Trust or Health Board where the member works. Membership of the SAC is for a period of five years. If you are interested and would like to find out more please visit the JCST website or phone 020 7869 6252.

CLOSING DATE: 31 January 2017

For more information download the JCST SAC pdf – 116 Kb