Manager - Screening Recruitment and Cancer Prevention (511483)

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Jun 11, 2021
Medicine Full-time

Job Description:


$95,033 to $107,840 pro-rata per annum


General Stream Band 6


Health and Human Services (Tasmanian State Service) Award

Period of Employment

Permanent, full-time, day work, working 76 hours per fortnight commencing ASAP.

Please note that hours may be negotiated with the successful applicants.


Population Screening and Cancer Prevention – 4/25 Argyle Street Hobart


In accordance with Agency policies, promote the health and wellbeing of Tasmanians through the development of policy and strategic frameworks for screening recruitment and cancer prevention in Tasmania.

Provide leadership and direction in the management of the Screening Recruitment and Cancer Prevention team. This will involve supporting the Director - Population Screening and Cancer Prevention by undertaking policy review and development and participating in or leading projects relating to the delivery of services to the community, and recruitment of screening participants.

In the role of Manager - Screening Recruitment and Cancer Prevention you will -

  • Provide day to day supervision and support to Screening Recruitment and Cancer Prevention staff under the broad direction of the Director, Population Screening and Cancer Prevention.

  • Provide high level advice to the Director - Population Screening and Cancer Prevention. In the absence of the Director, provide leadership and high level advice to the Minister and senior management of the Department of Health (DoH) on issues relating to cancer screening and control.

  • Manage policy development, including research, planning, monitoring and evaluation processes for state-wide policy on screening recruitment, cancer screening and prevention.

Essential Requirements

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

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.

511483 Manager - SRCP B6 (June 2021).pdf
511483 Manager - SRCP B6 (June 2021).docx
Applicant Guide.pdf
Applicant Guide.docx

How to apply

Apply Online. Please click the blue "Apply Now" button on this screen.
Applications will only be accepted online. This ensures important questions about you are answered.

You will be prompted to complete an online application form, 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 for two referees before applying.

Important information

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For further information contact

Gail Ward
Director - Population Screening and Cancer Prevention
Phone: (03) 6166 6911
Email: [email protected]

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