Children's Services Authorised Officer (VPSG4)

Job posted: 02/06/2021
Applications close: 17/06/2021 (Midnight)
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Job Description

Location: Western Region | Grampians

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Department of Education and Training

Salary: $87,640 - $99,438

Occupation: Regulatory Governance and Compliance

Reference: VG/DET/ECEG/20003527

Reference: VG/DET/ECEG/20003527

Occupation: Regulatory Governance and Compliance

Salary Range: $87,640 - $99,438

Work location: Western Region | Grampians

An exciting opportunity exists for a highly motivated team player with demonstrated experience working in a regulatory environment undertaking quality assurance, compliance and investigative activities and/or demonstrated knowledge of quality in early childhood education and care.

Quality Assessment and Regulation Division

The Department of Education and Training is the Victorian Regulatory Authority for early childhood education and care (ECEC) services under delegation from the Secretary. The Quality Assessment and Regulation Division (QARD), in the Department of Education and Training, regulates and quality assesses ECEC services. QARD drives the delivery of high-quality ECEC services and ensures the safety, health and wellbeing of Victorian children attending those ECEC services.

About the Role

Children's Services Authorised Officer

Tenure: Ongoing

Employment Type: Full Time

As a Children's Services Authorised Officer you will play a key role in promoting quality improvement in ECEC services by actively monitoring compliance, undertaking investigations and conducting assessment and rating visits at Victorian ECEC services.

To be successful in this role, you will be a collaborative and motivated team member, who upholds organisation values in all interactions and actively contributes to a constructive culture.

This is a full time, ongoing position, at the VPS4 level working across the South Western Victoria Region. The role involves travel across the South Western Victoria Region, including Melton, Ballarat and Wimmera areas, and will at times include overnight stays. The Grampians Area team office is based in Ballarat.

For further details about this position, including core duties, refer to the position description.

Application Procedure

Applicants must address the key selection criteria in the position description to be considered for this position. Prepare a written document approximately two paragraphs per selection criteria.

Requirements and Further Information

Successful applicants will be required to hold a valid Victorian Working with Children's Check or Victorian Institute of Teaching registration upon commencement.

For further information regarding this position contact Winnie Driscoll, Manager, Grampians Area. Phone: 03 4334 0517.

QARD is an inclusive workplace, we are committed to achieving a diverse workforce and strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, and people from other culturally diverse backgrounds.

Information on the Department's regulation role can be obtained from the following website: www.education.vic.gov.au/childhood/providers/regulation


Children's Services Authorised Officer (VPSG4)

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Winnie Driscoll | Winnie.Driscoll@education.vic.gov.au

Children's Services Authorised Officer (VPSG4)