Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Practice Board of Australia - Vacancies


Call for applications for appointment to the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Practice Board of Australia

There are vacancies arising for practitioner members from Queensland and Western Australia on the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Practice Board of Australia.

All appointments are made by the Health Council (the Ministerial Council) per the Health Practitioner Regulation National Law, as in force in each state and territory (the National Law).

Ahpra is committed to increasing diversity and social inclusion on National Boards. Applications are encouraged from people with a disability, people who identify as Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, LGBTQI and people from culturally diverse backgrounds.

More information about the roles, eligibility requirements and the application process can be found within the online application via Ahpra’s Board member recruitment page.

If you have questions, please contact the Ahpra statutory appointments team via email: statutoryappointments@ahpra.gov.au.

Applications close on Sunday 20 March at 5:00pm AEST.

Call for applications: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Practice Accreditation Committee

Applications are invited from registered Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Health Practitioners for appointment to the Aboriginal and Torre Strait Islander Health Practice Committee. 

The role of the Committee is to exercise accreditation functions under the National Law assigned by the Board. The functions are to:

  • develop accreditation standards
  • assess programs of study
  • monitor approved programs of study and education providers to ensure they continue to meet the accreditation standards, and
  • advise the Board of issues in education and practice which may impact on Aboriginal and Torres Islander health practice and the conduct of programs of study.

Applicants must have current or recent experience in:

  • Education - preferably with experience working in the Vocational Education and Training (VET) sector and in delivering training in Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Primary Health Care (Practice), and
  • Accreditation - preferably within the health sector.

To view the vacancy and submit an application, please visit the Committee member recruitment page.

For general enquiries, please email statutoryappointments@ahpra.gov.au

Applications close on Sunday 21 August 2022 at 5:00pm, Australian Eastern Standard Time.

Employees and contractors for Ahpra are NOT eligible for this position.

Register your interest

If you would like to receive notice of vacancies when they are advertised, please contact Statutory Appointments from your preferred email address, advising which professions or roles you are interested in.

Page reviewed 9/03/2022