Employment in the Department of Education
The Department of Education is one of the largest government agencies in Tasmania. A range of staff are employed to fulfil organisational and functional needs in a range of areas particularly in schools and colleges, corporate services, adult and community education, library and archive services.
The main occupations include teachers, teacher assistants, librarians, social workers, speech and language pathologists, school psychologists, education facility attendants, general administrative and clerical support.
Employment can be on either a permanent or fixed-term basis (for a specified term or for the duration of a specific task) or on a casual/relief basis as required.
Employees are employed in accordance with the provisions of the State Service Act 2000 with conditions of employment outlined in other statutes and industrial awards and agreements.
Unless otherwise specified below for further information or assistance please contact the Vacancy and Staffing Services section on (03) 6165 6285 or via e-mail: Recruitment@education.tas.gov.au