Child Safety Officer Employment Register

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Sep 30, 2021
Medicine Full-time, Part-time

Job Description:


Conditions of Employment:

Please note: The Register is reviewed on a regular, as required, basis for suitability against the duties. You will be notified of the outcome of your suitability and contacted should a fixed-term vacancy arise. Registers are NOT a vacancy, they are used to fill short, urgent, fixed-term vacancies to ensure business continuity. Suitability does NOT guarantee any offer of employment will be made. This Register does not preclude other Child Safety Officer positions from being advertised.

About the Team

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

More Information?

For more information on the duties and opportunities, please contact our Recruitment Consultants via email: [email protected] who will liaise with you.

How to Apply:

Click on the blue ‘Apply Now’ button to log in/create an account and submit the application form. Please address how you meet and can demonstrate the Selection Criteria (as listed in the SoD) and be no longer than 3 pages.

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

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

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

Applicant Guide - Communities Tasmania_2020.pdf

Applicant Guide - Communities Tasmania_2020.docx

**** This employment register, currently with Communities Tasmania, will be transferred to the new Department of Education, Children and Young People as a part of the transition of services ****

You may have heard that the Department of Communities Tasmania will be disbanded by 30 September 2022. Please be assured that the services that Communities Tasmania provides to the Tasmanian public will be ongoing and dispersed between existing Tasmanian Government agencies and a new Housing Tasmania statutory authority. Any advertised roles and contracts will be honoured in line with current Tasmanian State Service legislation.