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Health Care Assistant- Tasmanian Government


Health Care Assistant- Tasmanian Government Clerical & Administrative

$54,135 to $56,478 Tasmania

Health Care Assistant (506071) (Beaconsfield)

Tasmanian Health Service
Tasmanian Hlth Service – Northern Region
Primary Health North

Position details

Applications close:
Sunday 21 March, 2021 11:55 PM AEST
Health and Human Services (Tasmanian State Service) Award, General Stream, Health Services Officer 4
$54,135 to $56,478 pro rata, per annum
Employment Type:
Bolton Street Beaconsfield

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.

Hours/Period of Appointment

Fixed term, casual, shift work (fully rotational) working on an as and when required basis to commence as soon as possible for a 2 year period. Notwithstanding hours may be negotiated with the successful applicant.

Note: This selection process may be used to fill casual roles if applicable.


Under supervision, and in accordance with Agency policy, legal, regulatory and funded program requirements, the Health Care Assistant:

  • Provides high-quality care and support to community and/or facility-based clients and assists with a range of daily living activities that a person would normally do for themselves.

Essential Requirements

  • Current Driver’s Licence*
  • only applicable where the occupant is required to provide services to community-based clients.
  • 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 (only applicable where the position is required to provide services to community-based clients – conviction check for serious traffic offences is not applicable where the position is only required to provide services to clients within a rural inpatient facility and Driver’s Licence is not an essential requirement of the role).
2. Identification check3. Disciplinary action in previous employment check.

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.

Download the Statement of Duties and Associated Documents

How to apply

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

Post your application with the above application form to:

Tasmanian Health Service
Human Resources
PO Box 1963

For more information

Julie Kingston
Nurse Unit Manager – Beaconsfield District Health Service
Email: julie.kingston@ths.tas.gov.au
Phone: (03) 6702 6060