Medical Member for the Social Entitlement Chamber, First Tier Tribunal – Application seminar

Social Entitlement Chamber (First-tier Tribunal)News

The Judicial Appointments Commission (JAC) will launch a selection exercise in December 2023 to recruit Medical Members for the Social Entitlement Chamber (SEC).

The seminar

If you are interested in applying for appointment as a Medical Member, please attend our online seminar via Microsoft Teams on Monday 27 November 2023 at 5pm – 6pm.

The seminar aims to help applicants be better prepared to make an application and to receive up-to-date guidance and advice on the JAC’s selection process. You will hear from Judge Kate Markus, President of the First Tier Tribunal for Social Entitlement Chamber; Dr Laleh Morgan, Chief Medical member and Dr Sarah Chin, Tribunal Member as well as a representative from the JAC.

This seminar has been organised to support greater understanding of judicial roles and achieve greater diversity in the pool of applicants for judicial roles in support of the commitments in the Judicial Diversity and Inclusion Strategy

Who should attend?

To be eligible for appointment you must meet be a registered medical practitioner.

A “registered medical practitioner” means a fully registered person within the meaning of the Medical Act 1983, whether or not they hold a licence to practise under the Act.

A licence to practise is not a requirement.

In order to be eligible to apply your registration with the General Medical Council must be unconditional.

Please register your interest on the Judicial Careers website.

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If you have any queries regarding the seminar or would like to ask a question to the panel, then please email