Policy Officer

To succeed in this role, you will be a highly self-motivated individual who would have demonstrated strong policy analysis and development skills and interpretation skills. In addition, you will have excellent interpersonal and communications skills as your capacity to establish and maintain productive and consultative relationships will be critical as will the ability to deliver outcomes and drive change in a complex environment. This is an excellent opportunity to develop your career and to have an impact on the Victorian education system.
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Department: Department of Education and Training
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Construction
Classification: VPSG4
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/DET/IFSG/1271749
Closing Date: 04-May-2017
Salary Range: $78,773 - $89,375
Job Duration: 12 Months
Attachments: Policy Officer Position Description.docx (Word, 171KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Julian Farrugia
(03) 9637 3775

Position Details

The successful candidate will be reporting to the team's Policy Manager, and will work in tandem with experts in project management, operations and communications. This role will include opportunities to make a tangible difference in Victoria's asbestos-related school policies.

The main purpose of this role is to support the Policy Manager to manage the policy writing, briefings and correspondence, governance and reporting components of the Asbestos Reform team's business.

Key accountabilities include:

• Providing governance support

• Policy writing

• Preparing briefings, correspondence and government reports

• Support for project management


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 websites:www.education.vic.gov.au and http://www.education.vic.gov.au/hrweb/Pages/default.aspx.

Applications close Thursday the 4th of May 2017

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