Senior Policy Officer

Policy Advisory
REQ126750 Requisition #
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  3. All applicants must attach a response to the two targeted questions (1-2 pages) and your CV (no more than 5 pages)
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For role related queries or questions please contact Dr Rebecca Lesic on 9461 7514 or

If you require any reasonable adjustments, please contact Hana Maalla at  


Targeted Questions (1-2 pages)
If you do not include responses to the below questions your application may not be considered.
  1. Please describe your experience of leading a large project or policy review, what role you played, the project management considerations, and your approach to mitigating risks.
  2. Describe a time where you managed a project to deliver a number of concurrent objectives with competing deadlines.  What steps did you take to ensure deadlines were met and outcomes achieved. What was the result?

Our Commitment to Diversity

The Ministry of Health values diversity and is committed to building an inclusive workplace culture that reflects the community we serve. We encourage applications from diverse community groups including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, LGBTI, people with a disability and people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.


To be eligible for employment in these roles you must be one of the following:
•  an Australian Citizen, or
•  a permanent resident of Australia, or
•  a New Zealand citizen with a current New Zealand Passport, or
•  a citizen of another country with an appropriate visa that allows you to work in Australia

You can only be offered employment in this role for the duration that your current visa allows you to work in Australia, and you can only be offered ongoing employment if you have a permanent visa that allows you to work in Australia


To learn more about working at the Ministry of Health, please visit our career portal.


Applications Close: 11:59pm, 15 September 2019

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