Senior Policy Analyst

These roles are located in the ‘Infrastructure and Planning Branch of the Victorian School Building Authority. The Infrastructure and Planning Branch is leading cross Departmental activity to plan for, and respond to, growth in student demand across the State. The positions play a key role in contributing to the provision of high quality policy advice and data analysis to inform the Departments short and long-term infrastructure and asset strategies, investment priorities and planning for educational facilities, particularly in relation to the planning for schools, additional school infrastructure, early childhood facilities and infrastructure for students with disabilities.
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Department: Department of Education and Training
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: Policy
Classification: VPSG5
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/DET/IFSG/26073
Closing Date: 28-May-2019
Salary Range: $96,942 - $117,293
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: 9874 - Senior Policy Analyst.doc (Word, 265KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Ben Essery or Ben Charnock or

Position Details

To be successful you will possess: 

  • knowledge and experience in applying and developing government policies, reforms and processes
  • analytical and conceptual skills to reason through problems
  • stakeholder consultation and management skills
  • strong written and verbal communication skills

For more details regarding this position please see the 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 these positions.

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:

Information about the Department of Education and Training's operations and employment conditions can be obtained from the following websites: and

Applications close Tuesday 28 May 2019

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