Senior Project Officer

The STEM Unit designs, develops and implements initiatives, programs and resources to support the delivery of the STEM in the Education State plan and the Literacy and Numeracy Strategy. Specifically, it:
designs, develops and extends the VicSTEM website, including the Victorian Numeracy Portal and associated learning and teaching resources that align with the Victorian Curriculum
sets policy direction and provides support for the network of Science and Mathematics Specialist Centres to deliver onsite and outreach student programs and teacher professional learning
designs and implements the Primary Mathematics and Science Specialists initiative to build the capacity of teachers of STEM related areas including reframing the initiatives for alignment to Learning Places and other DET frameworks
Job Details
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Department: Department of Education and Training
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: Projects
Classification: VPSG5
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/DET/SEPS/20001974
Closing Date: 24-May-2019
Salary Range: $96,942 - $117,293
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: 10704 - Senior Project Officer -- STEM Education 06-05-19.doc (Word, 231KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Penny Addison

Position Details

This ongoing role contributes to and leads work on the development and implementation of key initiatives including:

  • the Primary Maths and Science Specialists initiative
  • the Victorian Maths Challenge
  • the design of professional learning programs in the STEM disciplines, targeting both in-and out-of-field teachers
  • the development of online resources supporting mathematics, science and STEM-connected learning. 

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. 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.


Application closing date: 24/5/2019

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