Committee Member – Discipline Committee/Fitness to Practice Committee

ActivityDiscipline Committee/Fitness to Practice Committee
RoleCommittee member
No. of Positions4 (3 Professional members, 1 Public representative)
DutiesThe Discipline Committee and Fitness to Practice Committee is responsible for developing and maintaining policies and procedures governing the College’s Disciplinary processes. It also receives and reviews allegations referred to it by the Inquiries, Complaints and Reports Committee (ICRC) and conducts hearings as required under Schedule 2 of the Health Professions Procedural Code.   This is a combined committee.  
Work volumeThe Discipline Committee meets once per year for a full-day of annual training. Committee members are appointed to panels for the purposes of conducting hearings. A hearing may last from one full day to up-to 10 days depending on the matter.  
CompensationAs set out in the Council’s Per Diem Policy.  
Knowledge baseIn addition to the competency requirements set by the Council, individuals should have a good communication, analytical and writing skills.  
DisqualificationsIndividuals on the Discipline and Fitness to Practice Committee may not also sit on the ICRC.  
How to ApplyApplications may be submitted online through the College’s Volunteer Application Process.