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Team Leader (VPSG4)

Job posted: 06/05/2022
Applications close: 20/05/2022 (Midnight)
1 day remaining

1 day remaining

Job Description

Location: Western Region | Horsham

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Department of Families, Fairness and Housing

Salary: $88,955 - $100,930

Occupation: Community Services

Reference: VG/DFFH/WD/0379823

Reference: VG/DFFH/WD/0379823

Occupation: Community Services

Salary Range: $88,955 - $100,930

Work location: Western Region | Horsham

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 and Torres Strait Islander people and people from diverse backgrounds and abilities. .

If you’re having any trouble viewing this ad and would like it or any attachments in an accessible format (such as large print), please don’t hesitate to get in touch with the contact person listed on the ad.

For more information on working with us and our recruitment process, please visit Department of Families, Fairness and Housing Victoria | Jobs (www.dffh.vic.gov.au/jobs)

POSITION SUMMARY

Are you

 

  • A skilled leader who thrives on developing others in a fast-paced environment where no two days or situations are the same? 
  • Interested in and committed to working with people from a diverse range of background to deliver optimal outcomes for the business, individuals, families and communities in a rural setting?
  • Adept at identifying, and implementing strategies to mitigate, emerging service delivery issues and areas of risk in an operational business environment?

 

Role purpose

 

The Team Leader leads a team to provide a range of departmental services and meet the holistic needs of clients. The Team Leader must have a capacity to understand the complexities of the organisational and area context, exercise sound judgment delivers on outcomes and develop and maintain effective relationships with internal and external stakeholders. The position requires leadership, strategic thinking, operational management skills and highly developed relationship building capabilities.

 


For more information on the accountabilities and key selection criteria and qualification requirements for the role please refer to the Position Description attached.

MANDATORY VACCINATION POLICY
The department is committed to providing and maintaining a working environment which is safe and without risk to the health of its workers and clients. The department may require its employees to be fully vaccinated against preventable diseases such as the current coronavirus (COVID-19) based on Victorian Chief Health Officer's Directions as issued and updated from time to time. Vaccination requirements may differ from role to role based on their risk category and the duties performed. The department's policy (attached) outlines the risk categories and requirements for employees working for the department. Where relevant, proof of immunisation status may be required.  For this role, you are required to submit proof of vaccination prior to commencement. Please refer to the attached policy for more information - DFFH COVID-19 Mandatory Vaccination policy.

HOW TO APPLY:

Applicants are encouraged to apply online. Attachments can be uploaded in .doc, .docx, .pdf, .txt or .rtf formats.

Applicants are required to submit a CV and cover letter outlining their suitability to the position in line with the Key Selection Criteria (max 2 pages)

All VPS employees (and ex-VPS employees with extended access to JSE) MUST apply via the Jobs and Skills Exchange (JSE) <https://jse.vic.gov.au/user/login?destination=/new-home-page> portal.

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.  c

For more information on working with us and our recruitment process, please visit Department of Families, Fairness and Housing Victoria | Jobs (www.dffh.vic.gov.au/jobs)

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

 

Team Leader (VPSG4)

Job type:

Full time

Job classification:

VPSG4

Contact:

Neil Arendshorst | 03 5358 8416

Team Leader (VPSG4)