State and Territory Board of the Medical Board of Australia - Community Member

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Work type: Statutory Appointments
Location: Any - Any location, Sydney
Categories: Government

Call for applications for appointment to the State and Territory Boards of the Medical Board of Australia

The National Registration and Accreditation Scheme regulates more than 670,000 registered health practitioners and over 150,000 registered students across 14 health professions.  It also accredits over 740 approved programs of study delivered by over 330 education providers.

The Medical Board of Australia’s (MBA) primary role is to protect the public by registering suitably qualified and competent medical practitioners, dealing with notifications about medical practitioners and by developing registration standards, codes and guidelines to guide medical practitioners. The Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) works in partnership with the Board.

The following vacancies are arising on the state or territory Boards in the following jurisdictions in 2018:

  • New South Wales – 2 community members

To be eligible for appointment as a community member, it is expected that all applicants reside in New South Wales.

If you intend on applying for BOTH the National Medical Board and State and Territory Medical Board vacancies, you are only required to complete one application.

The National Scheme has a commitment to increasing Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples’ leadership and voices.  Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply, as are people from rural or regional areas in Australia.

Appointments are made by the Minister for Health in each jurisdiction under the Health Practitioner Regulation National Law, as in force in each State and Territory. Appointments can be for up to three years, with eligibility for reappointment.

More information about the roles, eligibility requirements and the application process can be found in the attached information guide.

For enquiries, please contact

Download File Information Guide - MBA - National STR campaign 2018 FINAL.pdf

If you need help with filling in your form please see attached

Download File FAQ - Statutory Appointments.pdf

Please note if you are an employee or contractor for AHPRA you are NOT eligible for these positions.

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Applications close: E. Australia Standard Time

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