Assistant in Nursing (526365) - Multiple Vacancies - General Medical Ward

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Oct 14, 2021
Medicine Full-time, Part-time

Job Description:

Following an announcement by the Tasmanian Government, a Public Health Direction was issued on 10 September 2021 requiring that all Health Workers are vaccinated against COVID-19. This step is critical in protecting both our health workforce and vulnerable Tasmanians in our care.

Applicants for any position within the Department of Health must be prepared to be vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of their employment.


$54,606 to $60,000 pro-rata per annum


Assistant in Nursing Grade 1


Nurses and Midwives (Tasmanian State Service) Award 2019

Period of Employment

Multiple, permanent, full-time, part-time, shift work working up to 76 hours per fortnight commencing as soon as possible.

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


Royal Hobart Hospital


Deliver nursing care as delegated by the Registered Nurse/Midwife (RN/RM), under the supervision of a RN/RM or Enrolled Nurse (EN) according to the nursing care plan and within the scope of the Assistant in Nursing/Midwifery – Workplace Guidelines.

Essential Requirements

  • Certificate III in Health Services Assistance HLT32507 (Acute Care); or

  • Is currently an undergraduate Bachelor of Nursing student who has completed a 2nd year clinical practice placement; or

  • An enrolled nursing student who has completed their 1st clinical practice placement

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

  • Current First Aid Certificate

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 vacancies.

Generic Assistant in Nursing G1 (September 2021) HR.pdf
Generic Assistant in Nursing G1 (September 2021) HR.docx
Applicant Guide.pdf
Applicant Guide.docx

How to apply

Apply Online. Please click the blue "Apply Now" button on this screen.
Applications will only be accepted online. This ensures important questions about you are answered.

You will be prompted to complete an online application form, complete/upload your selection criteria responses and attach your resume. Please note that attachments must be in Microsoft Word or PDF format.

Referee details are submitted as part of the online application so make sure you have the contact details for two referees before applying.

Important information

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For further information contact

Anna Grady
Nurse Unit Manager – 2A General Medical Ward
Phone: 0418 381 965

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