Lived Experience Workforce Lead (527764)

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Jan 20, 2023
Medicine Full-time

Job Description:

The role:

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

The team:

The Lived Experience Workforce Lead positions will provide support to peer and family/carer peer workers across several public mental health services’ clinical teams within the region. These positions will work collaboratively with clinical, administrative, and management teams to influence the development and sustainability of the broader Lived Experience workforce across Tasmania.

Details of Appointment

Fixed Term full time, day worker position working 76 hours per fortnight commencing as soon as possible until 30 June 2024

*notwithstanding hours to be negotiated with the successful applicant

Position Features:

Regular travel within the region and some intrastate travel will be a requirement for this role.




$ 77,213 to 88,851 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
  1. Identification check
  2. Disciplinary action in previous employment check.

Download the Statement of Duties and any Associated Documents

We encourage you to review the Applicant Guide, Statement of Duties, prior to applying for an overview of the duties, program, selection process and selection criteria.

Statement of Duties

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 "Apply" 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)

Lynette Pearce

Senior Consumer and Carer Liaison Consultant
Phone: (03) 6777 6189 or 0428 029 669
E-mail: [email protected]

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