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Engagement Worker - Early Years Partnerships and Projects - 973139

Department of Education TasmaniaTasmania



WT is a Tasmanian Government initiative which is opening up opportunities for three year olds in Tasmania to participate in free quality early learning.

The Engagement Worker will work collaboratively with Early Years Partnerships and Projects team members, Education and Care services, parents/caregivers and local organisations to support the participation of children and their families in quality early learning in a range of contexts including early childhood education and care (ECEC), Child and Family Learning Centres and school settings.

Essential Requirements

o 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

o An appropriate qualification, such as a qualification in social work or community development or community services or a related discipline. o Current drivers licence.

Enquiries to Suzanne Purdon 0418300161

All interested applicants are strongly encouraged to discuss specific details of the vacancy with the Contact Person.

For relevant supporting documents, including a statement of duties, please click Apply Now.

Electronic submission of applications via ‘Apply Now’ is preferred.

Applications submitted electronically:

  • must be in Microsoft Word or PDF format, each with a size no greater than 10MB
  • will be acknowledged immediately by return email
  • do not require additional paper copies of the application to be sent through the mail

Applicants should forward/include:

  • a completed Application for Employment form
  • a statement addressing the selection criteria
  • 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 queries regarding applying for this vacancy online, please contact Department of Education HR Recruitment and Employment phone +61 3 6165 6285.

Department of Education Tasmania


Department of Education Tasmania
GPO Box 169HobartTasmania7001Australia
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