Get Involved

Get involved at the BOA!

This is your chance to use your skills and expertise to influence and input into the work of the BOA.  If you have an interest in trauma and orthopaedics that you’d like to pursue further as part of your national specialty body, the BOA needs you!

 

Committee Vacancies

Would you like to be involved in the BOA with writing new BOAST guidance? Or help to review how our Research funding is used? Applications are now open for three-year positions commencing January 2021 in the following committee: Orthopaedic. 

For more information, and to apply, please click here

 

Regional Specialty Professional Advisor (RSPA) Roles

There are opportunities to improve local standards and shape service delivery through RSPA roles available in the following regions:  South Central (North), South East Coast, South Central (South), South West, Yorkshire and The Humber (South), and Yorkshire and The Humber (West).

To apply, please send a CV and covering letter to policy@boa.ac.uk. The vacancies for RSPA roles are on an rolling recruitment basis. You must be a BOA member to apply.

Applications are particularly encouraged from currently under-represented groups in the BOA leadership structures including, but not limited to, women, BAME and LGBTQ+ members.

For more information about the posts, download the Job Description here and some reflections from one of our recent RSPAs and BOA Council member, Rob Gregory here. If you have any questions please get in touch at policy@boa.ac.uk.


UK and Ireland In-Training Examination (UKITE) Editorial Roles 

The BOA is seeking Editors to contribute to the authoring and editing process of questions for the UK and Ireland In-Training Examination (UKITE). The editorial team is key to ensuring that high quality questions are available for the exam, through the question development, review and validation processes. 

There are vacancies for the role of:

UKITE Editor (all sub-specialties)

To apply, please send in a CV and covering letter to ukite@boa.ac.uk . Please specify the chosen sub-specialty you are applying for in your letter. You must be a current BOA member to apply.

For more information about these roles, please view the job profile:

UKITE Editor Job Profile

Applications are particularly encouraged from currently under-represented groups in the BOA leadership structures including, but not limited to, women, BAME and LGBTQ+ members.

Past Opportunities

Thank you to everyone who applied, we have had a fantastic response to our committee vacancies, and will be in touch with applicants in due course.