Project Officer - AOD Reform Agenda (525383)

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Aug 5, 2022
Medicine Full-time

Job Description:

The Team:

This position will be co-located with the Mental Health Reform Team which is working with a wide range of key stakeholders to progress exciting reform agendas across Adult Mental Health Services , Older Persons Mental Health Services and the AoD sector.

The Role:

This position is expected to work collaboratively with other team members and with key stakeholders from within SMHS and ADS, the non-government AOD sector, and other identified key stakeholders to support the implementation of the AOD Reform Agenda and the planning, coordination, development, monitoring and evaluation of specific projects arising from the implementation of the AOD Reform Agenda.

More specifically this role will work under the day to day oversight and direction of the Senior Project Officer to:

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 28 June 2024.

*notwithstanding hours may be negotiated with the successful applicant


South – Mental Health

Base Salary: $97,266 to $110,374 per annum + 10.5% superannuation

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 (Contact Officer)

Chris Fox
Position: Group Director, Mental Health Reform Team
Phone: (03) 6166 1278
E-mail: [email protected]

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