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Department: Department of Education and Training
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Regulatory, Governance and Compliance
Classification: VPSG6
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/DET/ECSEG/QAR/21791
Closing Date: 16-Oct-2018
Salary Range: $116,863 - $156,387
Job Duration: Until 02/02/2020
Attachments: 9988 - Manager, Monitoring and Compliance Unit 02-10-18.doc (Word, 228KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Belinda Sims
03 8392 5006

Position Details

The Quality Assessment and Regulation Division (QARD) is seeking a Manager, Monitoring and Compliance Unit.

The Monitoring and Compliance Unit provides specialist technical advice regarding compliance and enforcement issues, and supports regions in undertaking complex investigations.

This is a full time, fixed term position at the VPS6 level based in Melbourne CBD.


• Building QARD's compliance capability by developing skills and competency of staff to deliver compliance activities in accordance with the relevant Law, Regulations, and Government policy

• Provide authoritative advice, information and recommendations to senior management on compliance activities, priorities and projects, with a particular focus on supporting strategic decision making

• Manage and lead the central office monitoring and compliance unit to ensure best practice compliance and enforcement processes are applied in accordance with the relevant Law, Regulations, and Government policy

• Provide specialist advice and coordinate and manage complex investigations in conjunction with regional senior managers


• Relevant tertiary qualifications in law, behavioural studies, or an early childhood education and care related qualification

• Demonstrated knowledge of regulation theory and practice

• Demonstrated knowledge of the National Quality Framework, the Education and Care Services National Law Act 2010 and the Victorian Children's Services Act 1996 and their respective regulations

Application Procedure

Applicants must address the key selection criteria in the position description to be considered for this position


Belinda Sims, Manager Service Quality and Legislation Branch QARD. Phone: (03) 8392 5006

Information on the Department's licensing and regulation role can be obtained from the following website:

The Quality Assessment and Regulation Division is an inclusive workplace, we are committed to achieving a diverse workforce and strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, and people from other culturally diverse backgrounds.

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 16/10/2018

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