Senior Operations Manager, Case Management and Contact Tracing (VPSG6)

Job posted: 18/11/2020
Applications close: 02/12/2020 (Midnight)
1 day remaining

1 day remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time / until 30/06/2021

Organisation: Department of Health and Human Services

Salary: $122,502 - $163,934

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: VG/DHHS/CD/1497037

Reference: VG/DHHS/CD/1497037

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: $122,502 - $163,934

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

The Department of Health and Human Services develops and delivers policies, programs and services that support and enhance the wellbeing of all Victorians. Our services are in line with the government's vision for making Victoria a stronger, more caring and innovative state.

Our vision is to achieve the best health, wellbeing and safety of all Victorians so that they can live a life they value.

We are building an inclusive workplace that embraces diversity of backgrounds and differences to realise the potential of our employees for innovation and delivering services aimed at enhancing the lives of vulnerable Victorians.

The department is committed to the safety of its clients. The department takes a zero tolerance approach to abuse, including child abuse and abuse of people with disability.

Departmental employees are required to comply with all legal requirements including the Child Safe Standards to keep children safe from harm and abuse.

All jobs can be worked flexibly and we encourage job applications from Aboriginal people, people with disabilities, LGBTI and people from culturally diverse backgrounds.

If you want a career within a department striving to make Victoria the best place to be and helping shape communities we all want to be part of, then we encourage you to apply.

If you are an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander applicant, or if you have a disability, and require advice and support with the recruitment process, contact our Diversity Unit on DiversityInclusion@dhhs.vic.gov.au.

The department has a zero tolerance towards violence within the workplace and recognises the rights of all staff to be free from violence and gender-related discrimination.

Role: Senior Operations Manager, Case Management and Contact Tracing - Fixed term to 30 June 2021

Number of vacancies available: 1

Office Location(s): Currently working from home - Future: 50 Lonsdale Street, Melourne

Position Summary:

The Senior Operations Manager, Case Management and Contact Tracing leads a team of public health professionals who undertake the public health response to notifications of confirmed cases and close contacts of COVID-19, and the investigation of associated outbreaks. The operations team works to prevent the spread of disease through immediate response work. It also contributes subject matter expertise to longer term strategic development, policy guidance and project delivery in line with state and national directives.

This position will oversee the Case Management and Contact Tracing operational arm of the Case, Contact and Outbreak Management Branch, and will include people management responsibilities, the delivery of expert public health advice, and both internal and external stakeholder management at the state and national level. Coordination of operational activities and the delivery of successful outcomes is a critical element of the role and requires an exceptionally high level of attention to detail, critical evaluation, communication and negotiation skills.

The role may require regular or ad hoc participation in a stand-by roster and is required to be placed on a shift-based 7-day roster. 


How to Apply:

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

Please note:

For this role, you are not required to address each of the key selection criteria in a separate written document. Applicants are strongly encouraged to review our Careers Page. This page provides information on the department's recruitment and pre-employment screening processes.  Preferred candidates will be required to complete pre-employment screening, including a national police check and misconduct screening.

Click 'Apply Now' below to submit your interest in this role.
For further information please visit the Department of Health and Human Services website: https://www.dhhs.vic.gov.au/

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.

Application closes: Wednesday 02 December 2020

Senior Operations Manager, Case Management and Contact Tracing (VPSG6)

Job type:

Full time / until 30/06/2021

Job classification:



Stephanie Georgiadis | stephanie.georgiadis@dhhs.vic.gov.au

Senior Operations Manager, Case Management and Contact Tracing (VPSG6)