Allied Health Director - Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (527492d)

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Nov 14, 2022
Medicine Full-time

Job Description:

The Department of Health is seeking interest from suitably qualified applicants for an Allied Health Director - Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services vacancy.

Please note this position is also being advertised as a Director of Nursing - Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (527492) and two positions (one position in the South and one position in the North/North West) will be filled on merit.

The Area:

Benefits of working with Department of Health/Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services:

Work/life balance, career development, professional development opportunities, working in a dynamic team environment, fast-paced environment.

The Tasmanian Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS) are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Allied Health Director – CAHMS who bring:

Relocation assistance may be available.

If you would like to be part of the management and development of the Tasmanian CAMHS and contribute to service innovation while enjoying the unique and natural beauty of Tasmania and the lifestyle it offers, we would like to hear from you.

The Role:

Note: - Please refer to the Statement of Duties for all the selection criteria of this position to address in your application.

Position Features:

Details of Appointment:

Permanent, full time, day work position working 76 hours per fortnight commencing as soon as possible.

*notwithstanding hours may be negotiated with the successful applicant


Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services – South, North and North West

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Base Salary: $135,299 to $136,831 per annum + 10.5% superannuation

In addition, the following allowances calculated on the salaried incremental point may be available:


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

  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 "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)

Dominica Kelly

Nursing Director - Group Director - Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services
Phone: 0437 972 484
E-mail: [email protected]

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