professional affairs advisor - chiropractic

Professional Affairs Advisor (Part-Time)

The role of a Professional Affairs Advisor is to provide support to the BCCA members seeking advice about issues related to the chiropractic profession or business practices in British Columbia such as policy and regulations, patient safety, public health, fee reimbursement, and other issues and concerns pertinent to the BCCA membership that may arise from time to time.

The successful candidate will be expected to bring forward information and knowledge learned from their interaction with chiropractors and stakeholders to the BCCA Board of Directors to assist in the strategic direction planning. If required, the successful candidate could be asked to draft policy statements and position papers to be submitted to the Board of Directors for their consideration.

The Professional Affairs Advisor may also serve as liaison to the government when additional information or reports from ministries or agencies are required and be able to answer questions from our members. The successful candidate may also be requested to attend the AGM and convention to contribute to its development.

Profile:

  • More than 10 years of practice as chiropractor in BC
  • Experience with ICBC and WorkSafeBC cases
  • Experience with clinic management, including contracts/partnerships with RMTs, physiotherapists, kinesiologists and other health professionals
  • Ability to support the representation of BCCA externally
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work in an open team-based environment

BCCA offers:

  • One-year renewable contract for a part-time position (approx. 12 hours preferably divided into three half-days per week)
  • Compensation is $200/half day
  • Non-smoking environment
  • Equal opportunity employer

Please send your application via e-mail to the Interim Executive Director, Jean-Philippe Rheault at jpr@bcchiro.com by September, 14 2018. Interviews will take place between September 19 and 21 in Richmond, BC. Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.