Clinical Lead -Orthotics/Prosthetics (510766) (Multiple Positions)

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • May 18, 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:

We are a close-knit team of 20, spread across Tasmania’s three regions. Our team is a mix of local and new Tasmanians, all from diverse backgrounds.

Your clinical expertise will be highly valued, as will your understanding of new technology. You will also have a strong desire to share your skills and knowledge with our current clinical and technical staff members.

You will maintain a small, defined clinical workload, managing a variety of complex presentations.

We are currently in a period of growth and service expansion, where your strategic thinking and change management skills will be crucial.

Details of Appointment

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

Permanent, full time, day worker position working 76 hours per fortnight, commencing as soon as possible based in North/North-West Tasmania.
Flexible working arrangements may allow this position to be filled by more than one person.

*notwithstanding hours to be negotiated with the successful applicant

Base Salary: $116,616- $124,147 per annum pro-rata


Successful applicants will be required to meet the essential criteria:

  1. Bachelor of Prosthetics and Orthotics or an equivalent tertiary Prosthetic and Orthotic qualification
  2. Current Registration to Work with Vulnerable People

Applicants should note the following criteria are desirable:

  1. Eligibility for membership of the Australian Orthotic Prosthetic Association
  2. Postgraduate qualifications relevant to the requirements of the role
  3. Current Driver’s Licence

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. 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

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

John Semmens

State Clinical Manager Orthotic & Prosthetic Services (OPST)
03 6777 8562
[email protected]

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