12 Oct 2020
Applicants are invited to provide an expression of interest in being one of the Chiropractic Board of Australia’s (National Board) two nominees to the Council on Chiropractic Education Australasia (CCEA) Board of Directors.
CCEA is a nationally recognised body assigned accreditation functions by the National 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 the:
CCEA reports to the National Board as required in the Agreement for Accreditation Functions that exists between CCEA and the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (Ahpra) on behalf of the National Board.
Under rule 36 of CCEA’s constitution, the National Board has a role in nominating two persons to act as directors of CCEA, independent of the National Board.
The nominees have no responsibility to, or authority from, the National Board; nor do they report to the National Board.
These independent appointments are made by the National 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 3 years by the National Board.
These roles are open to applicants with or without chiropractic qualifications. It is preferable that applicants reside within Australia and for those applicants with chiropractic qualifications that they are registered as a chiropractor in Australia.
The National Board recognises the importance of, and has endorsed, the National Scheme's Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health and Cultural Safety Strategy 2020-2025.
If you are interested in applying for one of these roles, please provide the following:
Please submit your application to firstname.lastname@example.org by close of business 28 October 2020.
Your application will be considered against the following criteria:
If you have any queries, please contact Kirsten Hibberd, Executive Officer, Chiropractic Board of Australia on 03 8708 9187 or email@example.com