Director, Corporate Accommodation

$213,702 - $236,756 yearly
  • NSW Department of Education
  • New South Wales, Australia
  • 06 Apr, 2021

Job Description

Organisation/Entity: Department of Education
Job Category: Senior Executive
Job Location: Sydney Region
Job Reference Number: 000086AU
Work Type: Full-Time
Number of Positions: 1
Total Remuneration Package: $213,702 - $236,756 per annum
Contact: 0455 471 700 - Wendy O'Brien
Closing Date: 18/04/2021 - 11:59 PM

Director, Corporate Accommodation

  • Full time, term role for a period up to 30 June 2023
  • Sydney CBD (George Street) and flexible working
  • An attractive total remuneration package of $213,702 - $236,756 per annum
  • Join a leadership group transforming education in NSW, and make a difference to NSW students

We’re looking for leaders who put our students at the centre, our people at the heart, and can champion the Education values

About the role
This role is a critical member of the leadership team responsible for the delivery of educational outcomes that align with the Department’s strategy and put students and young people at the centre of all our decision making.

The role leads and develops tactical plans and initiatives to implement a change strategy in response to the new dynamics created by COVID 19, in order to deliver efficient, cost effective and customer focused workplaces State-wide for NSW Education corporate staff. It works within NSW Education policy and guidelines to support workplace services and accommodation requirements, including the provision of capital works, maintenance and security services.

For more details, please see the Role Description

About you
You’re a leader who achieves outstanding results with your people and can bring our values of Service, Excellence, Equity, Accountability, Trust and Integrity into everything you do.

As a leader you will join an executive team focused on driving improved ways of working to deliver meaningful and long-lasting impact. You will be collaborative, courageous, agile and disciplined about delivering outcomes for students from early childhood to school, and through pathways to higher learning and work.

We’re building a better education system, one of the highest-performing systems in the world. If you want to make a positive difference to the lives of hundreds of thousands of students, and are excited about embarking on a reform journey, this is the opportunity for you.

To be successful in this role, we are looking for someone who:

  • Champions the Education values
  • Holds a valid Working with Children Check (WWC) clearance
  • Appropriate tertiary qualifications in a relevant discipline such as education, business, management, social sciences or communications, and/or equivalent knowledge and experience.
  • Demonstrated extensive experience at a senior level in the management in a large complex organisation.
  • Knowledge of and commitment to implementing the Department’s Aboriginal Education Policy and upholding the Department’s Partnership Agreement with the NSW AECG and to ensure quality outcomes for Aboriginal people.

What’s in it for you?
Some of the great benefits on offer are:

  • An attractive total remuneration package of $213,702 - $236,756 per annum
  • Salary packaging options
  • Flexible working options
  • Fitness passport

Our workforce has transitioned to COVID-safe operations, options for remote working as well as access to work from our Sydney office with close access to transport and CBD lifestyle attractions.

About us
Our purpose in Education is to equip young people to lead rewarding lives in a complex and fast-changing world. This is important because the learners of today are the foundation of a prosperous Australia tomorrow.

To support our young people to thrive, we must ensure we are one of the best education systems in the world. This means building a system focused on student outcomes, and a system that offers a great place to work.

We are committed to creating a workplace that is diverse, inclusive and reflective of the community and encourage applications from all candidates regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, cultural background or sexual orientation.

Explore the Department of Education website for more information.


Tell us how your capabilities, knowledge and experience make you the best person for this role by applying online with:

  • your cover letter (maximum of 2 pages) that addresses the essential requirements and key knowledge and experience required for the role
  • your resume (maximum of 5 pages)
  • details of two referees