Manager, Specialist Accommodation (VPSG6)

Job posted: 21/07/2021
Applications close: 04/08/2021 (Midnight)
12 days remaining

12 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Department of Families, Fairness and Housing

Salary: $124,033 - $165,983

Occupation: Asset Management and Planning

Reference: VG/DFFH/HV/609440

Reference: VG/DFFH/HV/609440

Occupation: Asset Management and Planning

Salary Range: $124,033 - $165,983

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

The Department of Families, Fairness and Housing (DFFH) works hard to create equal opportunities for all Victorians to live a safe, respected and valued life. Our areas of focus are child protection, housing, disability, the prevention of family violence, multicultural affairs, LGBTQI+ equality, veterans, women and youth. The work we do benefits thousands of Victorians, particularly those who are disadvantaged and vulnerable. We work in a variety of community-based settings, including people's homes, residential facilities and secure settings across metropolitan, rural and regional Victoria. We are committed to developing and supporting a workforce that is well equipped and highly motivated. All jobs can be worked flexibly and we encourage applications from Aboriginal people and people from diverse backgrounds and abilities.


The Manager of the Specialist Accommodation team is responsible for the development of asset lifecycle planning for the Secretary and sector managed assets. The team is responsible for planning and programming the acquisition, maintenance, and disposal of capital assets to ensure accommodation and service requirements of the Out of Home Care, Youth Justice programs meet the needs of the department and its clients now and into the future.  

This rewarding and challenging role will work collaboratively within the Asset Lifecycle Planning Unit's leadership group. 

This group will develop and implement innovative strategies and plans that maximises the performance of the existing asset and property portfolio with a focus on improved tenant/client, environmental, risk management and community outcomes. Key deliverables will include the development of a Homes Victoria asset class plans/programs that aligns with the asset management strategy and investment framework for the renewal, upgrade and maintenance of the housing and property portfolio.

Are you:

  • Purpose driven and passionate about delivering great outcomes for people, the Victorian community and the natural environment?
  • A strategic thinker with extensive experience in the management and co-ordination of complex capital works programs?
  • Solution oriented with a track record of delivering exceptional outcomes in complex environments?
  • Experienced in engaging and collaborating with internal and external stakeholders?


Applicants are encouraged to apply online, submitting a cover letter and a current resume.

Please note: For this position, you are not required to address each of the key selection criteria in a separate written document.

Preferred candidates will be required to complete pre-employment screening, including a national police check and misconduct screening.

Applicants must be an Australian Citizen, Permanent Resident or hold a valid work permit or visa. Work eligibility will be checked as part of the recruitment process.  

For further information please visit the Department of Families, Fairness and Housing <https://www.vic.gov.au/department-families-fairness-and-housing>

Click 'Apply Now' to submit your interest in this position.

Manager, Specialist Accommodation (VPSG6)

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Trang Vu, Acting Director | 0419 520 536

Manager, Specialist Accommodation (VPSG6)