Centre Leader Job at Tasmanian Government – in Tasmania

Job Description

Centre Leader – Bridgewater Indigenous Child and Family Centre – 964630

Department of Education


Child and Family Centres

Applications must be submitted by Sunday 16 May, 2021 11:55 PM

Position details

Applications close: Sunday 16 May, 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: Permanent, full-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.


Child and Family Centres are for children, birth to five years, and their families. Their purpose is to improve the health and well being, education and care of Tasmania’s very young children by supporting parents and enhancing accessibility of services in the local community.

Period of Appointment

Ongoing – Start date of 30 June 2021

Hours per fortnight

73.50 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

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 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: 0418 300 161

Email: [email protected]

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Company Location:  Tasmania

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