Multiple Positions - Allied Health Professionals/Professional Support Staff

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Jul 15, 2021
Medicine Part Time - Continuing, Full Time - Continuing, Flexible - Fixed Term, Flexible

Job Description:


Are you a Speech and Language Pathologist? Social Worker? Psychologist?

Become part of a collaborative multi-disciplinary team to support students and families in Child and Family Centres and schools.

This is your opportunity to join a team where you will be inspiring, encouraging and enabling our children and learners to be their best every day.

Use your skills to make a difference in an educational setting working with children, and students from Birth -18.

Happy and healthy young people are better equipped to learn and thrive. Professional Support Staff, including school psychologists, speech and language pathologists and social workers, are key in providing critical evidence-based services to our students, teachers and families to optimise wellbeing, engagement and academic success.

You will be supported to reach your full potential as part of a culture of ongoing professional learning in an innovative and dynamic environment. You will have access to supervision, mentoring, and contemporary assessment and therapy resources. There are also opportunities to engage in quality improvement activities.

There are opportunities available state-wide, working within urban and regional communities.

Relocation expenses may be available for successful applicants.

There may be opportunities for subsidised rural and remote accommodation subject to availability.

There are also various regional allowances, payments and programs that may be available to you whilst working in a regional community.

Our Department is committed to diversity and inclusion and aims to reflect the broader diversity of the Tasmanian community.

Our organisational values of Respect, Courage, Aspiration and Growth are at the heart of our Department, reflecting what we stand for and guiding all aspects of our work. If you share these values and want to work in a collaborative culture, we’d love to hear from you. Apply now!

Interested candidates will need to submit a completed online application form (including your response to two short answer questions), a current Resume/CV along with two professional referees.

Applicants at all stages of their career, including new graduates, and students graduating in 2021 are encouraged to apply.

Salary Range:

Social Worker/Speech and Language Pathologist - $63,411 to $96,797 per annum (pro rata) Allied Health Professionals Public Sector Unions Wages Agreement 2019

School Psychologist - $69,169 to $104,313 per annum (pro rata) Teaching Service (Tasmanian Public Sector) Award

Hours: Up to 76 hours per fortnight

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

Supporting Documents:

Statement Of Duties - Social Worker (PDF)

Statement Of Duties - Speech and Language Pathologist (PDF)

Statement Of Duties - School Psychologist (PDF)

Employment Application Guidelines (PDF)

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

Name: Danielle Le Rossignol
Title: Manager Professional Support
Phone: 03 6777 2440
Email: [email protected]