Department for Environment and Water
5000 - ADELAIDE
Short Term Contract
Open to Everyone
Coordinator, Governance and Policy is responsible for coordinating
the delivery of the Department’s governance responsibilities
Vegetation Act (SA) 1991 and Native Vegetation Regulations (SA)
As part of
this role the incumbent is responsible for:
- Overseeing and managing
the governance requirements of the Native Vegetation Act (SA)
1991 and regulations by providing specialist governance and
policy advice to the Native Vegetation Council and its
- Providing a high level
secretariat for the Native Vegetation Council and its
the Department’s responsibilities relating to delegations
under the Native Vegetation Act (SA) 1991 by ensuring
compliance with the relevant delegations.
briefings and making recommendations for the Minister, Native
Vegetation Council and its committees relating to the
Departments legislative obligations under the Native Vegetation
Act (SA) 1991 and associated regulations.
- Developing and
maintaining publications, guidelines, templates and website
content to support the operation of the Native Vegetation Act
(SA) 1991 and regulations.
- Establishing and
maintaining partnerships with a diverse range stakeholders to
ensure the effectiveness of the delivery of the Native
Vegetation Act (SA) 1991 and regulations.
- Specialist legislative
and policy advice to inform decision making by Government, the
Native Vegetation Council and its committees, DEW regional
staff and key stakeholders regarding the Act and
- Supporting the Manager,
Native Vegetation, in providing governance and policy support
to assist the delivery of native vegetation programs and
successful in this position you must have demonstrated knowledge
and understanding of legislation and policy governing Native
Vegetation, South Australian Planning and Development processes and
experience in providing professional secretariat support to a
statutory Board and/or Committee is desirable.
class “C” driver’s licence and willingness to
and intrastate and remote area travel is required.
required to participate in fire management or associated
required to work outside of the normal hours of
has been designated as a Position of Trust pursuant to the
standards required in the Australian Government Protective
Security Policy Framework. By applying for this role you
consent to being screened under the process of obtaining a
National Police Clearance (NPC), and to the Department
requiring you to obtain an NPC.
- Qualifications in
environmental science, natural resources management or
equivalent are desirable.
Contract: This is a part-time position which will be
offered at 0.5TFE (18.75 hours per week) up to 8 October
Remuneration: ASO6 - $92,784 min - $98,143 max per annum
Galbraith, Coordinator Governance and Policy
Applications are to be
submitted online through I WORK FOR SA.
Applicants are to submit an
employment declaration, CV and letter of application (max 3 pages)
addressing the Technical, Professional/Knowledge and Experience
(including qualifications) as outlined in the Role
04/03/2021 11:00 PM
- Applicant Guidelines 2020.pdf
- Role Description - ASO6 Coordinator Governance and Policy FINAL.pdf
- employment declaration.pdf
The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working including part-time. Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role.