Industrial Relations Consultant (511368)

  • 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.

The Industrial Relations (IR) Consultant :

Provides high-level industrial and employee relations consultancy and advisory services to managers and Human Resources (HR) staff within the Department of Health (DoH) in relation to the negotiation of industrial instruments, the interpretation of legislation, and industrial relations policy development and implementation.

The Role:

Note: - Please refer to the Statement of Duties for all the selection criteria of this position to address in your application.



Details of Appointment

Fixed term, day work position working 76 hours per fortnight, commencing from 7 February 2022 until 3 February 2023.

*notwithstanding hours may be negotiated with the successful applicant

Salary: $95,033 to $107,840 per annum


Applicants should note the following criteria are desirable:

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:
    1. crimes of violence
    2. sex related offences
    3. serious drug offences
    4. crimes involving dishonesty

  2. Identification check
  3. Disciplinary action in previous employment check.

Download the Statement of Duties and any Associated Documents

We encourage you to review the Applicant Guide and Statement of Duties, prior to applying for an overview of the duties, program, selection process and selection criteria.

(image) 511368, 520664 Industrial Relations Consultant Band 6 (November 2021) HR (1).pdf

(image) 511368, 520664 Industrial Relations Consultant Band 6 (November 2021) HR (1).docx

Applicant Guide

Department of Health - Applicant Guide July 2021.pdf
Department of Health - Applicant Guide July 2021.docx

How to Apply

Apply Online. Please click the blue "Apply now" button on this screen. This ensures important questions about you are answered.

You will be prompted to complete a 1-2 page application detailing your experience, skills and knowledge as they relate to the attached Statement of Duties.

Please Note:

For More Information contact

Mat Johnson

Principal Advisor – Industrial Relations
Phone: (03) 6166 3687

Important Information

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