Health Practitioners and Lay Members - Medical Council | Wellington
|Category:||Policy and Advisory|
|Position Type:||Fixed Term/Secondment|
|Attachments:|| TOR Medical Council - Aug 2018.doc (Word, 56KB)
Declaration Form.docx (Word, 46KB)
|Application Close Date:||26-Oct-2018|
The Medical Council of New Zealand is one of sixteen New Zealand health regulation authorities appointed by the Minister of Health under the Health Practitioners Competence Assurance Act 2003 (the Act).
The Council is responsible for:
setting standards and guidelines
recertifying and promoting lifelong learning for doctors
reviewing practising doctors where there are concerns about their performance, professional conduct or health.
On behalf of Hon Dr David Clark, Minister of Health, we are currently seeking applications/nominations for the appointment of two health practitioner members and two layperson members (particularly laypersons with a background in finance, audit and/or governance) on the Medical Council.
Please note that applicants for layperson positions must not be, or be qualified to be, a health practitioner. Applicants for health practitioner positions must be, or deemed to be, registered with an authority as a practitioner of a particular health profession, and preferably currently practising in that profession.
Applicants from across New Zealand are welcome.
To nominate someone, or apply yourself, the following are required:
completed declaration form for the relevant position (attached)
covering letter, detailing your experience that is relevant to the position and why the position is of interest to you
current curriculum vitae.
To nominate someone, please:
provide a covering letter, detailing your nomination, including the nominee's experience that is relevant to the position, and why the nominee would be suitable for the role
a declaration form (attached), completed by the candidate for the relevant position
the candidates current curriculum vitae.
Nominations/applications must be made using the Ministry's online Career centre and close Friday, 26 October 2018.
If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to email the Government and Executive Advisory team at email@example.com.