Applications open for NICE Termination of Pregnancy Guideline Committee

Posted 6 February 2017

Date: 06 Feb 2017

Type: Sexual and Reproductive Health News

NICE are now receiving applications for an experienced Committee Chair and Clinical Lead for their Termination of Pregnancy guideline committee.

This is a chance to be involved in the guideline when the scope is under discussion and to help to review evidence-based medicine in this important field .

The closing date for applications is 10am on Wednesday 15th February.

Details of this guideline can be found here.


1.  Chair

NICE are looking for a skilled chair and experienced leader with:

  • a track record of working effectively with multi-professional committees or working groups at a national or regional level.
  • strong interpersonal and team-working skills.
  • excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • an ability to communicate complex issues to differing audiences.
  • a commitment to evidence-based medicine.
  • experience of guideline development is preferred.

2.  Clinical Lead

NICE are looking for a practicing senior healthcare professional with demonstrable relevant experience and clinical knowledge in the field of termination of pregnancy to:
  • advise on key issues in the area of termination of pregnancy.
  • act as a source of clinical advice to the guideline Chair and NGA staff in the identification and review of evidence.
  • assist the guideline committee in interpreting and discussing the evidence with the committee.

For more information on role descriptions and how to apply please contact