Territory Families, Housing and Communities
Senior Professional 2 - Remuneration Package Range $163,676 - $178,251 (including salary $142,543 - $155,362) Superior leadership and innovative management skills.
Fixed from 03/05/2021 to 19/11/2021
Develop practical solutions to complex welfare issues.
Enjoy the uniqueness of living in the Arnhem Region. If you have extensive leadership experience in child protection and are interested in working in the tropics, our team in Nhulunbuy would love to work with you.
Territory Families, Housing and Communities works with families, individuals and stakeholders to create stronger communities where children experience safe, healthy and happy childhoods, women and men from all cultural and linguistic backgrounds have equal opportunities, and senior Territorians are appreciated and respected.
As Director Arnhem you are responsible for the effective leadership and management of work units across the Arafura and Arnhem Regions, ensuring compliance in accordance with relevant legislation including, though not limited to the Public Sector Management Act 2012 and Financial Management Act 2014. Your key duties include managing operational statutory service delivery to achieve quality practice; establishing and maintaining strategic alliances and contributing to the development, implementation and review of business plans to achieve strategies and mitigate risks.
This is a key management role that requires you to have tertiary qualifications in social work or psychology, eligibility for membership of a relevant professional body and extensive experience in the delivery of statutory welfare services.
Your highly-developed analytical and problem solving skills and ability to think conceptually is essential, as is your capacity to develop practical, creative and innovative solutions to complex strategic issues. In addition, you will demonstrate highly-developed interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to prepare executive correspondence and exercise financial and human resources delegations.
The rewards are excellent, you will receive a competitive salary package inclusive of generous market allowance and six weeks annual leave. You will be eligible for Government Employee Housing and remote locality provisions. You will also experience the ancient Aboriginal culture of the Yolngu people and enjoy the uniqueness of living in East Arnhem Land’s vast untouched wilderness and tropical beaches.
For a confidential discussion please contact Recruitment Officer, Bianca Harris on 08 8973 8409 or email TF.NorthernRecruitment@nt.gov.au
Quote vacancy number: 2831
Closing date: 12/04/2021
Applications should address the Selection Criteria. For a copy of the Job Description and to apply online click here
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