CMHW - Project Officer (525865)

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Jan 16, 2023
Medicine Full-time

Job Description:

The Team:

Community, Mental Health and Wellbeing has two Project Officer positions available offering the opportunity to work on Allied Health led projects in areas such as perinatal mental health and children’s therapy services.

These roles are part of a diverse, dynamic team reporting to the Executive Director Allied Health who oversees Statewide Allied Health Services.

Provide high level support and guidance to meet the objectives of the projects identified by Community Mental Health and Wellbeing.

Provide specialist advice and expertise in relation to project support required.

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 from as soon as possible until 30 January 2025.

*notwithstanding hours may be negotiated with the successful applicant


Launceston, Tasmania

Base Salary: $88,483 to $92,867 per annum + 10.5% superannuation


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

Paula Hyland
Executive Director - Allied Health
0439 446 789
[email protected]

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