- Full time, 35 hours per
- Fixed Term for 6 months
(potential opportunity for permanent role thereafter)
- Salary, £35k
(Based on skills and experience)
The Royal College of General Practitioners (RCGP) is the
professional membership body for family doctors in the UK and abroad. RCGP is
the largest of the medical Royal Colleges and the organisation is located
across 30 different sites spread across the UK and Ireland. The College has
over 51,000 members and obtains an income of approximately £35m with a
workforce of 250. The College also has an International element and works with
around 40 countries, with members based in various countries across the world.
The overarching aim of the
RCGP Enterprises trading company (RCGPE) is to generate income streams that
will support the charitable purpose of the RCGP.
The Colleges Charitable purpose is: -
“To encourage, foster and
maintain the highest possible standards in general practice and for that
purpose to take or join with others in taking and steps consistent with the
charitable nature of that object which may assist towards the attainment of
separate legal entity, the activity of the trading company is governed by an
elected board that delegates the day to day activity of the trading company to
the Managing Director, Enterprises.
As part of our Continuing Professional
Development strategy, we deliver training and education via a popular and
highly-regarded eLearning programme of updates, courses and resources with a
rapidly growing user base and range of content.
We are now looking to recruit one Moodle
Web Developer in the first instance on a fixed term contract, with the
intention of extending to a permanent role if deemed necessary. The successful
candidate will work alongside one Senior Web Developer. The main focus of the
role will be to provide support for the maintenance and development of the RCGP
eLearning platform. There will be opportunity to develop web applications and
enhance existing functionality.
The successful candidate will be educated to HND
or Degree level and hold a recognised Web or software development related
qualification/diploma. Proven experience
in maintaining websites and developing the Moodle framework is essential. We
are looking for someone with the ability to develop PHP database (MySQL) driven
applications and with experience in codingclean,
APIs would be advantageous.
Candidates will possess excellent written,
verbal communication, Microsoft Office skills and meticulous attention to
detail. You will have a high degree of self-motivation, proven time management
skills and the ability to prioritise and deliver high quality work within tight
deadlines. You will also have a proven ability develop sound working
relationships with colleagues from a range of backgrounds and levels of
seniority, and have the willingness to learn new skills and work within a
To apply please upload your CV and cover letter via the RCGP careers