Infant Hearing Screener (517280)

 
  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • May 11, 2022
Medicine Part-time

Job Description:

Applicants are 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.

Salary

$55,407 to $57,805 pro-rata per annum

Classification

Health Services Officer Level 4

Award

Health and Human Services (Tasmanian State Service) Award

Period of Employment

Permanent, part-time, day work, working 16 hours per fortnight, commencing as soon as possible.

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

Please also note that this process may be used to fill fixed term and casual opportunities as they arise.

Location

North West Regional Hospital

Duties

Support the delivery of a Statewide Audiology service; and under the direction of the Senior Audiologist, the Infant Hearing Screener will:

  • Perform newborn hearing screening tests and maintain appropriate assessment and testing information.

  • Provide support to Allied Health Professionals in the coordination of patient appointments; and the preparation of hearing test equipment.

Essential Requirements

  • Current Tasmanian Working with Children Registration

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

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.

517280 Infant Hearing Screener HSO4 (January 2022) WWCT HR.pdf
517280 Infant Hearing Screener HSO4 (January 2022) WWCT HR.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

The email account you provide when making job applications will be used in correspondence to you. It is important that this is kept up to date and monitored regularly.

To update your email address (or contact number), log in to www.jobs.tas.gov.au and look for “Existing applicant login” where you can update your details.

For further information contact

Michelle Chacksfield
Discipline Lead – Audiology
Phone: (03) 6166 0107
Email: michelle.chacksfield@ths.tas.gov.au

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