Consider our variety

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Consider our variety

Our allied health staff are integral to the quality of a diverse range of health and well-being services across urban, rural and remote island settings. With the role they play at the heart of the community, our allied health professionals also enjoy a career that is extremely rewarding at a personal level. Allied health employment with us is characterised by strong team work and close professional relationships with peers.

Other benefits of working with us include the ability to provide continuity of care from a patients' acute presentation to discharge from hospital, or between hospital, outpatient and community settings and to contribute to health promotion and education programs.

As well as modern acute settings, we have opportunities in areas that include primary health care, health promotion, early childhood development and child health and disability services. Professional networks and service provision are enhanced and supported by modern telehealth facilities.

Our rural localities offer great diversity and the opportunity to actively contribute to strategies to improve the health and well-being of rural Tasmanians.  Allied health professionals provide outreach services through local multipurpose centres and units, community health centres and rural hospitals and individuals' places of residence.

Starting your career with us

A significant advantage of starting your career with us is the opportunity to develop extensive practical skills in a wide variety of practice settings. This experience can be gained through early exposure to a broad range of clients and environments or via structured rotations through work areas.  On the job experience is supported by training and development programs, and managers who balance the need for guidance and support with opportunities for innovation, flexibility, autonomy and scope to develop your areas of professional interest.

Experienced health professionals

As well as great opportunities for new graduates we have excellent opportunities for more experienced professionals to build on their professional experience, to develop or enhance their management skills, or to work closely with the community and stakeholders on new models of service delivery.

Come for a working holiday or come to stay

To be considered for short term opportunities you can sign up for our employment register

Visit our hot jobs section to find out about current vacancies and find out more  about how DHHS can support your move to Tasmania

More information

Tasmanian Health Service - Southern Region (including the Royal Hobart Hospital)

Email for non-doctor recruitment:

Email for doctor recruitment:
Phone: + 61 3 6166 6784
Learn more about careers in the Southern Region

Tasmanian Health Service - Northern Region (including the Launceston General Hospital)

Phone: +61 3 6777 6777
Learn more about careers in the Northern Region

Tasmanian Health Service - North West Region (including North West Regional Hospital Burnie and Mersey Community Hospital)

Phone: +61 3 6490 8964 or +61 3 6490 8954
Learn more about careers in the North West Region

Mental Health Services

Email Mental Health Services Recruitment

Learn more about Mental Health Services on our Statewide Services website