Members of the Review Body on Doctors' and Dentists' Remuneration

Body: Review Body on Doctors' and Dentists' Remuneration
Appointing Department: Department of Health and Social Care
Sector: Health and Social Care
Location: London
Number of Vacancies: 2
Remuneration: DDRB Members are remunerated at a rate of £300 per day, for a time commitment of 15 meetings per year.
Time Requirements: 15 Review Body meetings between September and June. These always take place on Mondays. Members are also expected to participate in approximately 3-4 visits between August and October, which can happen on any day of the week.

Campaign Timeline

  • Competition Launched


  • Closed for Applications

    01/04/2022 at 12:00

  • Panel Sift


  • Final Interview Date


  • Announcement



Assessment Panel

Vacancy Description

Ministers are seeking to make 2 Member appointments to the board of the Review Body on Doctors’ and Dentists’ Remuneration (DDRB). 

The DDRB is responsible for providing advice to ministers in the governments of the UK on the remuneration of doctors and dentists employed by, or providing services to, the NHS.  

 The Review Body is also required to take careful account of the economic and other evidence submitted by the UK Governments, Trade Unions, representatives of NHS employers and others. 

Person Specification

To be considered for the role of Member for the DDRB, applicants must be able to provide knowledge and insight into the role of pay and reward in supporting recruitment and retention and morale and motivation amongst a workforce. 

 You will also be able to evaluate complex information and detailed evidence from a range of sources and parties, exercising sound judgement to reach balanced conclusions. 

 In addition, you will be an effective communicator and an adaptable individual who can draw upon their specific skills and expertise to bring valuable ideas and contributions, to the work of the DDRB. 

Applicants must be able to work collaboratively, gaining the respect of not only the Chair and other PRB members, but Ministers, senior Government officials and other key stakeholders. You will also take an objective, impartial, evidence-based approach on a contentious area of public policy

For the current vacancy we are ideally looking for a candidate with clinical or medical knowledge and/or experience. This may include senior academic, public or private sector experience. This experience is not essential but would be welcomed.

Additional Information

For  further information about the DDRB and the role of member please see the candidate information pack below.

DDRB Members Candidate information pack
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