Policy Officer
Government of Western Australia
Perth, WA, Australia
3d ago

Policy Officer Salary : PSO Level 6 $102,966 - $113,590 p.a. Location : Perth, WA Work Type : Permanent - Full Time Position No : Pool Ref 00013442 Closing Date : 2020-09-15 4 : 00 PM (YYYY-MM-DD) Attachments : -

Vacancy Reference Number : VR922131

This is a Recruitment Pool for Permanent Full Time / Part Time and Fixed Term Full Time / Part Time appointments with the possibility of extension(s) and / or permanency.

There is currently one (1) permanent full-time vacancy available for immediate filling.

This selection process will initially be used to fill the above vacancy. Suitable applicants may be considered for other similar vacancies until 31 / 10 / 2021.

Position Profile :

Workforce and Employment Unit in the Department of Health are seeking a talented, energetic and experienced Policy Officer to join their team.

The Policy Framework Support team transitioned to the Workforce and Employment Unit in July 2020. This role is essential in delivering System Manager policy, policy support and a high level of stakeholder engagement.

In this role you would be responsible for supporting policy development and stakeholder management activities within the Policy Framework Support area for the WA health system.

In consultation with major stakeholders, this position provides advice, support and governance to assist with the development and maintenance of policy across the WA health system.

Eligibility to Apply : Preference for appointment will be given to Australian Permanent Residents.

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.

Whilst this selection process will initially be used to fill the above vacancy, it may also be used to fill other "similar" vacancies throughout the health service.

In addition to this, should the successful applicant decline or vacate the advertised vacancy, then the next most suitable applicant may also be selected from this process.

Both of these options remain valid for a period of twelve (12) months from when the authorised delegate endorses the recruitment decision.

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 (including the ability to salary package your superannuation contributions).
  • For further information .

  • Professional Development Opportunities and Study Leave / assistance
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Flexible leave arrangements
  • Other professional and location-based allowances
  • Selection Criteria : Please see the attached Job Description Form (available online at ).

    Job Related Enquiries : For further job-related information please contact Dr Sheralee Tamaliunas, Director Workforce and Employment on (08) 9222 2083 or Sheralee.

    Tamaliunas health.wa.gov.au

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

    Application Instructions : If you are interested in joining this dynamic team, please to apply.

    Your application should include :

  • A statement addressing the Selection Criteria which outlines your relevant skills and experience for the role; and
  • A comprehensive CV which outlines your key achievements and talents including the names of two referees.
  • Applications must be submitted before 15 / 9 / 2020 at 4 : 00pm.



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