Senior Policy Officer
Government of Western Australia
East Perth, Australia
5d ago

Senior Policy Officer Salary : PSO Level 6 $102,966 - $113,590 p.a Location : East Perth Unit / Division : Research Development Unit Work Type : Permanent - Part Time, Permanent - Full Time, Fixed Term - Part Time, Fixed Term - Full Time Position No : Pool Ref 00015898 Closing Date : 2020-09-22 4 : 00 PM (YYYY-MM-DD) Attachments : -

Vacancy Reference No. 922151

As a Senior Policy Officer you will contribute to strategic policy development and analysis for the WA health system, and at the whole-of-State level, in health and medical research, innovation, intellectual property management and commercialisation.

You will be responsible for the research, analysis and review of complex policy issues and emerging trends to provide effective solutions.

To be successful in this role, you will have excellent written and verbal communication skills. You must also have demonstrated skills in the development, analysis and evaluation of policies, plans and programs in innovation and / or intellectual property management.

This is a Recruitment Pool for Permanent Full Time, Permanent Part Time, Fixed Term Full Time and Fixed Term Part Time roles, open until 8 December 2021.

We currently have one permanent full time position immediately available.

About WA Health

WA Health is committed to eliminating all forms of discrimination in the provision of our service. We embrace diversity and strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people from culturally diverse backgrounds and people with disabilities.

WA Health supports flexible working practices within the context of a quality health service. WA Health is committed to a smoke free environment across all buildings, grounds and vehicles.

WA Health is committed to growing the Aboriginal workforce as a part of WA Health’s Aboriginal Workforce Policy. As a measure to achieve equality, Section 51 of the Equal Opportunity Act 1984 applies to this position.

Aboriginal people are encouraged to apply .

Employee Benefits : In addition to the great salary our employees enjoy an amazing range of benefits which may include (in line with operational requirements) :

  • 9.5% employer contributed superannuation into a fund of your choice. For further information .
  • Access to salary packaging arrangements
  • Professional Development Opportunities and Study Leave / assistance
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Flexible leave arrangements
  • How to Apply

    Applicants are advised to write a statement addressing all selection criteria, except desirable criteria one and three, in no more than three pages.

    Provide a curriculum vitae which summarises your experience and includes the contact details of two professional referees (one preferably your current supervisor), in no more than three pages.

    These documents should be complete and ready to attach prior to applying online. Please ensure you allow sufficient time to complete the online application process as you will be required to answer various questions and attach your documentation.

    For Further Job Related Information : We encourage you to contact Jodie Hegarty on 08 9222 2069.

    If you experience difficulties while applying online, please contact Employee Services on 13 44 77 for immediate assistance during business hours.

    Apply Now : To apply for this vacancy now, please

    Eligibility to Apply : Australian citizenship or permanent residency is an essential requirement for applicants to be considered for permanent positions in the public sector.

    Other Conditions : WA Health engages staff in positions of trust and responsibility. WA Health policies require applicants to undertake criminal records screening and integrity checking as part of the appointment process.

    Referees may also be asked to comment on an applicant’s integrity and past demonstration of ethical behaviour.

    Lodgement is system generated. Any submissions on, or after, 4 : 00pm will not be accepted.


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