10 Oct 2023
Applications are sought from registered medical practitioners with relevant expertise for appointment to the Scheduled Medicines Advisory Committee (the Committee) to fill one vacancy.
The role of the Committee is to advise the Optometry Board of Australia (the Board) on the following matters with respect to the administration or prescribing of scheduled medicines by optometrists for diagnostic or therapeutic purposes:
The National Boards and Ahpra have an important role in ensuring the development of a culturally safe and respectful health workforce that is responsive to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples health and contributes to the elimination of racism in the provision of health services.
To achieve this, we have committed to increasing Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander leadership and voices on Boards and committees and warmly invite Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples to apply.
We are also committed to increasing diversity and social inclusion. Applications are strongly encouraged from people with a diverse background such as culturally diverse people, people with a disability, carers, people living in rural or regional areas of Australia and lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex, queer/questioning (LGBTIQA+) people.
To view the vacancy and submit an application, please visit the website.
If you are an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander person and would like to discuss the opportunities, please contact Dr Stephen Corporal, Senior Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Engagement Officer, Statutory appointments via email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
For all other general enquiries, please email email@example.com
Applications close on Sunday 26 November 2023, 11:55pm, Australian Eastern Standard Time.