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SPEAK UP! Stay ChatTY (SUSC) Project Officer

• Multiple Positions – Full-time, Fixed-term until 30 June 2018
Job Type:
Full Time
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SPEAK UP! Stay ChatTY works to help prevent suicide by spreading the message that nothing is so bad that you can’t talk about it.

In this exciting role, you will be supporting the SPEAK UP! Stay ChatTY Founder and Program Leader in delivering the Stay ChatTY School Program and other activities to promote the SUSC messages.

Working in our SPEAK UP! Stay ChatTY team in Hobart, you;

  • Have a tertiary qualification (or equivalent) in Education, Social Work, Counselling or a related field and/or an equivalent combination of relevant experience, education and training
  • Have a sound understanding of suicide prevention and the  Tasmanian Suicide Prevention strategy  or the ability to acquire this knowledge
  • Have experience in program development and implementation, particularly working with students, parents and school staff
  • Have demonstrated ability to present to a wide variety of audiences for different purposes in an engaging and motivating way
  • Are an excellent team player with an ability to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team


Join an Employer of Choice. Help RA Tas to make a positive difference in the community and people’s lives.

RA Tas is an equal opportunity employer with a culture that enables staff to achieve healthy work-life balance. Benefits include, salary packaging options, ANZ@work, flexible work arrangements, a supportive, high performing team environment, and Employer of Choice Accreditation.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians are encouraged to apply

Selection Criteria

To apply, simply forward a copy of your resume and a brief outline of why you want the job and your experience relevant to the key selection criteria for the role.

Click below to view the Position Description and Selection Criteria.

Contact Details

If you would like to find out more about this opportunity, please contact Mitch McPherson, SPEAK UP! Stay ChatTY Founder and Program Leader on 1300 364 277.

Address for submitting applications

Applications will be received up until 5pm Tuesday 15 August 2017 and should be addressed to Amal de Silva, HR Advisor, 20 Clare Street, New Town, TAS 7008 (please mark your application ‘Private and Confidential’) or via email to

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