Ancillary Services Team Leader

The Department of Justice and Regulation delivers high quality services to Victorians and supports a safe, just, innovative and thriving Victoria.

We provide professional, value for money services that are driven by our values: working together, making it happen, respecting other people, serving the community and acting with integrity.

Through our commitment to diversity and equality, we are actively engaged in promoting and maintaining a safe and inclusive work environment where all employees are respected, valued and supported.

Our employees are key to our success, and bring new and creative responses to issues and challenges we face in our work and the delivery of quality services to the Victorian community. We proactively seek to employ people of any gender, age, religion, sexual orientation, with a disability, and varied cultural backgrounds. In addition, we have a firm commitment to increase participation of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people across our workforce.

The department is committed to the safety and wellbeing of children and recognises that children’s rights need to be respected, their views welcomed and valued, and their concerns taken seriously and acted upon.

Working flexibly is considered business as usual at the Department of Justice and Regulation. All requests for flexible working arrangements will be considered in line with operational requirements.

Department policy stipulates that salary upon commencement is paid at the base of the salary range for the relevant grade. Any above base requests require sign off by an executive delegate and will be by exception only or where required to match the current salary of Victorian Public Service staff transferring at level.

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If a career that can give you the opportunity to contribute to a safe and just Victoria appeals to you, we look forward to receiving your application.
Job Details
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Department: Department of Justice and Regulation
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: Asset Management and Planning
Classification: VPSG5
Work Location: Melbourne - Parkville
Reference: VG/YJ0724
Closing Date: 28-Nov-2017
Salary Range: $92,253 - $111,619
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Applying for a position at DJR.pdf (PDF, 160KB)

Position Description YJ0724 Ancillary Services Team Leader.doc (Word, 865KB)

Contact: Peter Silveira on (03) 9389 4498

Position Details

About Us

The Department of Justice and Regulation is responsible for the statutory supervision of young people in the criminal justice system. Youth justice custodial centres accommodate young people aged 10 - 18 years who have been remanded or sentenced by the Criminal Division of the Children's Court, and some 18 - 21 year olds sentenced by Adult Courts to a youth justice custodial centre. Youth Justice Custodial Services aims to engage young people in change by addressing their offending behaviour and equipping them with the skills required for positive community participation, within a safe and secure environment.

About the Role

The Business Services Unit is responsible for the provision of Administrative Services, Ancillary Services and Rostering across both the Parkville and Malmsbury Youth Justice Precincts. As the Ancillary Services Team Leader, you will lead a team who are responsible for the management of all stores operations at the Parkville precinct; providing excellent leadership and supervision to the team. You will manage various contracts across Youth Justice Custodial Services, ensuring that best practice procurement processes are followed. In addition, you will manage, monitor and review contract delivery to ensure that planned outcomes of contracts are delivered on time, to specified standards and within budget.

About You

As our ideal candidate for this exciting opportunity, you will:

  • have excellent team work, leadership and people management skills
  • have strong communication skills
  • manage stakeholders effectively

Experience in store and asset management is desirable.

How to Apply

Please click the Apply button at the bottom of this advertisement. Applications should include a resume and covering letter. Attachments can be uploaded in .doc, .docx, .pdf, .txt or .rtf formats.

 Please note:  When submitting your application online, there will be questions pertaining to a number of the position's Key Selection Criteria to which you are required to respond.

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