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Role Title: Manager, Strategic Policy Unit
Employment Type: Full Time – Ongoing
Role Classification:  Clerk Grade 11/12
Remuneration:  $121,917.00 - $140,996.00 plus superannuation and annual leave loading
Hours per Week: 35
Location: North Sydney (Moving to St Leonards mid 2020)
Requisition ID: REQ47331
Closing Date: 26 June 2018 11:59pm

About this role
This role will manage a team of up to 5 direct reports. The role provides advice and support to the Director, Office of the Chief Health Officer and oversees the delivery of programs, projects and activities and in relation to the portfolio responsibilities of the Chief Health Officer and Deputy Secretary, Population and Public Health for NSW Health.
 
Where you'll be working
The role sits within the Office of the Chief Health Officer. A diverse range of policy areas are held within the Office and are dealt with more broadly across the Population and Public Health Division. The NSW Ministry of Health is located at North Sydney, close to public transport and a great range of shops and eateries.
 
What you'll be doing
The role will lead and manage a team to carry out policy development, program/project management and evaluation activities addressing current and emerging policy issues relating to a range of state-wide policies and programs relating to the Population and Public Health Division portfolio. Currently these include, but are not limited to, clinical ethics, advance care planning and organ and tissue donation and use.
 
Need more information?
  1. Click here for the Role Description
  2. Find out more about applying for this position
  3. All applicants must attach a response to the two targeted questions (1-2 pages) and your CV (no more than 5 pages)
  4. Please note that you cannot apply for this role using iworkfornsw, please click here to access the advert through the Health Career Portal.
For role related queries or questions contact Rada Kusic, Director, Office of the Chief Health Officer on rkusi@doh.health.nsw.gov.au or on mobile 0476 852 121.
 
TARGETED QUESTIONS
 
If you do not include responses to the below questions your application will not be considered.
 
 
  1. Provide an example of how you have developed and managed a high performing team. What strategies did you implement to drive high performance, how did you progress work with competing priorities and what did you consider contributed to the success of the team.
  2. Provide an example of a complex project/program that you delivered and describe how you engaged with stakeholders, resolved contentious issues and managed competing priorities. What did you consider were the key factors to the successful management of the project/program.
 
The Ministry of Health values diversity and is committed to building an inclusive workplace culture that reflects the community we serve. We encourage applications from diverse community groups including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, LGBTI, people with a disability and people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.
 
To be eligible for employment in these roles you must be one of the following:
•  an Australian Citizen, or
•  a permanent resident of Australia, or
•  a New Zealand citizen with a current New Zealand Passport, or
•  a citizen of another country with an appropriate visa that allows you to work in Australia

You can only be offered employment in this role for the duration that your current visa allows you to work in Australia, and you can only be offered ongoing employment if you have a permanent visa that allows you to work in Australia.
 
To learn more about working at the Ministry of Health, please visit our career portal.
 

Applications Close: 26 June 2018 11:59pm

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