Call for Nominations - OSOT Board of Directors - Deadline May 10, 2021

The Ontario Society of Occupational Therapists seeks nominations for 3 positions on the Board of Directors for a term    
of office commencing October 2021. Nominations are sought for the positions of: 

  • Vice-President/Secretary (2 year term)
  • Director at Large (2 year term)
  • Director at Large (2 year term)

OSOT is your professional organization and with members’ input has developed a dynamic strategic vision and plan. Over 4,700 Ontario OTs and Student OTs are committed to proactively support, promote and position the profession of occupational therapy in Ontario.

The Society is governed by an 8 member volunteer Board of Directors who provide stewardship and direction to the activities and resources of the association. (9 members in years when a President-Elect is in office).

The Board meets approximately 6 – 8 times per year, typically for a one day weekend meeting in Toronto. Increasingly teleconference & videoconference meetings and email communications provide options to support efficiencies and Board management, especially during the COVID-19 pandemic. View the Call for Nominations for role descriptions and an outline of benefits of participating on the Board of Directors.

Volunteers are supported to assume their Board roles with expenses related to travel and administration reimbursed.

Directors of the Corporation shall:

  • be an Active or Honorary Life, voting member of the Society
  • have a minimum of three (3) years of clinical and/or related experience**
  • have a minimum of one (1) year of service as a Team Member of the Corporation**
    ** A waiver of criteria relating to experience and Team participation may be granted by the Board upon request for Director at Large positions

Download the Call for Nominations Package for more information and nomination materials.

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