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Allied Health Project Officer (524285)

Tasmanian Health Service
Tasmanian Hlth Service - NW Region
Tasmanian Hlth Service - NW Region

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Position details

Applications close: AEST
Award/Classification:AH Professional Level 3 Yr 1
Salary:$88,192 to $98,170 per annum
Employment Type: Full Time
Region: North West
Location:North West Regional Hospital

Hours/Period of Appointment

Fixed term, full time, day worker working 76 hours per fortnight for a period of 12 months.

Who are we?

The Tasmanian Health Service is an innovative and dynamic organisation dedicated to improving the health and wellbeing of our community.  We are committed to providing the highest levels of healthcare and services.

Who are we looking for?

We are seeking a motivated and experienced Allied Health Project Officer to provide leadership, coordination, planning and support in the delivery of projects to develop multidisciplinary models of practice in an evidenced based and consultative manner with a focus on establishing a pathway for paediatric referral management across the THS - North West.

Reporting to the Director Allied Health Services, this role encompasses a wide range of responsibilities including, but not limited to:

  • coordinating and manage clinical projects for Allied Health Services with a specific focus on paediatrics within expected timeframes.
  • research, analyse and assess methodologies and practices relating to clinical services provided by Allied Health Professionals and provide evidenced based advice to inform change management processes

Do you have?

  • Clinical practice experience in the field of paediatrics.
  • Significant clinical experience and an understanding of best practice in relation to the efficient and effective delivery of health care within a Health Service.
  • Sound knowledge of contemporary project management and quality management practices, methodologies and processes.
  • Demonstrated conceptual, analytical, research and problem solving skills to support data informed decision making and evidence based practice.

What can we offer?

  • Flexible work/life balance
  • Attractive Salary Package
  • Dynamic team environment
  • Commitment to ongoing professional development

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.
  • 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

  • Clinical practice experience in the field of paediatrics.
  • Current Driver’s Licence.

Download the Statement of Duties and Associated Documents

Download File 524285 Allied Health Project Officer HP03 (January 2019) HPRNL.pdf
Download File 524285 Allied Health Project Officer HP03 (January 2019) HPRNL.docx
Download File THS Jobs Website Applicant Guide.pdf
Download File THS Jobs Website Applicant Guide.docx

How to apply

Online applications are preferred, please click the blue Apply Now button. If you apply online please do not send a hard copy application as well.

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Complete the following application form and email your application to the listed contact person including the below form:

Download File Application for Employment (Form 201).pdf

Download File Application for Employment (Form 201).docx


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Post your application with the above application form to:

Tasmanian Health Service
Human Resources and Organisational Development
Box 258
BURNIE  TAS  7320

 
In order to be considered for this position it is a requirement that you address the selection criteria which are located in the Statement of Duties.

For more information

Brad Birleson
Director Allied Health Services
brad.birleson@ths.tas.gov.au
03 6493 6007

Better health and quality of life around Tasmania. Visit us at www.ths.tas.gov.au

 

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