Team Leader - Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) (527301d)

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Mar 3, 2023
Medicine Full-time

Job Description:

Please note this position is also being advertised as a Nurse Unit Manager (NUM) (Team Leader) – CAMHS (527301 & 515557m) and only two positions will be filled on merit.

Team Leader – CAMHS Core Community & Extended Team (North and South)

The Role:

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


The Tasmanian Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS) are seeking a highly motivated and dynamic Allied Health Professionals to establish and lead new and existing mental health services as part of the CAMHS service expansion.

Services include:

The Team Leader will lead a multidisciplinary team ensuring the delivery of high quality, specialised mental health services to children, adolescents/youth and their families/carers in relation to mental health issues in accordance with discipline specific skills and abilities

There is two position available – North (extended team) and South (core community) for:

• Allied Health Professional Manager Level 5, Grade 1(Year 1-2)

• Salary range $135,429 to $136,987 per annum

• Relocation assistance may be available

Join CAMHS and be part of this service innovation while enjoying the unique and natural beauty of Tasmania and the lifestyle it offers.

Benefits of working with Department of Health

Details of Appointment:

1 x Permanent, full time, day worker position working 76 hours per fortnight, commencing as soon as possible, located in Northern Tasmania.

1 x Permanent, full time, day worker position working 76 hours per fortnight, commencing as soon as possible, located in Southern Tasmania.

*notwithstanding hours to be negotiated with the successful applicant

Position Features:

Intrastate travel will be required


Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services – North and South


$135,429 to $151,155 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
  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)

Dominica Kelly

Position: Group Director – Child and Adolescent Mental Health, Statewide Mental Health Services
Phone: (03) 6166 6247
E-mail: [email protected]

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