Centre Leader - Child and Family Learning Centre - Waratah / Wynyard - 975297

Department of Education TasmaniaTasmania

Position details

Applications close: Wednesday 14 April, 2021 11:55 PM AEST

Award/Classification: Tasmanian State Service Award - General Stream Band 8

Salary: $124,222 to $132,672 per annum

Employment Type: Fixed term, full-time

Region: North West

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.


Lead and manage the Child and Family Learning Centre as a place where the wellbeing of children and

parents comes first, providing access and delivery to a range of education and health services,

together with ensuring the success, accountability and continuous improvement of the centre.

Period of Appointment

20 July 2021 to 19 July 2023

Hours per fortnight

73.5 hours per fortnight

Essential Requirements

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

  • An appropriate tertiary qualification, such as a qualification in Early Childhood Education, Child Care, Adult Education, Health Care, Community Development, or a related discipline.
  • A current driver’s licence.

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

Statement Of Duties (PDF) 

Employment Application Guidelines (PDF) 

How to apply 

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: Suzanne Purdon

Title: Principal Leader - Early Years Partnerships and Projects

Phone: 0418300161

Email: suzanne.purdon@education.tas.gov.au 

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Department of Education Tasmania


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