06 Oct 2017
Applicants are invited to provide an expression of interest in being one of the Chiropractic Board of Australia’s (the Board) two nominees to the Council on Chiropractic Education Australasia (CCEA).
The Council on Chiropractic Education Australasia (CCEA) is a nationally recognised body assigned accreditation functions by the Chiropractic Board of Australia (the Board) under s43 of the Health Practitioner Regulation National Law, as in force in each state and territory (the National Law).
CCEA is responsible for ensuring the competency of chiropractic graduates and high standards in chiropractic education by:
CCEA reports to the Board as required by the agreement for accreditation functions that exists between CCEA and the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency on behalf of the Board.
Under rule 36 of CCEA’s constitution, the Board has a role in nominating two persons to act as directors of CCEA independent of the Board.
These nominees have no responsibility to, or authority from the Board; nor do they report to the Board.
These independent appointments are made by the Board with the understanding that the nominees will bring a set of skills and abilities that will support and enhance the work of CCEA. Nominees will be appointed for a period of up to three years by the Board.
These roles are open to applicants with or without chiropractic qualifications.
If you are interested in applying for this role please submit a covering letter addressing the selection criteria (below), a brief curriculum vitae and a completed CCEA declaration of interests form to the Board’s Executive Officer Paul Fisher by close of business 23 October 2017. The Executive Officer can be contacted with any questions or queries directly on 03 8708 9047 or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Your application will be considered against the following criteria: