Appointments to non professional positions on the Health and Social Care Professionals Council and Registration Boards

The Minister for Health invites applications from suitably qualified and experienced candidates for appointment to one or more of the non-professional positions on the Health and Social Care Professionals Council and the twelve registration boards it currently oversees.

It is proposed to establish a panel to fill vacancies arising in the following non-professional positions on the Council and registration boards as they arise.

• To be representative of the management of the public health sector, the social care sector or both sectors.
• To be representative of the management of a voluntary or private sector organisation concerned with health or social care.
• To be representative of the interests of the general public.
• In the case of the Council persons who have such qualifications, interests and experience as, in the opinion of the Minister, would be of value to the Council in performing its functions.

All candidates must demonstrate knowledge or experience, at an appropriately senior level, of one or more of the following:

• Corporate governance
• Regulatory Law
• Financial management
• Risk management
• Change management
• Strategy development
• Regulation knowledge/experience
• Irish healthcare system knowledge/experience

The following are also considered desirable:

• Previous experience of board membership
• Evidence of an ability to work with others and build consensus with a broad range of stakeholders
• Legal or financial expertise

Please note the requirement to upload a completed Expressions of Interest Form which can be downloaded via the link below.

In considering applications due regard will be given to Government policy on gender balance on State Boards.

On foot of this campaign successful candidates will be placed on a list to be retained by the Department for a period of up to one year.
With reference to your application please state if you are registered on or eligible for registration on any professional register under the Health and Social Care Professional Act, 2005.

Closing Date:  15:00 on Thursday 9th April 2020


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