Job Opportunity: VicSRC Executive Officer

Play a pivotal role at the forefront of education change in Victoria!

Skillfully navigating the Victorian education and youth sectors, the VicSRC Executive Officer’s primary focus is to work in partnership with the VicSRC Student Executive. You will develop and implement the 2017 – 2020 VicSRC strategic plan and capitalise on the Victorian Government’s commitment to student voice.

  • 5 days (38 hours) per week (negotiable)

  • $77,000 - $79,500 p.a., classified at SCHCADS Award Level 6 (YACVic pays above award rates).

  • 12 month, fixed-term contract, with potential to be ongoing, subject to funding Based in Melbourne CBD, with regular metropolitan and regional travel.

We are looking for someone who is passionate about the power of students to spark advocacy, action and real change. Your influence and networking ability will enable you to engage with all stakeholders to ensure the continuing success of this unique organisation. You are an innovator who is responsive to emerging opportunities, and can collaboratively steer the VicSRC vision into reality. You will be backed by an exceptional staff team who passionately believe in the power of student voice.

You will enjoy:

  • a flexible, disability-friendly, family-friendly and fun work culture;

  • a high degree of autonomy and collegial support;

  • sector-leading professional development;

  • a new, Melbourne CBD office.

Application process

Applications should be addressed to Leo Fieldgrass, YACVic Deputy CEO, and emailed to  with ‘VicSRC Executive Officer’ in the subject line and must include:

  • a brief cover letter/email stating where you saw the job advertised;

  • your resume, including contact details for a minimum of two referees, including your last line manager (we will not contact referees without your permission).

  • a separate document detailing your response to each selection criteria, as stated in the position description.

Applications close 9am Monday 6th March.

Interviews will be held on Friday 10th March in Melbourne CBD.

POSITION DESCRIPTION

VicSRC Executive Officer (Word)

VicSRC Executive Officer (PDF)

If you have any questions about the role, please contact Krista Seddon, VicSRC Manager on 0411 679 050 or email 

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