The AFRM Education Committee seeks a Deputy Chair

Date published: Feb 17, 2023, 14:52 PM


The AFRM Education Committee seeks expressions of interest from Rehabilitation Medicine Fellows to join as the Deputy Chair.


The Committee oversees Advanced Training in General and Paediatric Rehabilitation Medicine and its key responsibilities are to:

  • implement College Education Policy as approved by the College Education Committee in the Faculty
  • implement the College’s Strategic Direction in relation to education in the Faculty
  • ensure standardisation in training delivery
  • ensure all forms of assessment are conducted fairly, efficiently, in a transparent manner, and in accordance with standards
  • ensure accreditation is conducted fairly, efficiently, in a transparent manner and in accordance with standards
  • advise the College Education Committee on education policy and program development for the Faculty Training program, as appropriate
  • consider speciality specific Continuing Professional Development and other educational resources for members, as appropriate
  • work collaboratively with stakeholders on education development and delivery
  • monitor training program requirements and curricular, recommending changes to the College Education Committee
  • confirm completion of training requirements to progress to Fellowship
  • undertake other functions as required by the Faculty Council or Board — this may include acting as a Review Committee pursuant to the Reconsideration, Review and Appeal By-Law and/or independently considering subordinate committee decisions relating to individual trainee or Fellow progress

The Committee holds 1 face-to-face meeting in Sydney and 3 video conferences a year.

Members are appointed to the Committee for a 3-year term, with the option to renew a further term.

Read the AFRM Education Committee Terms of Reference (PDF) and position description (PDF) before applying.


To apply, please submit the following documents to Meg Jones at

  • expression of interest form (DOC)
  • CV
  • supporting statement outlining how your knowledge, qualifications, experience and interest in Education and Training will contribute to the objectives of the Committee

Creation Date:

Feb 17, 2023, 09:00 AM

Closing Date:

Jun 8, 2023, 18:00 PM
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