Child Safety Officer (501542) (Multiple vacancies)

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Sep 15, 2021
Medicine Flexible

Job Description:


Conditions of Employment:

About the Team

Children, Youth and Families (CYF) provides integrated programs that support all children, young people, and their families in Tasmania. The Child Safety Service (CSS) North is integral to ensuring the safety and wellbeing of children and young people who are at risk or in crisis, in northern Tasmania.

We protect children and young people by working with young people, their families, community, and non-government support agencies, to strengthen the capacity of families and individuals to provide adequate support, care, and safety to children.

About You

In addition to meeting the essential requirements, to succeed long term in this role you should possess the following skills and attributes:

Duties Include:

Note: - Please refer to the Statement of Duties for ALL the selection criteria of this position. Please address the Selection Criteria in your application.

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:

2. Identification check

3. Disciplinary action in previous employment check.

How to Apply:

Click on the blue ‘Apply Now’ button to log in/create an account and submit the application form. The form requires you to answer eligibility questions, upload a copy of your CV, upload a copy of your written application and the details of two referees.

Your written application should address the Selection Criteria (listed in the SOD) and be no longer than 3 pages.

We encourage you to review the Applicant Guide, and Statement of Duties, prior to applying for an overview of the workplace, duties, and selection criteria.

Statement of Duties (PDF): (image) Generic Child Safety Officer HP1-2 (June 2020) WWC.pdf

Statement of Duties (Word): (image) Generic Child Safety Officer HP1-2 (June 2020) WWC.docx

FAQ’s Child Safety Officer

Applicant Guide - Communities Tasmania_2020.pdf

Applicant Guide - Communities Tasmania_2020.docx

*** All interested applicants are encouraged to discuss the specific details of the vacancy with the Contact Officer.

For more information (Contact Officer):

Name: Roslyn Pickett


Phone: 0419 334 110

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