VAEAI Positions Vacant

Senior Policy Officer

The Senior Policy Officer will be a key member of VAEAI’s small, dynamic Policy team. Reporting to the Policy Coordinator, the Senior Policy Officer will be responsible for analysing current and potential government policy impacting Aboriginal education and training in Victoria and providing advice to Senior Managers within VAEAI.

The Senior Policy Officer will contribute to advice provided to VAEAI’s Executive Team, the VAEAI Representative Council, LAECGs and staff on trends in policies and programs and their implications for the Koorie Community. On behalf of VAEAI they will develop responses and advice to Government agencies on Koorie education and training matters.

The role requires working in close consultation with a range of internal and external stakeholders to progress initiatives, responses and funding submissions. The role also includes the provision of high level Secretariat support to a range of committees, roundtables and forums involved in the implementation of the Marrung Aboriginal Education Plan 2016-2026.

Applications close Monday 7 May 2018.

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