Implementation Support Officer
Full-time Temporary with a Possibility of Permanency

Closes: 25 June 2021

Classification: Administrative Services Officer Class 6
Salary: $88,999 - $101,743 plus superannuation
Position No: 41252
Directorate: Education
Advertised (Gazettal date): 11 June 2021
Contact Officer: Leanne Ballard on Leanne.Ballard@act.gov.au or (02) 6205 2912

Details: The Strategic Policy branch are looking for a skilled and innovative Implementation Support Officer to support the ongoing work of the Future of Education project within the Education Strategy Team. As part of this team, you will:

  • As part of a small and dynamic team, support whole of directorate embedding and communication of the Future of Education Strategy and directorate’s Strategic Plan 2018-21: A Leading Learning Organisation.
  • Support the delivery of resources, tools and methods that support integrated delivery of outcomes.
  • Support collaboration and partnerships, through provision of logistical supports and coordination.
  • Support the delivery of co-design and action learning approaches to support continuous improvement across the directorate.
  • Proactively manage relationships with diverse stakeholders, including directorate executives, project teams and schools.
  • Coordinate input into comprehensive reports and prepare routine communications to Ministerial and executive audiences.
  • Represent the directorate in internal forums and liaise with partners and stakeholders if required.

Eligibility/Other Requirements:

Selection Criteria

  1. Demonstration of respectful behaviour in the work place, for example through high level customer services principles, fostering safe and inclusive environments, commitment to equity and diversity, and participative management principles.
  2. Commitment to integrity, accountability and transparency, including a focus on reflective practice and continuous learning.
  3. Well-developed skills in collaboration and partnership development, including proactive and supportive relationship management practices, representation skills and capacity to engage a wide range of people.
  4. Well-developed skills in innovation, strategic thinking, conceptual and analytic skills, including the ability to represent information visually and to a range of audiences.
  5. Well-developed communication skills, including written and verbal, a strong understanding of government and directorate processes, and commitment to occupational health and safety.


  • Experience in co-design and action learning approaches.
  • Understanding of ACT Education Directorate processes and/or the education system.

Notes: This is a temporary position available for 12 months with the possibility of permanency. Strategic Policy employees utilise Home-Based Work to varying degrees. Officers are fully supported to meet their needs in setting up a home-based office environment. Most officers work from home three days per week subject to negotiation and working requirements. This position is under Activity-Based Work (ABW) arrangements, officers will not have a designated workstation/desk.

How to Apply: Please submit up to two pages responding to the Selection Criteria, a current curriculum vitae and the details of at least two recent referees.

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This is a temporary position available for 12 months with the possibility of permanency.

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