Department of Education Program Officer, Clerk Grade 9/10 – 172876 (000056AI) Full Time in Sydney NSW

Department of Education

Branch Sydney NSW AU

Program Officer, Clerk Grade 9/10 – 172876 (000056AI)
Sydney NSW

Department of Education. The NSW Department of Education serves the community by leading the provision of world-class education….

Program Officer, Clerk Grade 9/10 – 172876 (000056AI) – 000058L2 Temporary full time appointment for a period up to 3 years from the date of commencement.
Location: Bridge Street, Sydney

The NSW Department of Education serves the community by leading the provision of world-class education. The department protects young children by regulating preschool and long day care providers. Once children move into school, we provide them with a world-class primary and secondary education. We also work to advance the wellbeing of Aboriginal people.

The Asset Management Directorate manages the property assets of the Department through the construction, maintenance and facilities management of schools to a standard that supports the learning and teaching goals of the Department.

The position is responsible for coordinating the delivery of individual capital works projects and programs as directed and applying best practice project management principals in order that time, cost, quality, safety and regulatory compliance and corporate and stakeholders’ expectations are met.

Talent Pool

If the selection panel identifies more than one suitable candidates for the role, a talent pool may be created from which these suitable candidates may be chosen and directly offered employment in other similar roles (ongoing or temporary) in the near future.

How to apply

If you are interested in this role please apply online and include, a covering letter (maximum of 2 pages) and your resume in a maximum of 5 pages, which clearly details how your capabilities, knowledge and experience can contribute to the success of the Directorate. Please also include the name and contact details of two referees.

Please note that it is a requirement that all candidates submit their applications online. No paper based, email based or late applications will be accepted.

For the application process, you must also answer the pre-screening questions and any Essential requirements as listed below. We are looking for you to demonstrate your competence in the focus capabilities as outlined in the Role description in your answer, so please develop your response with this in mind.

Note: the selection process will include a range of assessment techniques to assist in determining your suitability for the role.

If you are called to interview you will need to provide the following documents and your employment may be subject to the Department’s National Criminal Records Check to determine your suitability for employment.

Proof of Identity information

Informed Consent Form

Declaration for non-child work

Closing date: 4 May 2017

Location Sydney Region-Sydney City

Work Type Full-time

Number of Positions 1
Total Remuneration Package: $125,620. Package includes salary ($102,838 – $113,324), employer’s contribution to superannuation and annual leave loading.

Contact Hannah Edwards – 02 9561 8626
Closing Date 04-May-2017, 11:59:00 PM
Job Category Property and assets
Organisation Department of Education

Key Application Responses Pre-screening questions:

  • Please explain how you manage project cost on a construction project. 300 word maximum
  • Please explain how you ensure a safe environment on construction projects you are coordinating. 300 word maximum
  • Essential Requirements:

    • Degree in Construction, Engineering or Project Management.
    • Qualification of Quantity Surveyor
    • Demonstrated experience in successfully project managing construction projects to a value of more than $20m in a commercial environment.
    • Minimum five years’ experience.
    • Knowledge of and commitment to the Department’s Aboriginal education policies. (Please find the Aboriginal Education Review – Information )

    or proceed with Standard Application Form.

    Employment Type: Full Time
    Location: Sydney, NSW, AU
    Posted on: 2017-04-24
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