State Boards of the Medical Board of Australia – Community Member
Job no: 495201
Work type: Statutory Appointments
Location: Adelaide, Hobart
Categories: Board Services
The National Registration and Accreditation Scheme (the National Scheme) regulates more than 800,000 registered health practitioners and over 180,000 registered students across 16 health professions. 15 health profession boards and the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (Ahpra) work together to deliver the National Scheme.
Vacancies are arising on the state boards in the following jurisdictions:
- South Australia – 3 community members
- Tasmania – 1 community member
The state boards work in partnership with Ahpra to make registration and notification decisions about individual practitioners, based on national policies and standards set by the Medical Board of Australia.
To be eligible for appointment as a community member, applicants must not be currently registered, or have ever previously been registered as a medical practitioner. It is expected that applicants reside in the state in which they are applying for appointment.
The National Scheme has a commitment to increasing Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Peoples’ leadership and voices. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people are warmly invited to apply, as are people from relevant 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 within the attached information guide.
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Employees and contractors for Ahpra are NOT eligible for these positions.
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