Position Details
Reference Number 14918
Position Title Social Policy Officer
Employment Status Permanent Full Time
Directorate Social Health Policy
Location Brimbank Community & Civic Centre, 301 Hampshire Road, Sunshine
Salary $89,475 - $99.547 pa with a 36 hr week, 19 day month
Hours 36.00
Position Summary

Are you interested in helping Council on social policy matters affecting our diverse community now and into the future?  Do you have skills and expertise in policy analysis and partnerships and impact assessment?  Do your values align with a social justice and human rights agenda?  If so come and work with Brimbank City Council, based in Sunshine, Victoria, located in the heart of the fastest growing region in Australia.

Brimbank City Council embraces our diverse community and work environment and encourages applications from everyone including people of Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander background, people of diverse sexual orientation and gender, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, and people of varied age, ability, and faith. Council will give due consideration to any workplace adjustments to accommodate the needs of any prospective or existing staff member

Selection Criteria Essential: • A tertiary qualification in the social sciences or community development disciplines with several years of subsequent relevant experience OR; higher formal qualifications social sciences or community development disciplines, with a shorter period of relevant experience.

Essential: • Knowledge of current policies and practice relating to social justice, human rights and access and equity.

Essential: • Proven ability in social policy development, analysis, implementation and review through high level research, analytical and engagement skills.

Essential: • Effective ability to develop and maintain partnerships and stakeholder relations.

Essential: • High level computer literacy and information technology skills.
Contact Person Glenn Menner
Contact Number 0392494388
Alternate Contact Person Lynley Dumble
Alternate Contact Number 0392494861
Closing Date 19/02/2019
Position Description
Social Policy Officer - Position Description - August 2018.pdf Open
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