Practice Manager - Child Safety Service - South - 525136

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • May 15, 2024
Medicine Full Time - Continuing

Job Description:

This is a Department built entirely for children and young people and their communities. Our ultimate goal is to work together to ensure that every child and young person in Tasmania is known, safe, well and learning.

The child is at the centre of everything we do and the way we do it.


As part of the CSS Allied Health Professional Level 4 leadership group, the Practice Manager provides day to day leadership and management of all practice within Child Safety Services, promoting and supporting high standards of ethical practice through the provision of mentorship, consultation, critical reflection on practice, and practice support and development within a Signs of Safety framework.
Provides leadership to and management of Practice Leaders within the Child Safety Service.

Period of Appointment

Permanent, ongoing

Hours per fortnight

76 hours per fortnight

Essential Requirements

1. Conviction checks in the following areas:

a. crimes of violence

b. sex related offences

c. serious drug offences

d. crimes involving dishonesty

e. serious traffic offences

2. Identification check

3. Disciplinary actions in previous employment check.

Desirable Requirements

Statement of Duties and a reference guide to assist with applying online can be found here:

Statement Of Duties (PDF)

Information for Applicants (PDF)

How to apply

Electronic submission of application is preferred, please click the blue 'Apply Now' button.

Applicants should forward/include:

All applicants are required to supply a valid email address with their application for the purposes of email communication.

The cost associated with obtaining a Tasmanian Registration to Work with Vulnerable People (Registration Status - Employment) is the responsibility of the individual.

Applications should be made via the Apply Now button and submitted online by 11.30pm AEDT on the advertised closing date.

Should you have any difficulties regarding applying for this vacancy online, please contact Department for Education, Children and Young People, HR Recruitment and Employment via phone +61 3 6165 6285 or email

Applicants needing more information are encouraged to request specific details of the vacancy from the Contact Person.

Name: Karen Harris
Title: Service Development Manager - Child Safety Service
Phone: 0419 165 611