Senior Social Worker (518627)

 
  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Jan 14, 2022
Medicine Part-time

Job Description:

Applicants area advised that in accordance with Tasmanian Public Health Directions, all employees of the Department of Health must be fully 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 Role:

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

The Role and the Team:

Details of Appointment

Fixed term, part time, day work, position working 30.4 hours per fortnight, commencing as soon as possible until 30 December 2022

*notwithstanding hours may be negotiated with the successful applicant

Salary: $96,689 - $114,391 per annum (pro rata) + 10% superannuation + access to salary packaging

Eligibility:

Successful applicants will be required to meet the essential criteria:

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

Applicants should note the following criteria are desirable:

  1. Post graduate, or progression toward post graduate qualifications relevant to the position

  2. 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:
    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.

Applicant Guide

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

Reannah Douglas

Position: Senior Social Worker
Phone: (03) 6777 6245
E-mail: reannah.douglas@ths.tas.gov.au

Important Information

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