Centre Assistant - Derwent Valley Child and Family Centre - 971465

Department of Education TasmaniaTasmania

Position details

Applications close: Friday 9 April, 2021 11:55 PM AEST

Award/Classification: Tasmanian State Service Award - General Stream Band 2

Salary: $57,943 to $62,474 per annum

Employment Type: Permanent, part-time

Region: South

The Department of Education aims to transform the way Tasmanians access education, training and information services, provide a fresh and exciting approach to lifelong learning and build an education system that inspires and supports all learners to succeed as connected, resilient, creative and curious thinkers.


Provide assistance to the Child and Family Centre (CFC) team with operational and administrative tasks and support the learning, health and wellbeing of children and their families who attend the CFC.

Hours per fortnight

22 hours per fortnight

Essential Requirements

The Head of the State Service has determined that the person nominated for this role is to satisfy a pre-employment check before taking up the appointment, promotion or transfer The following pre-employment checks are to be conducted:

Conviction checks in the following conviction areas:

  • Crimes of Violence; and
  • Sex Related Offences; and
  • Serious Drug Offences; and
  • Crimes Involving Dishonesty; and
  • Serious Traffic Offences.
  • Disciplinary action in previous employment.

The Registration to Work with Vulnerable People Act 2013 requires persons undertaking work in a regulated activity to be registered. A regulated activity is a child related service or activity defined in the Registration to Work with Vulnerable People Regulations 2014. This registration must remain current and valid at all times whilst employed in this role and the status of this may be checked at any time during employment. • Current Tasmanian Registration to Work with Vulnerable People (Registration Status - Employment).

Desirable Requirements

Tertiary qualifications and/or experience in child care, community service, health and/or education support.

Statement of Duties and a reference guide to assist with applying online can be found here:

Statement Of Duties (PDF) 

Statement Of Duties (Word) 

Employment Application Guidelines (PDF) 

Employment Application Guidelines (Word) 

How to apply - GAZETTE

Electronic submission of application is preferred, please click the blue 'Apply Now' button.

Applicants should forward/include:

  • a statement addressing the selection criteria;
  • a resume that contains relevant personal details and work history.

All applicants are required to supply a valid email address with their application for the purposes of email communication.

The cost associated with obtaining a Tasmanian Registration to Work with Vulnerable People (Registration Status - Employment) is the responsibility of the individual.

Applications should be made via the Apply Now button and submitted online by 11.30pm AEDT on the advertised closing date.

Should you have any difficulties regarding applying for this vacancy online, please contact Department of Education HR Recruitment and Employment phone +61 3 6165 6285.

Applicants needing more information are encouraged to request specific details of the vacancy from the Contact Person.

Name: Katie Beamish

Title: Centre Leader - Derwent Valley Child and Family Centre

Phone: (03) 6261 7222

Email: katie.beamish@education.tas.gov.au

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Department of Education Tasmania


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