Patient Services Officer

Tasmanian Government - Launceston TAS
$58,652 - $63,154 a yearFull-time +1
Patient Services Officer - Patient Travel Assistance Scheme (PTAS) (526119)

Department of Health
Community, Mental Health & Wellbeing
CMHW - Tasmanian Health Services

Applications must be submitted by Sunday 04 December, 2022 11:55 PM Position details Applications close: Sunday 4 December, 2022 11:55 PM AEST
Award/Classification: Health and Human Services (Tasmanian State Service) Award/General Stream, Band 2

Salary: $58,652 to $63,154 per annum
Employment Type: Full Time
Region: North
Location: LGH Charles Street, Launceston

The role:

  • Provides high level clerical support within the PTAS Unit, which entails a high standard of customer focused reception, database and clerical functions in support of patient travel, operating within the parameters of established PTAS policies and procedures associated with clinical, financial and administrative requirements.

Note: - Please refer to the Statement of Duties for all the selection criteria of this position to address in your application.

Details of Appointment

Permanent full time, day worker position working 76 hours per fortnight, commencing from 19 December 2022

  • notwithstanding hours to be negotiated with the successful applicant
  • Applicants should note that, for a period of twelve months from the date of publication, this selection process may be used to fill subsequent or similar full time and part time vacancies.

Salary: $58,652 to $63,154 per annum + 10.5% superannuation + access to salary packaging

  • Salary range is in accordance with Public Sector Unions Wages Agreement 2019

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:

  • Conviction checks in the following areas:
  • Crimes of violence
  • sex related offences
  • serious drug offences
  • crimes involving dishonesty
  • Identification check
  • Disciplinary action in previous employment check.

Download the Statement of Duties and any Associated Documents

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

Statement of Duties


Applicant Guide


How to Apply


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 that we do not require a separate statement addressing the selection criteria in the Statement of Duties.

Please note:

  • 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

Debbie Singline

Position: Acting Manager Patient Travel
Phone: (03) 6777 6249
E-mail: [email protected]


Important information

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