Adoption Officer (501557)

 
  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Jan 18, 2023
Medicine Full Time - Continuing

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.

Duties

As an Adoption Officer you will:

Period of Appointment

Permanent full-time day work and fixed term full time day work starting ASAP for up to 12 months.

Please note: Other permanent and fixed-term full-time and part-time vacancies that may arise in the future may also be filled from this process.

Hours per fortnight

76 hours per fortnight

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:

Selection Criteria includes:

Statement of Duties and a reference guide to assist with applying online can be found here:

Statement Of Duties (PDF)

Statement Of Duties (Word)

Information for Applicants (PDF)

How to apply

Electronic submission of application is preferred, please click the 'Apply Now' button.

Applicants should complete:

All applicants are required to supply a valid email address with their application for the purposes of email communication.

The cost associated with obtaining a Tasmanian Registration to Work with Vulnerable People (Registration Status - Employment) is the responsibility of the individual.

Applications should be made via the Apply Now button and submitted online by 11.30pm AEDT on the advertised closing date.

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

Applicants needing more information are encouraged to request specific details of the vacancy from the Contact Person.

Name: Leah Foskett
Title: Coordinator, Adoption Information Service
Phone: 03 6777 1127
Email: [email protected]