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Ao Policy Officer, Compliance And Engagement - Determinations Unit, Policy & Regulation Unit (Vpsg4)

Department of Health - Melbourne, VIC

Government, Defence & Emergency
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The Department of Health plays a critical role in the Victorian health system and is responsible for shaping it to meet the health needs of Victorians into the future. We also lead the Victorian Government's response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Working with our partners, we oversee Victoria's health system including mental health, ageing and aged care and preventive health. We are committed to developing and supporting a workforce that is well equipped and highly motivated to provide responsive and quality services to all Victorians. All jobs can be worked flexibly and we encourage job applications from Aboriginal people, people with disabilities, LGBTQI+ and people from culturally diverse backgrounds and differences to realise the potential of our employees for innovation and delivering services.

Application Closes: 6 April 2021

Role: AO Policy Officer, Compliance and Engagement - Determinations unit, Policy & Regulation unit (Role until - 30 June 2021)

Number of vacancies available: 2

Office Location(s): 50 Lonsdale Street/Work from home

Position Summary: 

The AO Policy Officer primarily works within a team that seeks the endorsement of the Secretary or delegate to appoint Authorised Officers (AO) under s30 of the Public Health and Wellbeing Act 2008 and the endorsement of the Victoria Chief Health Officer to authorised the AO to exercise powers under s190 and s200.

Work will involve preparing the memos and instruments for appointment and authorisation as well as the revocations. On cessation of employment.


  • Support and contribute to projects and policy analyses relating to the coordination and implementation of COVID-19 Authorised Officer (AO) initiative.
  • Preparation of timely, accurate, clear, succinct written communications under tight deadlines.
  • Facilitate the flow of information, requests and actions to ensure deadlines are met.
  • Maintain corporate information systems for records management, data, memos, and correspondence.
  • Provide high-level administrative and project support to assist with service delivery, operational projects, and other initiatives.
  • Provide authoritative advice to internal and external stakeholders and prepare and present detailed reports on complex matters.
  • Where responsible for overseeing, monitoring or delivering projects, ensure they are delivered in accordance with relevant legislation and government regulations and guidelines. 
  • Operate in a complex and demanding operational environment, exercise sound judgement, liaise effectively with team members and build positive relationships with key people.
  • Set clearly defined objectives and priorities and operate accordingly, reviewing and adjusting as required, and identify processes, tasks and resources required to achieve a goal.
  • Identify opportunities for improvements and coordinate their implementation.
  • Be flexible, well organised, responsive, who can also work autonomously and a part of a team, with the ability to plan and organise work according to key business priorities.


Applicants are encouraged to apply online, submitting a cover letter and a current resume.

Please note: For this position, you are not required to address each of the key selection criteria in a separate written document.

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.

For further information please visit the Department of Health

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

Melbourne, VIC

Government, Defence & Emergency


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