Enrolled Nurses – Express your interest to become a professional member
The Nursing and Midwifery Council of NSW (NMC) is calling for Enrolled Nurses of all experience levels to join the Council as professional members. Professional members play a pivotal role in regulating the nursing and midwifery professions by providing professional advice and expertise to assist the Council in its regulatory activities. This will include collaboratively participating in panels, committees and hearings to make recommendations and decisions regarding complaints about registered nurses/midwives and nursing and midwifery students.
The professional member information sheet includes all you need to know about the role.
How to express your interest
Expressions of interest are due by Monday 5 October 2020.
Council member vacancies
Expressions of interest are being sought from suitably qualified and experienced nominees for appointment 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: 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 membership. Please read the information package for more information, including the selection criteria.
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 (maximum 5 pages)
- A completed Expression of Interest form
- The names and contact details of two referees.