18 Sep 2015
The Osteopathy Board of Australia (the Board) invites applications from experienced osteopathy practitioners interested in being included on a list of approved persons for appointment to panels to assist the Board in its primary role of protecting the public.
The National Board is seeking applications from general registered osteopathy practitioners with a minimum of three years current and recent experience who reside in the following states and territories:
Recruitment in accordance with s183(2) of the National Law, to the extent practicable, will exclude individuals whose residence or principal place of practice is in a co-regulatory jurisdiction (i.e. NSW).
Under the National Law1, a National Board convenes health panels and performance and professional standards panels when required to hold hearings into specific health, performance or conduct matters for individual registered health professionals.
Such panels consist of members chosen from a National Board list of approved person for appointment to panels.
Appointments to the list of approved persons for appointment to panels are for up to three years, with eligibility for re-appointment, and are expected to commence in late 2015.
For more information on the role and the application process, please download the application guide and application forms above. For general enquiries please contact Statutory Appointments.
Your application will be assessed by a Selection Advisory Panel for appointable positions.
Applications close on Monday, 30 September 2015.
1The Health Practitioner Regulation National Law, as in force in each state and territory (the National Law).