Allied Health Professional - Graduate (522982)

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Apr 28, 2021
Medicine Full-time

Job Description:

The Tasmanian Health Service is seeking interest from applicants for an Allied Health Professional - Graduate vacancy.


$62,601 to $95,776 per annum


Allied Health Professional Level 1-2


Allied Health Professionals Public Sector Unions Wages Agreement 2019

Period of Employment

Fixed term, full time, day work, working 76 hours per fortnight, commencing May 2021 for a period of three years

Please note that part time hours may be considered.


Alcohol and Drug Services - South


The Allied Health Professional - Graduate position is designed for a University graduate who has successfully completed a University Degree in Psychology, Occupational Therapy or Social Work within the last 1- 3 years.

The individual will be:

    • Trained in all areas of this multidisciplinary Alcohol and Other Drug (AOD) service.
    • Expected to gain sufficient competency to be able to work independently as a member of the Alcohol and Drug Service (ADS).
    • Guided to deliver a high quality AOD treatment service in accordance with relevant Government Legislation and Regulations, Primary Health Care Principles, ADS policies, procedures and protocols and relevant professional competencies.

Essential Requirements

  • Registered with Occupational Therapy Board of Australia; or
  • Degree in Social Work giving eligibility for membership of the Australian Association of Social Workers; or
  • Registered with the Psychology Board of Australia.
  • Current Tasmanian Working with Children Registration.

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:

a) Crimes of Violence

b) Sex Related Offences

c) Serious Drug Offences

d) Crimes involving dishonesty

2. Identification check

3. Disciplinary action in previous employment check

Desirable Requirements

  • Current Driver’s Licence.

Applicants should note that, for a period of six months from the date of publication, this selection process may be used to fill subsequent or similar full time and part time vacancies.

(image) 522982 Allied Health Professional - Graduate HP1-2 (April 2021) (1).pdf
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(image) Applicant Guide.pdf
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How to apply

Apply Online. Please click the blue "Apply now" button on this screen.

This ensures important questions about you are answered.

You will be prompted to complete an online application form and to complete/upload your selection criteria responses and attach your resume. Please note that attachments must be in Microsoft Word or PDF format.

Referee details are submitted as part of the online application so make sure you have the contact details of two referees before applying.

For further information contact

Eveline Durkin
(03) 6166 0808
[email protected]

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