Policy Advisory
REQ45334 Requisition #
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  3. All applicants must attach a response to the two targeted questions (1-2 pages) and your CV (no more than 5 pages)
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For role related queries or questions contact Lorna McNamara on lmcna@doh.health.nsw.gov.au or (02) 9391 9919
  1. Describe your experience in designing and managing programs or policies intended to effect change in relation to preventing and responding to violence, abuse and neglect and how you worked with a range of stakeholders to implement such programs/policies (maximum 350 words).
  2. In this role you will be responsible for managing a team which responds to issues which have the potential to result in vicarious trauma. Provide details of the strategies you would put in place to manage this issue while at the same time ensuring timely achievement of work deliverables (maximum 350 words).
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: 14 June 2018 11:59pm

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