Allied Health Senior - Acute Care Stream (525611)

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Jul 16, 2021
Medicine Full-time

Job Description:


$109,108 to $116,218 per annum

Please note that access to the progression point of Year 4Q salary of $116,218 is subject to successful completion of a relevant Master’s Degree as with Clause 10 of the Allied Health Professionals Public Sector Unions Wages Agreement 2019


Allied Health Professional Level 4


Allied Health Professionals Public Sector Unions Wages Agreement 2019

Period of Employment

Permanent, full-time, day work, working 76 hours per fortnight commencing as soon as possible

Please note that part time hours may be considered.

Please also note that this process may be used to fill fixed term and casual opportunities as they arise.


175 Collins St, Hobart


As part of an acute care multidisciplinary team delivering high quality mental health services in accordance with recovery orientated and trauma informed care, Mental Health Services (MHS) National Mental Health Standards, Agency policy, legal requirements, and relevant professional competencies:

  • Provide leadership and direction in the day to day clinical and operational management of the Acute Care Stream Community Mental Health Service and all component services.

  • Ensure effective oversight of allocated human and physical resources.

  • Actively contribute towards the ongoing development of the stream and related change management processes through the implementation of the associated operational service model and relevant service policies, procedures, and guidelines.

  • Optimise clinical processes and individual consumer outcomes, including enhanced consumer and carer participation at all levels of the service.

  • Provide direct clinical care for a designated number of complex consumers.

Essential Requirements

  • Registered with the 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.

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

  • Holds, or is working towards, a relevant postgraduate qualification.
  • 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) 525611 Allied Health Senior - Acute Care Stream HP04 (April 2021).pdf,
(image) 525611 Allied Health Senior - Acute Care Stream HP04 (April 2021).docx
(image) Applicant Guide.pdf
(image) Applicant Guide.docx

How to apply

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Applications will only be accepted online. This ensures important questions about you are answered.

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For further information contact

Kristy Arrold
Nurse Manager – Acute Care Stream Lead
Phone: 0448 397 892
Email: [email protected]

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