Call for Applications to the RTSO Board of Directors

Expectations of Board Members

  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Be in good standing with the RTSO and with the CRTO
  • Enforcement and compliance with the RTSO bylaws, policies and procedures, and appropriate governing legislation for non-for profit organizations
  • Support vision and mission of RTSO
  • Assist, direct and advise the Board of Directors
  • Actively engage and recruit RTSO members
  • Share your skills and expertise with the board
  • Dedicate time to participate in afterhours board meetings monthly (1-2 hours monthly via phone + emails)
  • Participate in at least one committee (1-2 hours monthly via phone + emails)
  • Participate in yearly educational forum (INSPIRE) and Leadership Summit
  • Respect and support decisions made by the board
  • Come prepared and actively participate in board meetings
  • Have no more than three consecutive unexcused absences from board meetings
  • Declare conflicts of interest as it pertains to your position on the board
  • Commit to a 2-year term

To apply, fill out the online APPLICATION FORM on this page or
download the Application Form HERE, print it off, fill it in and mail to:

The Respiratory Therapy Society of Ontario
18 Wynford Drive, Suite 405, Toronto, ON M3C 0K8


Preferred method of contact

Of the following skills, which three would best describe your strengths that you feel can further the mission of the RTSO (required)

Please review and respond to the following questions.

Are you aware of any information about yourself, which might tend to reflect
unfavorably on your reputation, morals, character or ability as a board member for FYI?

Have you ever been convicted of a criminal offence?

By signing below and submitting, I attest that the information I have provided is true and correct. Additionally, my signature represents my agreement to the following statements: I understand and agree to the Respiratory Therapy Society of Ontario Board of Directors Expectations; I agree to participate pursuant to the Policies, Procedures and Bylaws of the Respiratory Therapy Society of Ontario Board; and I understand that if conflicts prevent me from performing the rules and expectations as a Board Member, I may be removed from the Board by a majority vote.