Team Leader - Children and Young Persons Program (515211)

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Jan 12, 2023
Medicine Full-time

Job Description:

The Team:

Coordinate the work of a team of professionals who provide services to children and young people affected by family violence as part of the multidisciplinary Family Violence Counselling and Support Service (FVCSS) established through the Government’s Safe at Home initiative.

Coordinate the provision of specialist programs that incorporate multi-level assessments and interventions to address the needs of children and young people affected by family violence.

Contribute to the provision of an integrated response to children and young people affected by family violence in accordance with practice standards, agency policy and protocols.

Collaborate with related service providers and other sections of Government in the provision of services.

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:

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

*notwithstanding hours may be negotiated with the successful applicant


Hobart, Tasmania

Base Salary: $101,108 to $119,430 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

*Please note that our application process has changed. Refer to the application guide for information on the new application format.

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

Nicole Mainwaring
Team Leader - Children and Young Persons Program
0419 592 181
[email protected]

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