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Medical Scientist - Anatomical Pathology (513204)

Tasmanian Health Service
Tasmanian Hlth Service - Southern Region
THS - Sth - Clinical Support

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Position details

Award/Classification:AH Professional Level 1 Yr 1
Employment Type: Part Time
Region: South
Location:Pathology Services RHH

The Tasmanian Health Service is seeking interest from suitably qualified applicants for a Medical Scientist – Anatomical Pathology vacancy located at Royal Hobart Hospital.


$53,977 to $87,659 pro-rata per annum


Allied Health Professional Level 1-2


Allied Health Professional (Tasmanian State Service) Agreement 2016

Period of Employment

Permanent part-time day work, working 45.6 hours per fortnight.


Anatomical Pathology, Royal Hobart Hospital


Working in the role of Medical Scientist your primary focus of duties will be professional involvement in the routine preparation and diagnosis of gynaecological and non-gynaecological cytology specimens for inpatient and outpatient services at the Royal Hobart Hospital.

Your secondary focus is working in the Routine Histology laboratory when the workload of the Cytology department permits.

Essential Requirements

  • Satisfactory completion of an appropriate course of study* from a recognised tertiary institution.

* Appropriate Course of Study is:

  • Bachelor of Applied Science or Bachelor of Science

The Head of the State Service has determined that the person nominated for this job is to 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
2.  Identification check
3.  Disciplinary action in previous employment check

Applicants should note that, for a period of six months from the date of publication, this selection process may be used to fill subsequent or similar full time and part time vacancies.

Download File 513204 Medical Scientist - Anatomical Pathology HP1-2 (Aug 2017) HPRNL BUTI (1) (1).pdf

Download File 513204 Medical Scientist - Anatomical Pathology HP1-2 (Aug 2017) HPRNL BUTI.docx

Download File THS Jobs Website Applicant Guide.pdf

Download File THS Jobs Website Applicant Guide.docx

How to apply

You are asked to address the selection criteria within the Statement of Duties.  Please click the blue Apply Now button to submit your application.

For further information contact

Deanne Lamb
Scientist in Charge - Cytology
Phone:  (03) 6166 8235

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