Team Leader, Occupational Health and Safety

Melbourne Archdiocese Catholic Schools (MACS) (see more jobs from this school)

East Melbourne, VIC


Human Resources

Contract Type: Permanent/Ongoing Position Full Time

Applications Close: 20 April 2021



<p>Melbourne Archdiocese Catholic Schools Ltd (MACS) is a dynamic educational governing authority and service provider to Catholic primary, secondary and special schools in the Archdiocese of Melbourne. More than 550 staff work across the head office in East Melbourne and four regional offices in the North, East, South and West. MACS provides services to schools in areas as diverse as Curriculum, RE, Leadership, Finance, ICT, Marketing and Communications, Student Wellbeing, Legal, Planning and Industrial Relations. MACS is committed to the safety, wellbeing and protection of all children in our care.</p> <p><strong>ABOUT THE POSITION</strong><br> Through collaboration with the General Manager, Employee Relations, the role of Team Leader, Occupational Health and Safety will contribute to the work of the Occupational Health and Safety (OH&amp;S) team and more broadly to MACS through their involvement in all aspects of strategic planning, OH&amp;S and WorkCover advice and support to Catholic schools across Victoria.<br> <br> Attractive remuneration of $148,192 per annum, a collegiate culture and excellent benefits are on offer for the right candidate. Superannuation contribution in accordance with the Superannuation Guarantee Legislation is in addition to this salary payment. Salary packaging arrangements are also available to staff of MACS. Professional working hours and annual leave of four weeks apply to this position.<br> <br> This is an opportunity to apply your expert skills in a values based organisation, focused on supporting the education and wellbeing of Catholic school students.<br> <br> <strong>ABOUT YOU</strong><br> <br> The successful candidate will have significant leadership experience within an Occupational Health and Safety team and specific knowledge in OH&amp;S, including the application of current legislation and knowledge of contemporary practices in relation to OH&amp;S, WorkCover and Injury Management. Strong communication skills and the ability to develop trusting working relationships with schools and other teams within MACS will also be of high importance. Qualifications in Occupational Health and Safety and Certificate IV in Training and Assessment are mandatory requirements of this role. Further qualifications in a health-related field would be highly regarded/advantageous.<br> <br> The successful candidate will be subject to a Working with Children Check and a National Police Record Check<em>.</em><br> <br> <strong>SELECTION CRITERIA</strong><br> Please refer to the <a href="https://cem.elmotalent.com.au/uploads/cem/files/PositionDescription-TeamLeaderOccupationalHealthandSafety-JGH-1FTEOngoing.pdf">position description</a> provided on the MACS website for the Key Selection Criteria.<br> <br> <strong>WHATS IN IT FOR YOU?</strong><br> </p> <ul> <li>Generous salary and conditions</li> <li>Professional development opportunities</li> <li>Work/life balance</li> <li>The opportunity for flexible working arrangements</li> <li>Enhancing the education of more than 150,000 students.</li> </ul> <p><strong>HOW TO APPLY</strong><br> <br> Please ensure you view our <a href="https://cem.elmotalent.com.au/uploads/cem/files/PositionDescription-TeamLeaderOccupationalHealthandSafety-JGH-1FTEOngoing.pdf">Key Selection Criteria</a> for this role which can be found on our <a href="https://cem.elmotalent.com.au/careers/careers/jobs" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer">Careers Portal</a><a href="http://cem.elmotalent.com.au/careers/careers/jobs">.</a> All MACS vacancies can also be accessed via the <a href="https://www.macs.vic.edu.au/Working-in-our-schools/Job-Search.aspx">Job Search</a> tab on the MACS website at <a href="https://www.macs.vic.edu.au/">www.macs.vic.edu.au</a><br> <br> <strong>Applicants need to provide:</strong><br> </p> <ol> <li>An up-to-date Curriculum Vitae</li> <li>A cover letter</li> <li>A separate statement addressing the Key Selection Criteria</li> <li>Contact details for two employment referees (referees will only be contacted with your consent).</li> </ol> <p>All applications must be received via our <a href="https://cem.elmotalent.com.au/careers/careers/jobs" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer">Careers Portal</a><a href="http://cem.elmotalent.com.au/careers/careers/jobs">.</a> or uploaded via the <strong>'</strong>Apply' tab on the MACS website. All enquiries can be directed to Disha Bhandhari at dbhandhari@macs.vic.edu.au or (03) 9267 0551.<br> <br> <strong>APPLICATIONS CLOSE:</strong> 4pm, Tuesday 20 April 2021<br> <br> Recruitment Agencies - thank you for thinking of us, however we do endeavour to fill our opportunities through direct channels wherever possible. If we find that we do need agency assistance, we'll be in touch.<br> <br> <em>In applying for a position with Melbourne Archdiocese Catholic Schools Ltd (MACS), you will be asked to provide certain personal information to enable your application to be considered. Any personal information that is provided to MACS in relation to an application for employment will be handled in accordance with MACS's obligations under the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth). To find out more about how MACS handles personal information,</em> <em>you are encouraged to read the MACS</em> <a href="https://www.macs.edu.au/About-Us/Policies/Privacy-Policy.aspx"><em>Privacy Policy</em></a> <em>which can be found on the website.</em><br> </p>
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