Clinical Nurse Consultant - Sexual Health (501272)

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • May 24, 2023
Medicine Full-time

Job Description:


The role:

Within a Primary Health Care Framework, Agency policies, legal requirements and professional competencies, the Clinical Nurse Consultant - Sexual Health will:

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

Position Features:

Based in Launceston. Some intrastate travel may be required

The Statewide Sexual Health Service is seeking a permanent Clinical Nurse Consultant - Sexual Health to provide professional advanced clinical leadership and expertise in the provision of clinical advice, assessment and interventions based on best practice in the health care management of Sexual Health Services clients within the defined community practice area. This position will be based at Clinic 34, 34 Howick Street, Launceston with an outreach clinic to Devonport, commencing July 2023

Our clinical services primarily involve the assessment, diagnosis, treatment and management of sexually transmissible infections, sexual functioning, conditions impacting upon sexuality and gender diversity, care and management of HIV and treatment and cure of Hepatitis C. We provide a multidisciplinary transgender service including information, support and medical assistance and guidance.

The position offers:

Details of Appointment

Permanent, full time, day worker position, working 76 hours per fortnight, commencing July 2023

*notwithstanding hours to be negotiated with the successful applicant


$104,735 - $111,334 per annum. Our Employer 10.5% superannuation contribution is on top of this amount.

You’ll have access to salary package a range of benefits including living expenses up to $9,010 + $2,650 in meal entertainment each FBT year + other benefits if eligible.

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. 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 Contact

Dr Kate Scoles

Consultant Sexual Health Physician
Phone: (03) 6777 1371
E-mail: [email protected]

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The Department of Health values workforce diversity and recognises the value each person offers which is shaped by their unique characteristics, background, experiences, knowledge, skills, values and perspectives.