Senior Policy Officer

This full time, ongoing Senior Policy Officer role will contribute to and at times lead work related to: • Early Childhood Education and Care (ECEC) workforce programs and support • ECEC sector support • managing partnerships with internal and external stakeholders
Job Details
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Department: Department of Education and Training
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: Education and Training
Classification: VPSG5
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/DET/ECSEG/20001374
Closing Date: 23-Oct-2017
Salary Range: $92,253 - $111,619
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: 8135 - Senior Policy Officer 26-09-17.docx (Word, 173KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Christina Costa
03 8683 2162

Position Details


A unique and exciting opportunity exists to join our high performing team focused on improving the quality of early childhood education and care services in Victoria.

The successful candidate will have experience related to policy development and implementation and program management. Experience in workforce development strategies across other industries is desirable.

In addition, you will have excellent negotiation, interpersonal and communications skills (including written communication skills) and be able to work as a collaborative team player. A sound knowledge and experience of procurement processes and project management and stakeholder management are essential aspects of the work.

For more details regarding this position please see attached position description.

Department of Education and Training is committed to diversity. The Department places considerable effort and resources into responding to the needs of staff with a disability.  People from disadvantaged groups are encouraged to apply for this position. Information about the Department of Education and Training's operations and employment conditions can be obtained from the following and

Applications close 23rd October

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