Health/Medical Librarian (500336)
Tasmanian Health Service
THS - Corporate Services
THS - CS - HIMS
Applications must be submitted by
|Applications close:|| AEST|
|Award/Classification:||Allied Health Professionals Public Sector Unions Wages Agreement/Allied Health Professional, Level 1-2|
|Salary:||$62,601 to $95,776 per annum|
|| Full Time
|| North West
|Location:||North West Regional Hospital|
The Tasmanian Health Service is an innovative and dynamic organisation dedicated to improving the health and wellbeing of our community. We are committed to providing the highest levels of healthcare and services.
Hours/Period of Appointment
Permanent, full time day work working 76 hours per fortnight. Notwithstanding hours may be negotiated with the successful applicant.
Provide general professional library services to the Agency, in particular the North West region of Tasmania, including the deliverance of a specialist medical library and health-related information service to staff and students.
Assist in the development and maintenance of library and health-related information services including the organisation and acquisition of information materials and resources, assessment and evaluation of information resources, production of library, informational and training material, development of library and information literacy programs, client services and the selective distribution of information.
Liaise and interact with other statewide libraries, departments, organisations and personnel, as well as the Australia-wide health library network to assist with the objectives of the Agency. Engage with suppliers and business units, and communicate with external organisations such as Non-Governmental Organisations in the health and medical field.
- Degree, diploma or postgraduate qualification in librarianship or information studies from a recognised university or institution of higher education.
- 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.
- Current Driver’s Licence.
- Qualifications, knowledge or experience related to the professional use of health information.
In order to be considered for this position it is a requirement that you address the selection criteria which are located in the Statement of Duties.
Download the Statement of Duties and Associated Documents
500336 Health Medical Librarian HP1-2 (March 2021).pdf
500336 Health Medical Librarian HP1-2 (March 2021).docx
THS Jobs Website Applicant Guide.pdf
THS Jobs Website Applicant Guide.docx
How to apply
Please apply online, click the blue Apply Now button.
For more information
Statewide Manager- Health Library Services
Phone: 03 6777 6062
Better health and quality of life around Tasmania. Visit us at www.ths.tas.gov.au
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