Regional Coordinator (VPSG5)

Job posted: 21/07/2021
Applications close: 09/08/2021 (Midnight)
6 days remaining

6 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Various

Job type: Part time / 31/12/2023

Organisation: Department of Education and Training

Salary: $101,120 - $122,348

Occupation: Administration/Secretarial

Reference: VG/DET/SRSG/1552018

Reference: VG/DET/SRSG/1552018

Occupation: Administration/Secretarial

Salary Range: $101,120 - $122,348

Work location: Various

The Regional Coordinator will play a strategic role in building school-university partnerships, assisting schools and providers to collaborate, develop a shared vision and goals, and share responsibility for the preparation and professional learning of prospective and in-service teacher workforce in disadvantaged school community contexts.

Access Quality Teaching initiative - 4 part-time roles

Fixed term, part-time 0.5 FTE until 31/12/2023

The Victorian Government aims to break the cycle between socio-economic disadvantage and learning outcomes.
To reduce the impact of disadvantage on student outcomes, the Department of Education is working to provide equitable access to high-quality education for all government school students in particular children and young people from disadvantaged backgrounds who are at a greater risk of poorer educational outcomes than their peers.
The Department currently manages a suite of programs and schemes as Education State initiatives, including the Excellence in Teacher Education Reforms and Targeted Initiatives to Attract More Teachers.

The Access Quality Teaching initiative is a systems approach to preparing effective teachers to work in disadvantaged schools and addressing the wider need to attract and recruit high-performing teachers in disadvantaged and diverse communities, including regional and rural schools.

Regional Coordinators will work within their region as program partners to both low-SES schools and Initial Teacher Education providers ensuring that pre-service teachers are placed in low-ICSEA schools with experienced mentor teachers. Regional Coordinators will assist with arranging the placements for participating students into eligible schools with a 5-year average ICSEA rating of less than 1000.

There are four Regional Coordinator roles available, please specify which role you are applying for in your application.

  • North East Victoria Region 
  • South East Victoria Region
  • North West Victoria Region
  • South West Victoria Region   

Please be advised that the shortlisted candidates will be asked to complete a Psychometric assessment before moving to the Interview stage.

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

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 9 August 2021

Regional Coordinator (VPSG5)

Job type:

Part time / 31/12/2023

Job classification:



Anita Brown | anita.brown@education.vic.gov.au

Regional Coordinator (VPSG5)