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The Royal College of Ophthalmologists ensures that the highest achievable standards of eye care are delivered for patients through excellence in the training, education and assessment of eye doctors and their continuing professional development.

The College currently employ 26 staff at our Euston, London office and colleagues work in teams and with members, committees and groups that support the work and activities of the College.

When making an application, please ensure that you answer all the questions on the application form and complete the Equal Opportunities monitoring form as well. View the current benefits offered to staff. You must email your application and Equal Opportunities monitoring form to staff.vacancies@rcophth.ac.uk no later than the stated deadline.

CVs will not be accepted in lieu of the application form. You should give full details of your work experience and your education, accounting for any gaps. When you complete the statement in support of your application, you must show how you meet the person specification by giving examples, particularly with regard to your work experience, the job-specific competencies and the behaviours. You may also show how your work experience is relevant to the job description. 

Unfortunately, the College cannot acknowledge receipt of applications and will only contact shortlisted applicants.

Role Summary Closing date for application
Receptionist (Part-time, 3 month FTC) The College is currently seeking a Receptionist to meet and greet all visitors to the College, and assist College departments with administrative tasks as required. The Receptionist will be fully responsible for providing visitors with a friendly and professional service, handling all incoming telephone calls, managing the College calendar and following up on enquiries.

The successful candidate will be organised and have excellent verbal and written communication skill. The post holder will work well as part of a team, and be able work on their own initiative and have a can-do attitude.

To apply please download the application pack and full job advert and complete the application form and equal opportunities form.

Applications should be sent by email to staff.vacancies@rcophth.ac.uk

For an informal discussion about the role, please call Paul Heading on 020 7935 0702. 

Monday 20 November 2017, 17.00
Administrative Assistant Full time, fixed term position for 6 months (maternity cover) with possibility of extension to 12 months

Salary: £25,335 including London weighting per annum

The Royal College of Ophthalmologists ensures that the highest achievable standards of eye care are delivered for patients through excellence in the training, education and assessment of eye doctors and their continuing professional development.

The College is currently seeking an Administrative Assistant to assist with the work of the Professional Support department. The Administrative Assistant will assist with committee and event administration including arranging meeting dates, taking minutes, formatting committee papers and event programmes, collating delegate packs and acting as first point of contact for the department.

The successful candidate will be able to work flexibly with a varied workload and be well organised. The post holder will work well as part of a team, have excellent, all round communication and interpersonal skills, and be able work on their own initiative.

To apply, please download the application pack and full job advert and complete the application form and equal opportunities form.

Applications should be sent by email to staff.vacancies@rcophth.ac.uk

For an informal discussion about the role, please call Beth Barnes or Julie Hodgkinson on 020 7935 0702. 

Monday 27 November, 17:00