Child Safety Officer - South (501529)

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Dec 21, 2022
Medicine Part Time - Continuing, Full Time - Continuing, Flexible

Job Description:


From 3 October 2022, Department of Education has joined with colleagues in the Department of Communities to form the Department for Education, Children and Young People.

This is a department built entirely for children and young people and their communities. Our ultimate goal is to work together to ensure that every child and young person in Tasmania is known, safe, well and learning.

The child is at the centre of everything we do and the way we do it.

In the short term, you may still see references to Department of Communities and Department of Education as we transition. We are working together to build our strategy and our culture and values. This work will be continuing into 2023, and we want all staff to be involved in this.

It's an important time to join a dynamic new department.

Conditions of Employment:

We Offer

About You

Essential requirements

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:

2. Identification check

3. Disciplinary action in previous employment check.

About the Roles

Children, Youth and Families (CYF) provides integrated programs that support all children, young people, and their families in Tasmania.

We work with young people, their families, community, and non-government support agencies to strengthen the capacity of families and individuals to provide adequate support, care, and safety to children. We work in a statutory environment, delivering services to children and families who are NDIS, Federal Care and Intensive Family Support clients. Experience working in these sectors would be an advantage and a current driver’s licence is essential. Work in all areas of CSS: Assessment teams, Advice and Referral Line (ARL), Case Management and Out of Home Care.

Duties Include

How to Apply

We encourage you to speak to the Contact Officer and review the Statement of Duties prior to applying for an overview of the workplace and duties. Click on the Apply button!

Please complete the application form, with eligibility, location, upload a resume and address the following two questions (300 to 500 words per answer):

Statement of Duties (PDF): Generic Child Safety Officer HP1-2

For more information on the role/s (Contact Officer):

Name: Tegan Connolly

Email: [email protected]

Phone: 0436 912 099

For support in submitting your application and reasonable adjustment requests: please email [email protected]