Regional Officer Training

Implement competency based training and assessment programs, provide support and coaching to volunteer trainers/assessors, monitor the performance of contracted training providers and maintain volunteer training and assessment records to meet VICSES RTO compliance and VICSES OHS standards.
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Department: State Emergency Service Victoria
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: Education and Training
Classification: VPSG4
Work Location: North East - Benalla
Reference: VG/SES144
Closing Date: 22-Jan-2018
Salary Range: $81,354 - $92,304
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: PD - Regional Officer Training.pdf (PDF, 178KB)


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Contact: Brendan Corboy - Manager Regional Ops Readiness
(03) 9256 9653

Position Details

Regional Officer - Training

Full Time - Ongoing

  • $81,354 - $92,304 + 15% Commuted Allowance + 9.5% Superannuation
  • Exciting Opportunity
  • Dynamic Organisation

About the SES
Victoria State Emergency Service (SES) is the control agency during emergency response to flood, severe storm, earthquake, tsunami and landslide in Victoria, and is the largest provider of road rescue in the state. It also contributes to building safer and more resilient communities before emergencies occur. We offer flexible working arrangements, opportunities to be involved in a fantastic range of health and wellbeing programs and access to various recognition programs.

The Role:                                  

Implement competency based training and assessment programs, provide support and coaching to volunteer trainers/assessors, monitor the performance of contracted training providers and maintain volunteer training and assessment records to meet VICSES RTO compliance and VICSES OHS standards. 

The successful incumbent will actively  perform the Regional Duty Officer function, undertaking operational command, control and coordination functions during specific local, regional and/or state wide operations.

This position is based at the VICSES North East Office, located at 64 Sydney Rd, Benalla, VIC, 3672

Your accountabilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Coordinating and applying contemporary vocational and education training and assessment strategies to ensure volunteers are fully equipped for operational readiness
  • Contribute to the Region's ability to provide an appropriate response capacity by providing advice on training, coaching and advising to all Unit Training Officers and Volunteer Trainers and Assessors.
  • Enhance the Region's professional service delivery standards by participating in the planning for and management of operational activities
  • Provision of response and command duties by participating on a rotating roster as Duty Officer, responding to media requests, monitoring and updating the incidents within OIMS
  • Enhance VICSES operational readiness by supporting the Manager of Regional Operations
  • Contribute to the strategic directions of VICSES by participating in the preparation and monitoring of the Regional Training budget

You will have:

  • Certificate IV (Training and Assessment) or equivalent qualification
  • A sound knowledge of, and experience in working within a national competency based training framework environment
  • Victorian drivers licence
  • Sound written and communication skills, including public speaking, and a high level of negotiation and facilitation skills
  • Sound working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications
  • Successful applicants may be required to undertake psychometric testing as part of this role
  • A Working With Children Check is required

Closing Date: 22/01/2018

Contact: Brendan Corboy – Manager Regional Operations Readiness (03) 9256 9653

For Further Information and to Apply: Please visit www.careers.vic.gov.au and search for position number VG/SES144

Your application should include a covering letter that details your relevant skills and experience and an up-to-date resume.

You are NOT required to submit a claim for the position that explicitly addresses key selection criteria.

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