- Job posted on: 14th Feb 2020
- Applications close:
Details: The Assistant Director Policy and Partnerships supports the Director Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Education in providing strategic and policy advice to the Senior Executive and Minister on matters relating to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Education and its links to both Directorate, ACT and Federal Government priorities. The Assistant Director also provides secretariat support for the ACT Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Education Advisory Group and leads strategic partnerships on behalf of the Directorate, including representing the Directorate at meetings, forums and events on matters relating to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander education and managing relationships with wide range of internal and external stakeholders to promote Cultural Integrity. The ACT Public Service supports workforce diversity and is committed to creating an inclusive workplace.
Eligibility/Other Requirements: Prior to commencing this role, a current registration issued under the Working with Vulnerable People (Background Checking) Act 2011 is required. For further information on Working with Vulnerable People registration refer to - https://www.accesscanberra.act.gov.au/app/answers/detail/a_id/1804.
This is a designated position in accordance with s42, Discrimination Act 1991 and is only open to Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander heritage is considered essential and therefore a Confirmation of Aboriginality may be requested.
Note: This is a temporary position available Immediately until March 2021 with the possibility of extension and/or permanency. An order of merit list may be established to fill future vacancies at level over the next 12 months.