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Policy Officer (Vpsg4)

Department of Education and Training - Melbourne, VIC

Government, Defence & Emergency
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JOB DESCRIPTION

The Department of Education and Training is recruiting a VPS4 Policy Officer to contribute to the delivery of higher education policy and project initiatives. This role is available on a fixed term basis to the end of November 2021.

Full Time - Fixed Term - End of November 2021

The Department of Education and Training is recruiting a VPS4 Policy Officer to contribute to the delivery of higher education policy and project initiatives. This role is available on a fixed term basis to the end of November 2021.

This is an exciting roles in a dynamic work environment where you will develop and deliver policies to improve Victoria's higher education system and deliver better outcomes for Victorians.

The successful candidates will have good policy and relationship management skills. Strong organisation, interpersonal and communication skills are essential and previous experience of tertiary education will be highly regarded.

Applications are sought for a fixed-term Policy Officer to lead on higher education policy and project initiatives to the end of November 2021. The role is located in the Higher Education Division within the Higher Education and Skills group.

The Higher Education Division leads a range of policy initiatives to advance the Victorian Government's vision for post-secondary education and training.

This includes leading the Department's intergovernmental relations with other jurisdictions on higher education policy matters, advocating to the Commonwealth and other related policy areas across Government that interface with the Victorian tertiary education system.

The team also delivers key policy initiatives, including the Victorian Government's Universities Support Package and the Victorian Higher Education State Investment Fund, engaging regularly with stakeholders in the sector, including Victorian Universities.

In this role you will contribute to the development of policy analysis and advice, and undertake project management to implement key initiatives. You will also support the Minister and senior officials in their engagement on higher education policy matters, including through the delivery of briefings and correspondence. You will keep up to date with contemporary issues and engage directly with a broad range of internal and external stakeholders.

You will work independently and as part of a team. The successful candidate will have good policy analysis and conceptual and analytical capabilities, and will have strong stakeholder management skills.

Good project management, interpersonal and communication skills are essential and previous experience of tertiary education policy will be highly regarded.

An ability to work effectively under pressure in a dynamic and responsive work environment will be critical and you will be expected to work flexibly to support priorities across the wider team as required.

Strong interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills are essential and previous experience of tertiary education policy will be highly regarded.

This role is offered on a fixed-term basis until the end of November 2021.

For more details regarding this position please see attached position description.

Department of Education and Training is committed to diversity. The Department places considerable effort and resources into responding to the needs of staff with a disability. People from disadvantaged groups are encouraged to apply for this position. If you require assistance, with the recruitment process, have accessibility or adjustment requirements, please communicate with the contact person listed on this job advertisement or contact the People Division via email: vps.hr.services@edumail.vic.gov.au

Information about the Department of Education and Training's operations and employment conditions can be obtained from the following websites: www.education.vic.gov.au and http://www.education.vic.gov.au/hrweb/Pages/default.au

Melbourne, VIC

Government, Defence & Emergency




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