Employment

Family Planning Tasmania aims to provide sexual and reproductive health clinic and education services that are consistent with our philosophy. The staff and Board of Family Planning Tasmania are committed to providing services in a manner that recognises the rights of individuals to be consistently treated with a non-judgemental, non-discriminatory, considerate manner, respecting their right to privacy and confidentiality.

Read more about our philosophy here.

If you are interested in clinic or education work or work experience at Family Planning Tasmania please contact info@fpt.asn.au

Our services operate statewide so expressions of interest are welcomed from any location.

Current Employment Opportunities:

    Burnie Project Officer - Part Time

     

    FPT is looking for someone to deliver health promotion activities in school and community settings on the North West Coast.  In 2018, the focus will be on implementing FPT’s LARC4U project which aims to increase knowledge and access to Long Acting Reversible Contraception (LARC) and reduce unplanned pregnancy.

    Are you – skilled at working with groups? Have an interest in youth and people who work with youth?  Do you have excellent verbal and written communication skills? Are you skilled at managing multiple responsibilities?  Are you self-motivated and able to work with minimal supervision?

    If the answer is Yes – this is the role for you!

    For a confidential discussion call Tracey Weily on 6273 9117.

    Application addressing the selection criteria to be submitted to tweily@fpt.asn.au by 9am Monday 19th March. Interviews will take place on Tuesday 20th March.

    Position description and selection criteria: Project Officer Burnie 2018

    LARC4U Overview infographic

    Project Officer – Professional Learning Program (Full time, 6-month contract)

    Family Planning Tasmania are looking for a passionate education professional with skills and experience in the development, delivery and evaluation of professional learning programs.  This project officer will be responsible for reviewing, updating and enabling digital access to our professional learning programs.  You will have excellent verbal and written communication skills and be able to consult effectively with stakeholders.  You will have a good understanding of online learning and the professional learning needs of the education, disability and community sectors.

    To find out more about the position, call Tracey 6273 9117.

    To apply, please submit an application letter highlighting the relevance of your skills and knowledge to the position description and selection criteria to tweily@fpt.asn.au

    Professional Learning Project Officer 2018

    The Growing Up Program – Casual Educators (State-wide)

    The Growing Up Program, by Family Planning Tasmania, is a respectful relationships, sexuality and protective behaviours education program for students from K-6.  We are looking for skilled educators with relevant qualifications and skills to join our team.

    As a Growing Up Educator you will be part of a skilled and supportive team, working with students and parents in Tasmanian Primary Schools.  You will be able to plan, deliver and evaluate education sessions and build strong relationships with school staff.  You will have a passion for providing students with accurate and age-appropriate information to support their social and physical development with a focus on safety and wellbeing.

    Available 3 or more days a week, you will be based at one of our offices (Glenorchy, Launceston or Burnie) and report to the Education, Training & Health Promotion Manager.

    Expressions of interest welcome.

    GUP Educator FPT Dec2017

    GP sessions - Glenorchy, Launceston and Burnie

    Family Planning Tasmania has a stable group of experienced and professional General Practitioners specialising in sexual and reproductive health.  We are interested in hearing from doctors with an interest in sexual and reproductive health and willingness to be part of a highly skilled team of clinicians.

    The position would suit vocationally recognised doctors, who would like to complement their existing general practice work.

    We require our doctors to have the Sexual Health and Family Planning Australia Certificate in Sexual and Reproductive Health for Medical Practitioners (nationally recognised) and to become IUD inserters within their first year of working at FPT. FPT will assist you in becoming qualified in both these areas.

    Please contact Kath Hinde, Practice Manager khinde@fpt.asn.au/ 0411 987 412 for a copy of the position description.

    Career path opportunity for a Registered Nurse at Family Planning Tasmania

    We are offering a career path opportunity for a registered nurse to join our team in Launceston and commit to a fully funded training program to gain certification in cervical screening and sexual & reproductive health.  This position is permanent part time 5 days per fortnight, commencing in January 2018. Flexibility with work hours to cover staff leave is also desirable.

    To apply for this position, you must be:

    • A registered nurse with minimum 2 years post registration nursing experience;
    • Registered with AHPRA;
    • Qualified in cervical screening or committed to obtaining the Certificate within 6 months;
    • Qualified in Sexual & Reproductive Health or committed to obtaining the Certificate within 6 months of commencement.
    • Available to travel interstate for Certificate theory training.

    To apply, provide your CV and letter addressing the following selection criteria to tweily@fpt.asn.au by 10.12.17

    • Previous roles and responsibilities in a medical/general practice environment;
    • Ability to work efficiently and effectively both independently and as part of a multidisciplinary team;
    • Demonstrated high level of interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal;
    • Demonstrated understanding of the relevant social, cultural, lifestyle, diversity and sexuality issues of clients;
    • Outline why you feel you would be suitable for this role. Only applications addressing the selection criteria will be shortlisted for interview.
    • Enquiries to Tracey Weily on 03 6169 2034

    Family Planning Tasmania are state-wide leaders in sexual and reproductive health care.  We provide clinical care that is non-judgmental, evidence-based and focussed particularly on reaching marginalised and disadvantaged Tasmanians.

    PD NURSE Nov 2017

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    Glenorchy
    9am-5pm Mon-Fri6273 9117
    Launceston
    9am-5pm Mon-Fri6343 4566
    Burnie
    9am-5pm Mon, Wed, Thurs6431 7692