Getting involved

RCT Assessors required

We currently have vacancies for RCT Assessors on the RCT panel. If you are registered on the RCT are looking for a new challenge, this is an interesting and varied role to add to your CV and could also count towards your CPD. Please see below for further details.

RCT Assessor Role Description:

To assess the applications from potential RCT registrants and determine their suitability for registration.

For primary route applicants this will involve ensuring they hold the relevant qualifications.

For equivalence applications this will involve assessing a portfolio report to determine whether they meet the criteria and have the relevant experience to be registered. In order to do this you must be working as a registered technologist with sufficient experience to assess an application.

Full training for how to assess applicants will be provided beforehand. This will involve one training session and your appointment will commence upon the completion of your training session.

Eligibility Requirements:

To be eligible for the role you must be registered as a Clinical Technologist with the RCT and be working as a registered Clinical Technologist in one of the current RCT scopes of practice.

You must be able to critically review a portfolio of evidence and determine that all criteria has been met.

The RCT covers seven Scopes of Practice as below and we currently have an acceptable number assessors in Medical Engineering and Nuclear Medicine; however we would particularly welcome applications from potential assessors in the remaining five scopes:

Medical Engineering

Nuclear Medicine

Radiation Physics

Radiation Engineering

Radiotherapy Physics

Rehabilitation Engineering

Renal Technology

If you would like to submit an application, please visit the ‘Get Involved’ page on the IPEM website when you are logged into your account (if you are an IPEM member), where you will find the role description and generic application form. If you are not an IPEM member, or are unable to access the IPEM website, please contact Marie Goodall for an application form.

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