Senior Program Adviser

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.

If you believe you are one of these people, then we encourage you to join us.

The Department promotes diversity and equal opportunity in employment and is committed to a more diverse workforce. 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

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Department: Department of Health and Human Services
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: Community Services
Classification: VPSG5
Work Location: Melbourne - Western Metro
Reference: VG/DHHS/WWD/369274
Closing Date: 29-Mar-2017
Salary Range: $90,890 - $109,969
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: WD369274 Senior Program Advisor VPS-5 PD.doc (Word, 987KB)
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WD369274 Senior Program Advsor VPS-5 PD.pdf (PDF, 173KB)
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Contact: Marcus Clarke
0428 428 552

Position Details

Number of vacancies available: 1

Office Location(s):

Position Summary:

The position works collaboratively across the West Division Aboriginal Engagement Unit, Aboriginal communities and organisations along with mainstream health service providers to address the broad range of health and wellbeing issues experienced by Victorian Aboriginal communities.

Are you:

  • An Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander person with skills and experience in engaging with communities to achieve health outcomes?
  • Committed to implementing and influencing the development of public policy?
  • Capable of leading and inspiring change?
  • Effective at communication and negotiation?



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 view the Information for Applicants document to obtain guidance on what to include in your cover letter and resume. This document also provides information on the department's recruitment and employment safety screening processes.

Click 'Apply Now' below to submit your interest in this role, or click here to obtain step-by-step guidance on how to register and apply online.

The Department of Health and Human Services has undergone a merger. Please note, as an interim measure, for further information please review both websites: and

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