SENIORS RIGHTS VICTORIA – POLICY OFFICER
Seniors Rights Victoria leads in tackling elder abuse in Victoria. Elder abuse is a critical justice issue; a form of family violence intersecting with ageism. This policy position is a unique opportunity to empower older people, positively impact social structures and achieve law reform.
We seek an experienced and motivated person to:
- Develop policy positions to advance the interests of older people experiencing abuse
- Identify and respond to new and emerging issues in conjunction with older people
- In collaboration with staff and external stakeholders prepare briefs, reports, articles, and submissions
- Support in advocating to governments, services and others to implement policies
This is a 0.6 EFT permanent position. The annual salary for this position is $63,450 to $69,121 (pro rata), depending on experience.
Salary sacrificing is available.
For position description please see attached. Applications must address key selection criteria.
For a confidential discussion, please call Jenny Blakey, Manager, on (03) 9655 2104.
Email application in confidence to firstname.lastname@example.org using the subject line ‘SRV Policy Officer via COTA’. Applications close 9 am, Wednesday 2 November 2016