- Melbourne • CBD & Inner Suburbs Melbourne
- Job posted on: 21st Oct 2021
- Applications close:
This position sits within the Inquiries and Engagement Team. This team is responsible for conducting child death, individual and group inquiries as well as systemic inquiries. The team also leads the Commission’s work in relation to engagement with children and young people
Reporting to the Team Leader, the successful candidate will be responsible for establishing and conducting inquiries including child death inquiries and individual inquiries. The Senior Review and Inquiries Officers will typically manage an individual case load of child death inquiries as well as assisting in the preparation of systemic inquiries as part of small inquiry teams. The successful candidate should have excellent written and verbal communication skills, as well as analytical skills. An understanding of the child protection, out of home care and youth justice systems is an advantage. The role reports to the team leader, inquiries and engagement.
The Commission is an independent statutory body that promotes improvement in policies and practices affecting the safety and wellbeing of Victorian children and young people. It has a particular focus on vulnerable children and young people.
This position sits within the Inquiries and Engagement Team. This team is responsible for conducting child death, individual and group inquiries as well as systemic inquiries. The team also leads the Commission’s work in relation to engagement with children and young people.
The Commission is currently working remotely due to COVID-19.
In this role you will:
As our ideal candidate, you will have:
Please include a resume and covering letter and submit your application via the apply now button below.
There will be questions pertaining to a number of the position's Key Selection Criteria to which you are required to respond. There is no need to respond to the selection criteria itself.
The Commission is headed by the Principal Commissioner, Liana Buchanan, and the Commissioner for Aboriginal Children and Young People, Justin Mohamed