Are you keen to join the Nest?

You might be just who we are looking for.


We’re looking for a receptionist to join our team in Launceston.

We are a team of occupational therapists dedicated to providing therapy services to assist people to recover from injury, reduce pain, and return to the activities they love. Our vision is to provide therapy that our clients and referrers can rely on, and we are on a mission to build a team of health professionals who can educate, support and care for our clients.

Health Nest began in August 2017 and we have enjoyed being a start up business in the Launceston area …. As we have grown, we are in need of wonderful person to join our team as our front desk receptionist.   Some people think that the role of a receptionist is small and only involves greeting clients as they arrive.  Well… we think otherwise and know that a receptionist is a vital piece of any small business wanting to make a difference.  We are on the search for someone pretty amazing. We are looking for someone who is hard working, a delight to be around, and someone who is friendly and honest.  Are you our missing person?

This position would be a great match for you if:

  • You are looking for a career that allows you to grow for the long term

  • You don’t mind rolling up your sleeves and doing a bit of hard work

  • You enjoy creating to do lists and getting things crossed off

  • You are happy to follow systems and procedures to ensure consistency in your work

  • You are good at data entry, writing emails, formatting word documents and working with excel spreadsheets

  • You are familiar with Microsoft office and keen to put your hand to other online programs

  • You are a fast learner and are keen to learn new computer skills

  • You are confident and prompt on the phone, and are happy to have a friendly conversation with people

  • You love efficiency and have the initiative to get things done when you see they are needed

  • You have an attitude that tells us no task is too difficult for you to deal with and you are happy to help out in a multitude of areas to help grow our business

  • You are thorough and avoid cutting corners, and are always ready to admit when you need help or further direction

  • You value yourself as a person. You are humble and kind and honesty is important to you.


The position is not great for you if:

  • You can’t get through a work day without feeling the need to check your social media followers

  • You feel like the glass is always half empty

  • You are not open to personal growth or a bit of a challenge

  • You like there to be a pecking order at work, with yourself at the top

  • You are needing a ‘stepping stone’ job till your other dream job comes up

  • You just want ‘a job’ – anyone will do!


We are looking for someone to mentor and train who also wants to grow. We promise a workplace that will challenge and stretch you as well as care and support you. We are a determined and driven team but we also know how to have fun. 

Ideally we are looking for someone who is available full time, however if you are looking to return to work after having children and school hours suits you better, or you can’t quite commit to full time at the moment because you are studying or care for someone,  please still apply as we are happy to be flexible for the right person. 

Perks of the job include:

  • Membership to the Launceston Aquatic Centre (just over the road from us!)

  • Great training when you start, and also ongoing learning opportunities

  • The opportunity to be part of something special  - helping people who are recovering from injury and helping our team and business to grow

  • Being part of a friendly supportive workplace

  • Being part of a workplace awarded this year as ‘Employer of Choice’ in Tasmania


We are looking for someone who would be available to start in January 2020.


If you think you might be the person we are looking for, please email Kirby on [email protected] with:

  1. Your resume

  2. A letter indicating why you would like this job and why you think you are suited to it

  3. Your results from taking this personality test. Head to this website, and follow the - prompts to complete the test.  Just answer honestly  - there are no right or wrong answers


Applications are due in by 12th December 2019 @3pm

P: 03 6338 1880

85 Elphin Road, Newstead Tasmania 7250