Clinical Nurse Specialist (529085)

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • May 10, 2024
Medicine Part-time

Job Description:


The role:

The Clinical Nurse Specialist – Tasmanian Gender Service is based in the South but receives referrals from around the State. Within a multidisciplinary team, the Clinical Nurse Specialist will provide health care that is reflective of their highly developed knowledge, skills and experience in assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of gender specific nursing care.

The CNS – Tasmanian Gender Service will also act as a clinical resource for staff and other providers who are involved in the management of patients with complex gender related issues or concerns, alongside playing a key role in data collection, research, and ongoing quality improvement.

The successful applicant will uphold the Tasmanian Health Service values of diversity and inclusion in providing gender affirming care.

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

The Tasmanian Gender Service:

Details of Appointment

Permanent, part time, day worker position working 45.6 hours per fortnight, commencing as soon as possible.

*notwithstanding hours may be negotiated with the successful applicant

Salary: $103,466 to $109,165 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. 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.

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 outlining your experience, skills and knowledge as they relate to the attached Statement of Duties.

Please note:

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

For more information (Contact Officer)

Eleanor Hodge

Assistant Director of Nursing - Children's and Statewide Service
Phone: 0407 189 222

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