Policy Advisory
REQ158148 Requisition #
Thanks for your interest in the Senior Policy Officer position. Unfortunately this position has been closed but you can search our 1,231 open jobs by clicking here.

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  1. Click here for the Role Description
  2. Find out more about applying for this position
  3. All applicants must attach a response to the two targeted questions (1-2 pages) and your CV (no more than 5 pages)
  4. A Recruitment Pool may be created for future vacancies at the same/equivalent salary level
  5. Please note that you cannot apply for this role using iworkfornsw, please click here to access the advert through the Health Career Portal.

For role related queries or questions contact Annette Marley, Director, Purchasing and Performance on Annette.Marley@health.nsw.gov.au

If you require reasonable adjustments, please contact Benafsha Panthaki on Benafsha.Panthaki@health.nsw.gov.au


Targeted Questions (1-2 pages)

 If you do not include responses to the below questions your application will not be considered.

  1. Describe your experience of working in a dynamic and pressurised environment where you had to assess a situation and make sound and appropriate judgements.
  2. Describe a situation when you were able to strengthen a relationship by communicating effectively. What made your communication effective?

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: 11:59 pm, 01 April 2020

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