Senior Podiatrist (K Block) (524983)

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • May 9, 2024
Medicine Part-time

Job Description:


The Role:

The Podiatry department in Hobart is ready to welcome you to its team. The department has a comprehensive induction program, ongoing professional support and supervision, monthly in-services, a funding allowance for continuing professional development, a variety of research interests and great working relationships with other Allied Health professions. There are 22 Podiatrists and Allied Health Assistants working across 3 main service streams of inpatients, outpatient and community, and there is a place for you in our team to grow, develop and belong.

As part of our team delivering high quality Podiatry Services, you will:

An opportunity is available for an experienced Podiatrist to join the Hospital@Home multidisciplinary team. The Hospital@Home service is a hospital avoidance intervention allowing patients to remain in their home and attend a local clinic to receive high level specialist care. Most of the podiatry service will be conducted at the Glenorchy Community Health Centre, H@H clinics. This is an exciting opportunity to be involved in a new multidisciplinary initiative.

Want more? Need a change of pace or lifestyle? Then Hobart is the place for you.

Tasmania offers a coveted lifestyle with some of the most amazing natural attractions, world heritage national parks, secluded beaches, exceptional produce, award-winning wine, and great local beers. Living in Tasmania you will experience a temperate climate with four distinct seasons, wild and beautiful landscapes, a relaxed island lifestyle, and a fascinating history.

Hobart is Tasmania’s capital city, with all the conveniences of a thriving big city and a mountain on your back doorstep. Hobart is a 1-hour flight from Melbourne and has direct flights to Sydney, Brisbane, Adelaide and Perth. Hobart’s location means most areas of Tasmania can be reached within 2 hours by car for easy access to weekend getaways, heritage attractions, stunning wilderness and fantastic recreational pursuits.

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

The team:

The Podiatry South team is based in the Hobart CBD, with outpatient clinics located closely to the Royal Hobart Hospital (RHH).

The inpatient podiatry team delivers services to the RHH and Repat Hospital and works closely with medical, nursing and other allied health teams.

There are 22 Podiatrists and Allied Health Assistants working across 3 main service streams of inpatients, outpatient and community, and there is a place for you in our team to grow, develop and belong.

Details of Appointment:

Permanent part time, day worker position working 30.4 hours per fortnight, commencing as soon as possible.

*Notwithstanding hours to be negotiated with the successful applicant


$106,966 - $123,013 pro rata per annum. Our Employer 11% 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 -

Toni Nash

Position: Manager Podiatry
Phone: (03) 6166 8601

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