Allied Health Professional - CHAPS (526930, 526929)

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Jul 15, 2022
Medicine Full-time

Job Description:

The Allied Health Professional - CHaPS

Provides therapeutic Psychological or Social Work services to parents with infants 0-4 years of age within a primary health care framework in accordance with the philosophy of CHaPS, Agency policy, legal requirements, and the Code of Ethics of the appropriate professional body (e.g., Australian Psychological Society [APS] or Australian Association of Social Workers [AASW])

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, full time day work position working 76 hours per fortnight commencing as soon as possible until 26 March 2024.

*notwithstanding hours may be negotiated with the successful applicant


One position based in Northwest Tasmania

Base Salary: $96,689 to $114,391 per annum + 10.5% superannuation


Successful applicants will be required to meet the essential criteria:

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
    5. serious traffic offences
  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 (Contact Officer)

Alison Hillman

Nurse Unit Manager - CHAPS
Phone: 0419 344 763
E-mail: [email protected]

Important Information

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