Senior Advisor, Response and Resolution Pathways (VPSG5)

Job posted: 06/04/2022
Applications close: 23/05/2022 (Midnight)
3 days remaining

3 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time / 3 years

Organisation: Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning

Salary: $102,637 - $124,183

Occupation: Human Resources

Reference: VG/50944075

Reference: VG/50944075

Occupation: Human Resources

Salary Range: $102,637 - $124,183

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

Enjoy the security, flexibility and challenges of new ways of working in the VPS with an organisation at the coal face of environment, land, water and planning issues for our community.

The Senior Advisor, Response and Resolution Pathways plays a pivotal role in realising DELWP's commitment to providing a safe, respectful, and inclusive workplace. A skilled mediator, facilitator, and coach, with an in-depth understanding of DELWP's employment, equal opportunity and occupational health and safety obligations, this role provides expert advice and support to employees who have experienced inappropriate behaviour at work. This includes assisting them to resolve the matter proactively or triaging the matter for other resolution options, including investigation.

Through analysing data and exploring trends and issues across DELWP, this role also works closely with the Workplace Relations and Investigations, Diversity and Inclusion and Safety and Wellbeing teams, employees and managers, on prevention and early resolution strategies. At its core, this role ensures employees are heard and their concerns addressed in the most effective, productive, safe, and respectful way possible.

Specialist/Technical Expertise/Qualifications

  • Demonstrated experience in effectively resolving interpersonal conflict

  • In-depth understanding and significant experience in the application of industrial, equal opportunity and occupational health and safety legislation and regulation and the principles of procedural fairness

  • Skilled and experienced mediator, facilitator and/or coach

  • Experience applying a trauma-informed approach to staff who have experienced sexual harassment and other forms of inappropriate behaviour 

This is a fixed term position available for a period of 3 years. 

To be considered for this position, your application should include a supporting statement demonstrating that you meet the Key Selection Criteria detailed in the position description, including the Specialist/Technical Expertise/Qualifications and capabilities sections.  

For further information please refer to the attached position description. 

Applications close at midnight on Monday 23 May 2022. 

Other relevant information: 

Preferred candidates will be required to undertake pre-employment screening, including a Declaration and Consent form and a National Police Check. 

To be eligible for appointment to this role, applicants will possess corresponding work rights for the advertised employment period. Appointment to an ongoing position is only available to an Australian/New Zealand citizen or an Australian Permanent Resident.  

We are building an inclusive workplace to help realise the potential of our employees, embrace our differences, and apply our diverse thinking to innovation and delivering services to Victorian communities. All jobs can be worked flexibly and we encourage job applications from Aboriginal people, people with disabilities, young people and people from culturally diverse backgrounds. 

We recognise the significant responsibility to enable self-determination, be accountable to Traditional Owners and provide opportunities to strengthen First Peoples' connection to Country. We are committed to creating a culturally safe environment, where individuals feel safe, valued, and able to celebrate their culture, and spiritual and belief systems.

For general information about Aboriginal Employment at DELWP, please contact self.determination@delwp.vic.gov.au.



Senior Advisor, Response and Resolution Pathways (VPSG5)

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Full time / 3 years

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Kate Lawler | 0407 266 670

Senior Advisor, Response and Resolution Pathways (VPSG5)