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Strategy Manager


Employer: Teach For Australia
Work Type/s: Full Time
Classification/s: Business Development & Sales, Management
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Location: Melbourne

Job posted on: 17 May, 2018.
Applications close: 11 June, 2018. (Expired)

About Teach For Australia

Teach For Australia is an innovative non-profit organisation and part of a global movement dedicated to developing leadership in classrooms and communities, to ensure all children achieve their potential.

We recruit Australia’s future leaders and inspire, connect and empower them to a lifetime of action tackling educational disadvantage – activated by the classroom. Our vision is of an Australia where all children, regardless background, attain an excellent education.

About the Strategy & Impact Team

The Strategy & Impact team are responsible for driving the strategic direction of TFA and ensuring that our strategy is informed by robust analysis, data and evidence. We are responsible for designing and coordinating the key planning tools that ensure we are all pulling in the right direction and aligned to our strategy and organisational goals. We partner across the organisation to increase our understanding of our activity through our evaluation framework and embed continuous improvement behaviors.

About the Position

The role will provide strategic and planning capability to navigate the organisation through a period of growth and opportunity, while experiencing the increasing complexity and challenges that come with organisational growth and change. The role will focus on supporting the Executive Leadership Team to set the direction of the organisation and coordinate the planning of the organisation to achieve organisational goals, undertaking key strategic projects and providing the analysis and evidence base to inform decisions and activity across the organisation.

About You

You will do well in this role if you’re naturally strategic, approach problems in a creative yet structured manner and see things through a systems lens – you will connect the dots and demonstrate that you can coordinate and influence others around a common goal. You will be a self-starter and strong team player who is committed to social justice and has a passion for making organisations as effective as possible. You will have experience of strategy development, planning and change/project management, with examples of both success and failure in your work. You will have a personal development and continuous improvement mindset with a desire to learn and share learnings with others.

A full position description is available below.

How to apply for this job

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