- Job posted on: 29th Mar 2021
- Applications close:
The Office of the Public Advocate (OPA) is an independent statutory office accountable to the Victorian Parliament which has been established to protect the rights and enhance the position of people with disabilities in Victoria.
The policy, research and systemic advocacy efforts of the Office fall within the area of Systemic Advocacy. The Systemic Advocacy Unit aims to respond to significant issues affecting the lives of people with disability and people with mental illness. The Unit comprises the Coordinator, three other Senior Policy and Research Officers, and one Senior Legal Project Officer.
As a Senior Policy and Research Officer, you will be responsible for:
As a Senior Policy and Research Officer, you will possess:
Keys to your success will be your highly developed communication, interpersonal and policy skills including the ability to effectively establish relationships with stakeholders.
Please click the Apply button on this advertisement. Applications should include a resume and covering letter. Attachments can be uploaded in .doc, .docx, .pdf, .txt or .rtf formats.
The successful candidate will be required to undergo pre-employment checks which may include national police checks and misconduct screening.
If you require adjustments to the recruitment and selection process, or require an alternative format to any of the application material, please don't hesitate to get in touch with the contact person listed on this ad.