Chief Executive Officer - Bastow Institute of Educational Leadership (EO2)

Job posted: 10/02/2020
Applications close: 24/02/2020 (Midnight)
5 days remaining

5 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time / Up to 5 Years

Organisation: Department of Education and Training

Salary: $214,883 - $343,938

Occupation: Executive Management

Reference: VG/DET/SRSG/1448111

Reference: VG/DET/SRSG/1448111

Occupation: Executive Management

Salary Range: $214,883 - $343,938

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

Established in 2009, Bastow is the professional learning arm of the Victorian Department of Education and Training (Bastow). Its mission is to develop capable and confident educational leaders by extending leadership capability and promoting continuous personal growth in dynamic leadership roles. Its work is critical to increasing the number of high-quality leaders at every level across the Victorian education system. Bastow delivers high-quality, innovative and evidence-based leadership learning to aspiring and current educational leaders to build their capacity, knowledge and skills at every career stage. This, in turn, supports Victorian educators to drive sustained improvement of learning outcomes of children and young people.

The CEO is responsible for the strategic leadership and management of the institute, and representing Bastow in major public forums. The CEO will be a highly credentialled professional with evidenced experience leading teams of ~70 people through periods of growth and transformation. The CEO will have a direct impact on the following:

  • Strategy: lead and implement strategic and operational reform. Initiate strategies that improve organisational performance and quality.
  • Growth: bring commercial acumen and be open to developing new opportunities nationally and internationally.
  • Collaboration: build strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Culture: cultivate positive, innovative work environments and foster a high-performance culture.
  • System leadership: have a broad influence on policy, with extensive reach and impact.
  • Delivery: deliver high-quality, innovative and evidence-based leadership learning.

You will have extensive knowledge of the education sector, with comprehensive knowledge of contemporary educational theory and practice. Tertiary qualifications in one or more relevant fields are required. The Department of Education and Training is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applicants from a diverse range of backgrounds.

To enquire further about this opportunity and to request an application pack, please Contact Mr Tom Mutch Mbl. 0449 818 492 or email: Bastow@odgersberndtson.com.

To apply for this position please click on the "Apply Now" button in this advertisement.

For more details regarding this position please see attached position descriptions.

Department of Education and Training is committed to diversity. The Department places considerable effort and resources into responding to the needs of staff with a disability. People from disadvantaged groups are encouraged to apply for this position. If you require assistance, with the recruitment process, have accessibility or adjustment requirements, please communicate with the contact person listed on this job advertisement or contact the People Division via email: vps.hr.services@edumail.vic.gov.au

Information about the Department of Education and Training's operations and employment conditions can be obtained from the following websites: www.education.vic.gov.au and http://www.education.vic.gov.au/hrweb/Pages/default.aspx.

Applications close 24 February 2020

Chief Executive Officer - Bastow Institute of Educational Leadership (EO2)

Job type:

Full time / Up to 5 Years

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Tom Mutch @ Odgers Berndtson | email: Bastow@odgersberndtson.com Mbl. 0449 818 492

Chief Executive Officer - Bastow Institute of Educational Leadership (EO2)