Council member vacancies
Expressions of interest are being sought from suitably qualified and experienced nominees for member, President and Deputy President appointments to the Nursing and Midwifery Council of NSW. The following positions will become vacant from 30 June 2021:
1 Practitioner member Registered Nurse
1 Practitioner member Registered Nurse or Registered Midwife
1 Practitioner member Registered Nurse in mental health
1 Practitioner member Enrolled Nurse
1 Practitioner member Registered Nurse or Midwife involved in education of the profession
1 Community member
Closing date: 20 November 2020 (extended from 13 November 2020)
Council Members are appointed by the Governor of NSW for a term of up to three years on the recommendation of the Minister for Health. Members must be able to demonstrate integrity, impartiality, open-mindedness, sound judgment, knowledge of the rules of procedural fairness and natural justice, and have an appreciation of the need for quality and consistency in decision-making. In addition, members should have the ability to apply legislation and demonstrate effective and proactive teamwork.
Applicants will be selected on merit and provide an appropriate range of knowledge, skills and diversity within the Council. Please read the information package for more, including the selection criteria and remuneration. To gain a better understanding of the Nursing and Midwifery of Council of NSW's work, visit our annual report for a comprehensive overview including information on our activities, committees, meetings and events. The Council Member Handbook is another good reference for details on the Council, committees and panels. Lastly, visit the Terms of Reference for each of our committees to read about their purpose and function, available on our For members and staff page under the heading 'Council governance'.
Expressions of interest should include the following information and be submitted by email to firstname.lastname@example.org :
- A brief expression of interest addressing the selection criteria
- An up to date curriculum vitae outlining experience and qualifications
- A completed Expression of Interest form
- The names and contact details of two referees.
Applications should not exceed 10 pages.
For more information or a confidential discussion please contact Sharlene Wiebenga, Senior Policy and Project Advisor. Phone: 9219 0273, Email: email@example.com