Manager Workforce Services, Workforce Services

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Department: Department of Health and Human Services
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Human Resources (HR)
Classification: VPSG6
Work Location: VIC - various
Reference: VG/DHHS/WWWD/379131
Closing Date: 28-Mar-2017
Salary Range: $111,484 - $149,188
Job Duration: Fixed term till 12.01.2018
Attachments: WD379131 Manager Workforce Services VPS 6 PD.doc (Word, 155KB)
Job Specification

WD379131 Manager Workforce Services VPS 6 PD.pdf (PDF, 270KB)
Job Specification

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Contact: Alice Guiney
(03) 9275 7564 or 0438 504 243

Position Details

Number of vacancies available: 1

Office Location(s):
Various locations (Geelong, Footscray or Ballarat, Primary based in Geelong
Position Summary:

A fixed term opportunity is available until 12 January 2018 in the role of Manager Workforce Services within the People and Culture Unit. As Manager Workforce Services you will manage team members who are based in Ballarat, Footscray and Geelong, working directly with the divisional areas and branches.

In this role you will be required to ensure the integrity of the West Division’s organisational workforce data and provide expert, high level advice, consultancy and reporting on associated recruitment, retention and workforce planning issues and strategies.

To be successful in this role you will demonstrate extensive experience across a broad range of human resource functions, preferably in a large and complex organisation.
In addition, you will hold excellent leadership and relationship-building skills where you can provide forward thinking and proactive authoritative strategic human resource advice in line with the Departments strategic direction.


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.

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