Project Officer (VPSG4)

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

11 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Part time / 12 months

Organisation: Department of Education and Training

Salary: $87,640 - $99,438

Occupation: Early Childhood

Reference: VG/DET/ECEG/20013052

Reference: VG/DET/ECEG/20013052

Occupation: Early Childhood

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

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

The Project Officer role is to provide critical project coordination and administrative support to the Early Learning Unit which manages the transition to school portfolio, implementation of the Victorian Early Years Development Framework in partnership with the Victorian Curriculum and Assessment Authority, and the Three-Year-Old Kindergarten Teaching Toolkit, a support for Victoria's early childhood workforce to deliver high quality programs for children attending Three-Year-Old Kindergarten.

Fixed term, part-time 0.5 FTE for 12 months

An exciting opportunity exists for a Project Officer to join the Early Learning team focused on best practice in education in the early years. This new part-time role will provide coordination and administrative support across the work of the team which includes a range projects, including work relevant to the Australian-first Three-Year-Old Kindergarten reform agenda.

Candidates should submit a CV and response to the Key Selection Criteria in the position description, and may also include a cover letter although this is not essential.

The successful candidate will have project management and written communication skills, including Word and Excel skills. They will have a good understanding of the benefits of education and quality teaching practice. Knowledge of the early childhood education is desirable although not essential.

For more details regarding this position please see the attached position description. You are also welcome to contact Louise Collett, Manager, Early Learning to discuss the role by email at Louise.Collett@education.vic.gov.au or phone at 03 7022 0843.

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 4 August 2021

Project Officer (VPSG4)

Job type:

Part time / 12 months

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Louise Collett | Louise.Collett@education.vic.gov.au

Project Officer (VPSG4)