Board of Management Appointment

Board of Management Appointment

Expressions of interest are called from suitably qualified and experienced persons to serve on the BreastScreen Victoria Board of Management.
  • Reference number 000481
  • Close date 31 Aug 2018
  • Position title Board of Management Appointment
  • Position Summary

    Expressions of Interest are called from suitably qualified and experienced persons to serve on the BreastScreen Victoria (BSV) Board of Management.

    BSV is part of a national breast cancer screening program offering women aged 50–74 free screening mammograms every two years that aims to reduce deaths from breast cancer through early detection of the disease.

    BSV is a not-for-profit, government-funded program providing mammographic screening and assessment through to a diagnosis of breast cancer to women for whom the evidence of benefit is strongest.

    The Board of Management is seeking to fill one vacancy. Skills and experience in one or more of the following fields is highly desirable:

    • CEO or Senior executive experience in Health Service Management
    • Public Health

    Candidates from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. Previous experience as a council or Board member including a clear understanding of the objectives, roles, duties and obligations of non-executive directors will be highly regarded.

    Recommendations for Board positions are made from the Board to the Minister for Health for final approval.

    Appointments are for a term of 3 years, with the option to reapply for two further 3 year terms. All appointees will be paid sitting fees in line with Government policy. The successful applicants will need to declare private interests, undergo a Victorian Police check, complete an Insolvency and Trustee Service of Australia (ITSA) and Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) check in line with Victorian Government Board Appointment Guidelines.

    To apply and for further information and a copy of the application form please contact Neval Ferman on 03 8665 4156 or nferman@breastscreen.org.au.

    Applications may be lodged in strict confidence to:

    Vicki Pridmore, CEO
    BreastScreen Victoria
    Level 1, 31 Pelham Street
    Carlton South 3053

    or email