Expressions of Interest

Call for Expression of Interest

Dental Council of New South Wales 

Expressions of interest are being sought from suitably qualified and experienced nominees for appointment to the Dental Council of NSW.

The primary responsibility of the Council is to protect the public by managing complaints and notifications about the health, performance and conduct of registered dental practitioners practising in NSW. Regulation is managed through co-regulation with the Health Care Complaints Commission.

Council members are expected to actively contribute to the effective governance and oversight of the Council and its role in regulating registered health practitioners in NSW and to represent the interests of consumers of health services and the community.

Applications are sought for the following positions for appointment from 1 January 2018.

2x Dentists
1x Dental auxiliary (dental therapist or dental hygienist or an oral health therapist)
2x Community members


Council members are nominated by the Minister for Health for appointment by the Governor of NSW for a term of up to three years.

Applicants are required to complete the Expression of Interest form and submit it with a brief statement addressing each of the selection criteria and an up to date curriculum vitae (CV) (maximum of 5 pages).

Copy of the Information Package and selection criteria.

Nominees will be selected on merit.

Closing date of the Expression of Interest is 4 August 2017.

Medical Council of New South Wales
Nursing and Midwifery Council of New South Wales

Expressions of interest are being sought from suitably qualified and experienced nominees for appointment as community members to the Medical Council of NSW and Nursing and Midwifery Council of NSW

The primary responsibility of the Councils is to protect the public by managing complaints and notifications about the health, performance and conduct of registered medical practitioners practising in NSW in conjunction with the Health Care Complaints Commission (HCCC).

Each council member is expected to actively contribute to the effective governance and oversight of the Council and its role in regulating registered health practitioners in NSW and to reflect the interests of the community in doing so. The ability to identify and articulate community expectations of medical practitioners is critical to the effective functioning of the Council.

Applicants are sought for the following position for appointment from 1 January 2018.

Medical Council
3x Community member

Nursing and Midwifery Council
2x Community members
1x Australian Lawyer


Council members are nominated by the Minister for Health for appointment by the Governor of NSW for a term of up to three years.

Applicants are required to complete the Expression of Interest form and submit it with a brief statement addressing each of the selection criteria and an up to date curriculum vitae (CV) (maximum of 5 pages).

Copy of the Information Package and selection criteria:

Medical Council Community member

Nursing and Midwifery Australian Lawyer and Community member

Nominees will be selected on merit.

Closing date of the Expression of Interest is 28 July 2017.