Senior Adviser, Change (x 2 vacancies)

The Department of Health and Human Services develops and delivers policies, programs and services that support and enhance the wellbeing of all Victorians. Our services are in line with the government's vision for making Victoria a stronger, more caring and innovative state.

Our vision is to achieve the best health, wellbeing and safety of all Victorians so that they can live a life they value.

We are building an inclusive workplace that embraces diversity of backgrounds and differences to realise the potential of our employees for innovation and delivering services aimed at enhancing the lives of vulnerable Victorians.

The department is committed to the safety of its clients. The department takes a zero tolerance approach to abuse, including child abuse and abuse of people with disability.

Departmental employees are required to comply with all legal requirements including the Child Safe Standards to keep children safe from harm and abuse.

All jobs can be worked flexibly and we encourage job applications from Aboriginal people, people with disabilities, LGBTI and people from culturally diverse backgrounds.

If you want a career within a department striving to make Victoria the best place to be and helping shape communities we all want to be part of, then we encourage you to apply.

If you are an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander applicant, or if you have a disability, and require advice and support with the recruitment process, contact our Diversity Unit on

The department has a zero tolerance towards violence within the workplace and recognises the rights of all staff to be free from violence and gender-related discrimination. We are proudly working with White Ribbon to create a safer workplace.

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Department: Department of Health and Human Services
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Projects
Classification: VPSG5
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/DHHS/CS/524837
Closing Date: 26-Sep-2018
Salary Range: $95,275 - $115,276
Job Duration: Until 31/12/2019
Attachments: PD VPS5 SeniorAdvisor x2 vacancies_September 2018.pdf (PDF, 351KB)
Job Specification

PD VPS5 SeniorAdvisor x2 vacancies_September 2018.doc (Word, 953KB)
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Contact: Mary-Louise Huppatz
(03) 9096 8181

Position Details

Number of vacancies available: x 2 vacancies - Fixed Term, full time (Until 31/12/2019)

Office Location(s):
 50 Lonsdale St, Melbourne Vic 3000
Senior Adviser, Change (x 2 vacancies)

Corporate Services is working to transform the way we deliver customer-centric services, systems and processes.  With a new operating model and many improvement projects underway, we are working to ensure that customers can access the right level of service to suit their needs – from operational activities through to strategic and advisory services.  Importantly, we're also working to create an environment our staff find supportive, stimulating, challenging and empowering.

The Corporate Services Redesign unit plays a significant role in leading this program of change. Our work sets and manages the change management framework for the program, working to establish positive and constructive relationships and ensure delivery of agreed priorities.  The unit also actively supports the education and capability development of change management across the department.

The Senior Advisor, Change plays a key role in partnering with key change management stakeholders, by providing advice, guidance and support throughout the full change lifecycle.

Are you?

  • Committed to driving successful and productive change initiatives?
  • Creative, innovative with an excellent eye for detail?
  • Good at building and maintaining strong relationships within a partnership-focused support model?

How to Apply:

Applicants are encouraged to apply online, submitting a cover letter and a current resume.

Please note:

For this role, you are not required to address each of the key selection criteria in a separate written document. Applicants are strongly encouraged to review our Careers Page. This page provides information on the department's recruitment and safety screening processes.

Click 'Apply Now' below to submit your interest in this role.
For further information please visit the Department of Health and Human Services website:

Applicants must be an Australian Citizen, Permanent Resident or hold a valid work permit or visa. Work eligibility will be checked as part of the recruitment process.

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