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Tasmanian Government

Adult Day Centre Assistant - King Island Hospital and Health Centre (503052)

Tasmanian Health Service
Tasmanian Hlth Service - NW Region
Primary Health North West

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Position details

Applications close: AEST
Award/Classification:HSO Level 4-2
Salary:$54,135 to $56,478 per annum
Employment Type: Casual
Region: North West
Location:King Island Hosp & Hlth Centre

The role:

Under supervision of the Adult Day Centre Coordinator, assist with the care of Adult Day Centre clients in regard to:

  • Personal care;
  • Providing assistance with planning, implementation and evaluation of activities; and
  • Catering and domestic roles.
  • For a full comprehensive list of duties please refer to the below Statement of Duties.

The area:

This role is based on King Island.

Details of Appointment:

Casual, Day-Worker position working on an as and when required basis.

Salary: $54,135 - $56,478 pro rata per annum + 9.5% superannuation + access to salary packaging

  • This salary is inline with the Health and Human Services Award and Public Sector Unions Wages Agreement 2019
  • 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.


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:
  1. Crimes of violence
  2. sex related offences
  3. serious drug offences
  4. crimes involving dishonesty
  1. Identification check
  2. Disciplinary action in previous employment check.

Download the Statement of Duties and any Associated Documents

We encourage you to review the Applicant Guide and Statement of Duties or Applicant Guide, Statement of Duties and Function Statement, prior to applying for an overview of the duties, program, selection process and selection criteria.

Applicant Guide

How to apply

Apply Online.  Please click the blue "Apply now" button on this screen.  This ensures important questions about you are answered. 

You will be prompted to complete a 1-2 page application detailing your experience, skills and knowledge as they relate to the attached Statement of Duties.

Please note:

  • We do not require a separate statement addressing the selection criteria in the Statement of Duties.
  • All attachments must be in Microsoft Word or PDF format.
  • Referee details are submitted as part of the online application so make sure you have the contact details of two referees before applying.

For more information (Contact Officer)

Amanda Gill

Phone: (03) 6462 9976
Position: Director of Nursing

Important information

The email account you provide when submitting job applications will be used in correspondence to you.  It is important that this is kept up to date and monitored regularly.

To update your email address (or contact number), log in to and look for “Existing applicant login” where you can update your details

The Department of Health values workforce diversity and recognises the value each person offers which is shaped by their unique characteristics, background, experiences, knowledge, skills, values and perspectives.

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  1. Review the Statement of Duties and consider if you meet the requirements.
  2. Speak to the Contact Officer if you have any questions.
  3. Submit your application including any additional documents as specified in each individual job vacancy notice.