Manager, Policy and Priorities

An exciting opportunity exists to lead a highly motivated and fast paced team that respond to priority issues and initiatives to ensure all school facilities across the state are contemporary, sustainable and safe. You will have a record of policy development and analysis and a demonstrated understanding of the workings of government. Your capacity to build strong relationships and networks with internal and external stakeholders will be critical as will the ability to lead a team to deliver outcomes.
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Department: Department of Education and Training
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Policy
Classification: VPSG6
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/DET/IFSG/1265723
Closing Date: 30-Mar-2017
Salary Range: $111,484 - $149,188
Job Duration: 3 years
Attachments: 7204 - Manager Policy and Priorities 08-03-17.doc.docx (Word, 171KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Tyron Paspa
9637 3157

Position Details

Reporting to the Director, Strategy and Statewide programs, the Manager, Policy and Priorities will lead a team of up to 10 people to develop and implement policies to ensure the quality of schooling infrastructure across Victoria.

Key responsibilities include:

The development and implementation of policies, standards and programs to ensure all school facilities across the state are contemporary, sustainable and safe.

  • Working across the Authority and the Department more broadly to ensure the quality of implementation and the continuous improvement and refinement of policies and procedures.
  • Developing, promoting and maintaining strong relationships with key stakeholders both internally and externally as required.
  • Leading a range of Authority priority initiatives.

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

Applications close Thursday 30 March 2017

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