Manager, Funding and Pricing unit

Do you have strong leadership, governance and stakeholder management skills? Are you skilled in managing multiple priorities to support clear decision making and action plans in a complex policy environment? The Policy and Strategy Division (PSD) of the Higher Education and Skills Group is currently seeking a new Manager to lead its Funding and Pricing Unit. This role provides an exciting opportunity for an experienced team leader to positively contribute to the Division’s priorities and help ensure the publicly funded TAFE and training sector is meeting Government, industry and student expectations.
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Department: Department of Education and Training
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: Education and Training
Classification: VPSG6
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/DET/HESG/20010157
Closing Date: 06-Dec-2021
Salary Range: $125,893 - $168,473
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: VPS6 - PSD - 20010157 - Manager - Funding and Pricing.doc (Word, 263KB)
Key Selection Criteria

Contact: Karen Taylor

Position Details

VPS6 Manager role, Funding and Pricing Unit, ongoing full-time

To meet these expectations PSD delivers sound policy and strategy insights and projects; manages the policy settings and budget for the accredited training system, including engagement with the national VET system; and oversees VET data reporting, standards, and governance.

To be considered for this position, you will need to submit both your resume and a covering letter (maximum three pages) that outlines your skills and experience against each of the key selection criteria outlined in the attached position description.

For more details regarding this position please see attached position description or contact Karen Taylor on


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. If you require assistance, with the recruitment process, have accessibility or adjustment requirements, please communicate with the contact person listed on this job advertisement or contact the People Division via email:

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Applications close 6 December 2021

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