Clinical Nurse Specialist - Transitional Care Assessor (525169)

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Oct 13, 2020
Medicine Part-time

Job Description:


$90,245 to $95,383 pro-rata per annum

in accordance with the Nurses and Midwives (Tasmanian State Service Agreement) 2019


Registered Nurse Grade 5


Nurses and Midwives (Tasmanian State Service) Award

Period of Employment

Fixed term, part time, day work, working 40 hours per fortnight commencing 5 December 2020 until 30 June 2022.


Assessment and Case Management Services - South


Within a primary health care framework:

  • The Clinical Nurse Specialist - Transitional Care Program (TCP) Assessor provides discipline specific expertise, support and advice within the multidisciplinary TCP Service, acute and rural hospitals and other services both within and outside of the Tasmanian Health Service (THS).
  • Assesses and identifies the needs of older persons and appropriate younger people with disabilities and their carer’s and facilitate access to appropriate community and residential Commonwealth Government subsidised services through a multidisciplinary team approach.

Essential Requirements

  • Registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia as a Registered Nurse.
  • 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
    5. serious traffic offences
  2. Identification check
  3. Disciplinary action in previous employment check.

* as required by the Aged Care Act 1997, occupants of this role are required to undertake a conviction check assessment every three years.

Desirable Requirements

  • Holds, or is working towards, relevant postgraduate qualifications.

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 full time and part time vacancies.

(image) 525169 Clinical Nurse Specialist - Transitional Care Assessor G5 (September 2020) HPRNL.pdf
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(image) Applicant Guide.pdf
(image) Applicant Guide.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 an online application form and to 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 of two referees before applying.

For further information contact

Mary Coad
Manager - Assessment & Case Management Services
Phone: (03) 6166 7274
Email: [email protected]

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