Psychologist (518808)

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Oct 6, 2021
Medicine Flexible

Job Description:


Conditions of Employment:

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** Updated**:

Following an announcement by the Tasmanian Government, a Public Health Direction was issued on 10 September 2021 requiring that certain workers are vaccinated against COVID-19. This step is critical in protecting both our workforce and vulnerable Tasmanians who may access our services or work with our staff.

Applicants for this position within the Department of Communities Tasmania must be prepared to be vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of their employment.:

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About the Team

We are a community-based service providing evidence-based, comprehensive, and independent diagnostic assessments for children and young people suspected of having (an) autism spectrum disorder (ASD).

About You

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 duties and Selection Criteria, to address in your application.

Essential Requirements:

1. Conviction checks in the following areas:

    1. crimes of violence
    2. sex related offences
    3. serious drug offences
    4. crimes involving dishonesty
    5. serious traffic offences

2. Identification check

3. Disciplinary action in previous employment check.

Desirable Requirements:

These requirements are not mandatory to work in the duties but may be viewed favourably.

How to Apply:

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

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 Selection Criteria # and # (listed in the SOD) and be no longer than 3 pages.

Statement of Duties (PDF): 518808 Psychologist HP03 (March 2021) HPRNL WWC.pdf

Statement of Duties (Word): 518808 Psychologist HP03 (March 2021) HPRNL WWC.docx

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: Ruth McBrien – Manager/Senior Psychologist


Phone: (03) 6166 1100

For support or assistance regarding submitting your application, please email us at