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Policy & Quality Officer


Employer: CatholicCare Diocese of Broken Bay
Work Type/s: Full Time
Classification/s: Policy & Research, Operations & Risk Management
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Location: Sydney

Job posted on: 09 January, 2017.
Applications close: 23 January, 2017.

CatholicCare Diocese of Broken Bay is a diverse and innovative social care provider delivering children’s services education and care, disability services, a range of family support programs and therapeutic out of home care to 20,000+ children, young people, individuals and families in Northern Metropolitan Sydney and on the NSW Central Coast.

The Policy & Quality Officer reports the Quality Assurance and Practice Manager and is required to work closely with Managers and Coordinators to develop, maintain and review policies and procedures as required by programs, regulations and legislation. 

The responsibilities of this role also include:

  • Consultatively developing protocols and guidelines to improve standards across all services
  • Coordinating communication of policy review, finalisations and updates
  • Researching and referencing relevant legislation, standards and regulations and keep abreast of changes which may impact CatholicCare policies and procedures
  • Ensuring document integrity, accuracy and consistency
  • Assisting in the development and review of compliance standards and quality assurance

The successful candidate will preferably be tertiary qualified in a relevant discipline with considerable industry experience. Must have experience in interpreting and applying legislation and Social Care Sector Standards when developing policy and procedures as well as a demonstrated ability to develop, implement and evaluate policy and procedures. Advanced skills across the Microsoft Office suite as well as in developing web-based content and utilising on-line communication forums are also required.

How to apply for this job

To apply please download the Position Description from our website www.catholiccaredbb.org.au  follow the instructions to apply.

For further information phone Karley Culpin on 0400 636 512.

Closing Date: 23 January 2017.

CatholicCare is a child-safe and child-friendly organisation – all staff must comply with our child-safe child-friendly policies and Code of Conduct. All appointments are subject to a satisfactory Working with Children Check Clearance in accordance with the relevant provisions of the Child Protection (Working with Children) Act 2012.