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Glamorgan Spring Bay Council advertises all permanent positions through local newspapers and where applicable interstate.

Other sources include The Australian Local Government Job Directory  and this website.

Glamorgan Spring Bay Council has a full-time position vacant for a qualified and experienced Planner.  Multiple part-time applicants will also be considered.

The role has a strong focus on assessing development applications in accordance with Council’s planning scheme and relevant legislation.  The position is also the first contact for people considering development in the municipality and consequently has a considerable impact in Council’s customer service.

The successful applicant will be suitably qualified and will have experience in local government.  Individuals interested in this position will be adept communicators, natural negotiators and enjoy overcoming challenges.  Applicants who are analytical by nature but solution oriented are best suited to this Council.

All applicants must review the Applicant information pack / Position Description 
Complete the required forms and return these together with a cover letter addressing the role requirements.

If you are seeking a part-time engagement, please outline this in the cover letter.

For more information about the role please contact Council’s HR Consultant, Kristy Scott on 0419 534 470 or via email on kristy@hrisesp.com.au

Applications will be assessed weekly and will remain open until such time an appointment has been made.


Ongoing part-time Medical Receptionist

An ongoing, part-time role on the basis of 16 hours per week is available. The 16 hours will be worked across two days per week, however there is capacity to negotiate the days.

The Practice

East Coast Health medical practice has practices at Triabunna and Bicheno, which is owned by Glamorgan Spring Bay Council.

The Bicheno practice is open Monday to Friday from 9am to 5pm and currently has two General Practitioners and a Registered Nurse.  Other allied health professionals also provide services from the facility.

The Applicant

Whilst applicants with training and/or experience in the health industry will be highly regarded, the ability to interact with customers, work as part of team and be a person with a ‘can do attitude’ are a must.  Individuals with sound computer skills, an ability to prioritise and organise with a capacity to remain calm under pressure are most suited to this position.


Candidates will be considered on a weekly basis with a preference for an immediate start.  The job application package which includes the position description for the role, application form and pre-employment health screen form can be found by clicking here.

Applications should be directed to kristy@hrisesp.com.au Council’s Human Resource Consultant specifying which of the positions you are applying for.  Phone enquiries can be directed to Kristy on 0419 534 470.



East Coast Health, part of Glamorgan Spring Bay Council is seeking to appoint a Registered Nurse(s) at the Triabunna General Practice.

Preference would be for a permanent part-time appointment of approximately 20-28 hours.  There is flexibility in how hours can be arranged within the scope of practice hours.

Equally, if permanent part-time is not the preference of applicants or there are other people reviewing this advert that are only interested in casual work, Council is also willing to hear from you.  Ultimately a resource arrangement of a permanent part-time nurse and a casual would be ideal.


Bicheno has a permanent part-time nurse however would also be willing to meet any parties that may be interested in casual work, specifically as it relates to leave cover, peak tourist seasons, immunisation clinics or specialised health programs.

Both locations

Private practices provide a great opportunity for people that might be looking for a change from weekend or night work.  Practice nursing also provide for a great variety of work that sometimes State Service staff in hospitals or specialised programs could be seeking.

People who have an appreciation for the wonderful and unique lifestyle that the East Coast offers are sought for this role.  Individuals that have existing accommodation or have networks to obtain this would be ideal for the role as they will know that the beauty and attraction of the area has led to some difficulties in securing housing.

More information

To discuss your remuneration expectations, your preferred working arrangements or to be sent a copy of the position description and application form, email Kristy@hrisesp.com.au or call 0419 534 470.

Council is seeking to rebuild its expression of interest register for people that might be interested in casual roles in the Works area.  This can include working in:

  • Roads, path, bridge construction and maintenance
  • Parks, gardens construction and maintenance
  • Facilities maintenance
  • Waste management

Applicants are asked to:

  1. Complete the Application Form
  2. Complete the Pre-Employment Medical Disclosure Form
  3. Provide a cover letter outlining the location preferred and work of interest
  4. Provide a current resume

Applications will only be accepted in an email to darren.smith@freycinet.tas.gov.au Please contact Darren on 0417 669 551 if you have any questions.

The register is consulted when casual needs arise.  An interview would occur when a work requirement exists.

People who wish to give back to the community through their work, can be trusted to work alone and positively represent Council and who are safety minded for both the team and themself are most suited to working with Council.

Applicants will need to provide referees for Council to speak with, be willing to undergo a work related medical, including drug and alcohol testing which continues in the workplace as part of routine support for a safe and healthy work environment.

Council accepts expressions of interest at any time of the year, this advertisement is to simply replenish the pool.



East Coast Health owned by Glamorgan Spring Bay Council have a Practice Manager opportunity available on the stunning east coast of Tasmania to lead its practices at Triabunna and Bicheno.  Applicants will have a sound understanding of the health industry together with developed or developing business skills to ensure the practice moves from a surviving to thriving operation.

By working with the health professionals and community the Practice Manager will have the scope to investigate and revise the business model for the practice.  The ability to balance best practice health care models against business viability metrics will be a key focus of the position.

Aside from business improvement the Practice Manager will have the ongoing responsibility for staffing the practices both health and administration, accreditation and asset and inventory management.  The Practice Manager will work closely with information technology providers to ensure systems support effective and efficient operations.  Medicare management alongside coordinating Centre responses to National, State and regional health issues are also responsibilities of the role.

The practices both respond to a range of walk-in emergencies and provide first response care until other arrangements can be made.  As a result a Practice Manager that remains calm under pressure, is able to prioritise well and is solutions oriented will be the ideal candidate for the position.

At this time there are 5 Doctors across the practices, 1 Registered Nurse with another under recruitment.  The administration team currently includes 5 staff.  Traditionally the Practice Manager is the only role that works across both practices.

The role has previously been filled on a part-time basis and Council are willing to continue this arrangement.

Given the location of the Practices the communities they serve have traditionally been retiree focused. However recent years have seen this changing as people seek a greater work life balance and as more people realise ongoing capacity to work remotely in a pristine environment.  The demographics change and swell considerably during holiday seasons.

For more information about the role please contact Council’s HR Consultant, Kristy Scott on

0419 534 470 or via email on kristy@hrisesp.com.au

A full Practice Manager Application Pack GSBC including the Position Description can be found at this link.