Senior Project Officer

The Professional Practice and Workforce Reform Branch is seeking a highly motivated candidate to join the dynamic team in a fixed term position, as a Senior Project Officer. The Professional Practice and Workforce Reform Branch (PPWR) has responsibility for a series of high-profile projects in relation to quality teaching, which strongly align with Education State objectives. 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: Education and Training
Classification: VPSG5
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/DET/RSG/29617
Closing Date: 26-Sep-2018
Salary Range: $95,275 - $115,276
Job Duration: 12 Months
Attachments: Senior Policy Officer_Aug2018.doc (Word, 240KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Stephanie Condon
03 7022 1216

Position Details

The purpose of this role is to co-design implementation supports for the Professional Practice and Leadership Division's workforce reforms. This role will navigate the complexities of managing a challenging range of stakeholders at the system level, including through contract management and providing strategic policy advice.

Knowledge of one or more of the following content areas is desirable: initial teacher education; higher education and training environments; performance and development; workforce planning; recruitment and selection; teacher effectiveness; and school improvement.

The ideal candidate will have a background in strategic policy analysis and project management. Experience in government program and project implementation will also be well regarded.

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 26 September 2018.

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