Senior Legal Policy Officer

$90,099 - $103,117 yearly
  • ACT Government
  • ACT, Australia
  • 11 May, 2022
Full time Administrative, Clerical and Office Support Legal Services

Job Description

Full-time Permanent

Closes: 27 May 2022

Classification: Administrative Services Officer Class 6
Salary: $90,099 - $103,117 plus superannuation
Position No: 18197
Directorate: Community Services
Advertised (Gazettal date): 06 May 2022
Contact Officer: Elizabeth Hay on elizabeth.hay@act.gov.au or (02) 6207 0809

Details: Make a difference to peoples’ lives by bringing your legal policy, analytical and communication skills to this position in the Housing and Homelessness Policy and Strategy team of ACT Housing. If you are the lucky one to be selected for this position you will find yourself in a friendly, supportive values-driven team with interesting and varied work.

Across any given week you might find yourself drafting advice on the impacts of proposed legislation; looking into the latest research on the connection between wellbeing and stable housing; developing a Ministerial brief on legislative changes and challenges; and reporting on outcomes of specific initiatives. You will have a supervisor and will be working as part of small team. It’s safe to say that there is never a dull moment and your work will be contributing to better public housing and homelessness outcomes for vulnerable people in the ACT community.

If this interests you we would love to hear from you!

The ACT Public Service supports workforce diversity and is committed to creating an inclusive workplace. As part of this commitment, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people with disability, culturally diverse people and those who identify as LGBTIQ are encouraged to apply.

Eligibility/Other Requirements: Tertiary qualifications in policy, law, data analytics and/or a relevant discipline will be highly regarded but not essential.

How to Apply: Please submit a maximum two-page application providing examples demonstrating your suitability against the Skills, Knowledge, and Behaviours for this role outlined in the Position Description. Please provide a current curriculum vitae including two referees.

Applications should be submitted via the Apply Now button below.

Job Closing Date

27 May, 2022