ACAT Assessor - Allied Health (504623)

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Oct 15, 2020
Medicine Part-time

Job Description:

The Tasmanian Health Service is an innovative and dynamic organisation dedicated to improving the health and wellbeing of our community. We are committed to providing the highest levels of healthcare and services.

Hours/Period of Appointment

Fixed term, part time, day work working 64 hours per fortnight to commence from 19 October 2020 until 9 March 2021. Notwithstanding hours may be negotiated with the successful applicant.

Please note that access to salaries beyond $100,517 is subject to qualifications and application to the personal upgrade scheme.

Note: This selection process may be used to fill fixed term casual roles if applicable.


Within a primary health care framework assess the needs of older persons and appropriate younger people with disabilities and their carers, within the region. Facilitate access to appropriate community and residential services, through a multi-disciplinary team approach.

Essential Requirements

  • Degree in Social Work giving eligibility for membership of the Australian Association of Social Workers; or
  • Registered with the Occupational Therapy Board of Australia; or
  • Registered with the Psychology Board of Australia; or
  • Registered with the Physiotherapy Board of Australia.
  • 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.

* 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 a qualification in the human services area which includes units of case management/case work practice.

In order to be considered for this position it is a requirement that you address the selection criteria which are located in the Statement of Duties.

Download the Statement of Duties and Associated Documents

(image) Generic ACAT Assessor - Allied Health HP03 (September 2020) HRPNL (1).pdf
(image) Generic ACAT Assessor - Allied Health HP03 (September 2020) HRPNL.docx
(image) THS Jobs Website Applicant Guide.pdf
(image) THS Jobs Website Applicant Guide.docx

How to apply

Online applications are preferred, please click the blue Apply Now button. If you apply online please do not send a hard copy application as well.


Complete the following application form and email your application to the listed contact person including the below form:
(image) Application for Employment (PDF).pdf
(image) Application for Employment (Word).docx


Post your application with the above application form to:
Tasmanian Health Service
Human Resources
PO Box 1963

For more information

Anthea Cooper
ACAT Co-ordinator
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 03 6777 1260

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