Registered Medical Practitioners

£386.84 per day and £193.42 per half day
31 Mar 2017
08 May 2017
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Judicial Opportunities for Registered Medical Practitioners

NIJAC is seeking to appoint various doctors to include Consultants, GPs and other eligible medical practitioners to sit as fee paid members of the Appeal Tribunals. It is intended to maintain a reserve list for 12 months from the anticipated date of the first appointment (29 September 2017).


We are seeking to recruit 11 Medical Generalist Members for appeals against decisions made by the Department for Communities on entitlement to Personal Independence Payments and ESA. No medical examination of appellants is required.

Fee: £322.20 per day and £161.10 per half day


We are seeking to recruit 5 Medical Consultants as Medical Specialist Members to decide on disputes about the diagnosis of industrial diseases and industrial accidents. Applications are particularly sought from consultants within the following disciplines: ENT, rheumatology, dermatology, respiratory medicine. Those with a background in general medicine may also be considered. Medical examination of appellants may be required.

Fee: £386.84 per day and £193.42 per half day

Closing date for both schemes is 12 noon on Monday 8 May 2017

For full details and to apply online please click the apply button or phone 028 9056 9108

NIJAC is committed to equality of opportunity for all who are eligible for judicial office and welcomes applications from women and men from all backgrounds and sections of the community. NIJAC will appoint the applicants who appear to NIJAC to be the most suitable based on merit, regardless of gender, marital status, sexual orientation, ethnic origin, religious belief, political opinion, disability, age or dependant responsibilities.