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FFLM Salaried Positions

There are currently no vacant salaried positions.

Voluntary positions

There are many opportunities to contribute to your Faculty.  If you are interested in serving as a Senior Officer or participating on one of the FFLM committees, representing the FFLM at external committees and working groups or reviewing e-learning modules, this is the page to find something to match your skills.


A Day In The Life

What does a typical ‘day in the life’ of look like for our members working in forensic and legal medicine? We want to hear from you!

We’re planning to post a series of member accounts on our website to give a flavour of what it’s like to work in this field.

We want to hear from all our members so this includes:

  • Healthcare professionals (doctors, nurses and paramedics) in custody;
  • Nurses and doctors working in sexual assault referral centres;
  • Medico-legal advisors;
  • Dento-legal advisors;
  • Medically qualified coroners;
  • Forensic pathologists;
  • Doctors and nurses working as advisors for the DVLA;
  • Clinicians working in Secure and Detained settings;
  • Medical examiners;
  • Forensic psychiatrists;
  • Forensic odontologists;
  • Medical Reviewers (Scotland);
  • Court-appointed, medically qualified members of a Tribunal.

If you’d like to help, please let our Registrar know at


CPD Reviewers

We’re looking for volunteers to assist with assessing applications for CPD approval for courses. CPD reviewers will be required to assess submissions against the FFLM Quality Standards.

If you are interested and would like more information please email 

Senior Officers/Vice-Presidents

No vacancies at present

Board & Committees

Training and Education (TED) Subcommittee Vacancies 

Applications are invited for additional members of our TED Subcommittee. We are looking for a:

  1. A Nurse Member currently practising in General Forensic Medicine and/or Sexual Offence Medicine; and
  2. A Paramedic Member currently practising in General Forensic Medicine.

Applicants must come from the current membership (Associate, Affiliate, Licentiate, Member, Fellow) of the FFLM and must be in good standing.

The aims of the TED subcommittee are:

  • To develop a training programme across the breadth of the membership;
  • To review and reflect on feedback from educational meetings.

The committee is chaired by the Vice-President of Forensic Medicine and reports to the Academic Committee. Representatives will serve a term of three years which may be extended by a further two years.

To apply, please email outlining your interest and suitability for the post, along with a brief, up-to-date curriculum vitae (CV). Applications will be considered by the Academic Dean and senior colleagues and their decision is final.

Other opportunities


We are looking to expand our examinations team. So if you are one of our members and would like to volunteer to become one of our esteemed examiners, please contact us at

External Positions

We advertise external jobs for forensic practitioners, for a fee of £100 per week.

Please complete the sales invoice request form along with the External post advertisement form and return them to

Kindly note that our advertising a post on our website does not mean the FFLM endorses it. Moreover, we reserve the right to refuse to publish any jobs which are in breach of our recommendations.