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Tasmanian Government

Coordinator Low Vision Clinic (508905)

Tasmanian Health Service
Tasmanian Hlth Service - Southern Region
THS - Sth - Clinical Support

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Position details

Applications close: AEST
Award/Classification:AH Professional Level 3 Yr 1
Salary:$101,858 to $108,496 per annum
Employment Type: Part Time
Region: South
Location:Royal Hobart Hosp Liverpool St


$88,192 to $98,170 pro-rata, per annum

  • Please note that access to the progression point of Year 5Q salary of $98,170 is subject to successful completion of a Graduate Diploma.



Allied Health Professional Level 3



Allied Health Professional (Tasmanian State Service) Agreement 2016


Period of Employment

Fixed term, part time, day work, working 15.2 hours (2 days) per fortnight (Tuesdays), commencing ASAP for a period of six months.

Please note that there may be the opportunity for additional hours up to a maximum of 38 hours per fortnight.






The Coordinator Low Vision Clinic manages the day-to-day administration of the clinic at the Royal Hobart Hospital as well as working with the clinic optometrists and providing follow-up home visits to some patients.

The role is suitable for an allied health professional with an interest in supporting patients of all ages to maximise their independence and cope with the impact of vision loss.

The Coordinator provides patients with support for adjustment to vision loss, education and referrals to other support services where required.


Essential Requirements

  • Satisfactory completion of an appropriate allied health professional course of study at a recognised tertiary institution and registered with the relevant Board or, in the case of self-regulated professions, eligible for membership of the relevant professional association.
  • Current Driver’s Licence

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

e)  Serious traffic offences

2.  Identification check

3.  Disciplinary action in previous employment check.


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.


Download File 508905 Coordinator Low Vision Clinic HP03 ( Sep 2018).pdf
Download File 508905 Coordinator Low Vision Clinic HP03 ( Sep 2018).docx
Download File Applicant Guide.pdf
Download File Applicant Guide.docx


How to apply

Apply Online.  Please click the blue "Apply now" button on this screen.

This ensures important questions about you are answered. 

You will be prompted to complete an online application form and to 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 of two referees before applying.

If you have any difficulty completing your online application, please contact Recruitment Services before the closing date on (03) 6166 6711.

For further information contact

Dr Kristin Bell
Phone: 0416 875 753

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