Clinical Lead - Community Outreach and Outpatient Services Team (522121)

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Nov 23, 2021
Medicine Full-time

Job Description:

Following an announcement by the Tasmanian Government, a Public Health Direction was issued on 10 September 2021 requiring that all Health Workers are vaccinated against COVID-19. This step is critical in protecting both our health workforce and vulnerable Tasmanians in our care.

Applicants for any position within the Department of Health must be prepared to be vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of their employment.


$109,108 to $116,218 pro-rata, per annum

  • Please note that access to the progression point of Year 4Q salary of $116,218 is subject to successful completion of a relevant Master’s Degree as with Clause 10 of the Allied Health Professionals Public Sector Unions Wages Agreement 2019


Allied Health Professional Level 4


Allied Health Professionals Public Sector Unions Wages Agreement 2019

Period of Employment

Permanent, full-time, day work, working 76 hours per fortnight commencing 15 December 2021.

Please note that hours may be negotiated with the successful applicants.


Royal Hobart Hospital - Community Outreach and Outpatient Services Team


  • Provide leadership, professional support and oversight of best practice standards for community based and outreach social work services in accordance with Australian Association of Social Workers Practice Standards for Social Workers and Code of Ethics.

  • Assist the Discipline Lead Social Work Services with operational requirements such as the coordination and management of overall Social Work Services, including recruitment, supervision and support of staff and students, as required.

  • Participate as a member of the Social Work Services management team in the provision of strategic direction, development of policies, and in the delivery and evaluation of specialist Social Work services across the continuum of care for people of the southern region of Tasmania and the Royal Hobart Hospital.

Essential Requirements

  • Degree in Social Work giving eligibility for membership of the Australian Association of Social Workers.

  • Current Driver’s Licence.

The Head of the State Service has determined that the person nominated for this job is to satisfy a pre‑employment check before taking up the appointment, on promotion or transfer. The following checks are to be conducted:

1. Conviction checks in the following areas:

a) Crimes of Violence
b) Sex Related Offences
c) Serious Drug Offences
d) Crimes involving dishonesty
e) Serious traffic offences

2. Identification check

3. Disciplinary action in previous employment check

Applicants should note that, for a period of six months from the date of publication, this selection process may be used to fill subsequent or similar vacancies.

522121 Clinical Lead Social Worker - Community Outreach & Outpatient Services HP04 (November 2021) HR.pdf
522121 C L Social Worker - Comm Outreach & OP Services HP04.docx
Applicant Guide.pdf
Applicant Guide.docx

How to apply

Apply Online. Please click the blue "Apply Now" button on this screen.
Applications will only be accepted online. This ensures important questions about you are answered.

You will be prompted to complete an online application form, complete/upload your selection criteria responses and attach your resume. Please note that attachments must be in Microsoft Word or PDF format.

Referee details are submitted as part of the online application so make sure you have the contact details for two referees before applying.

Important information

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For further information contact

Tracey Turner
Discipline Lead Social Work Services
Phone: (03) 6166 8440

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