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Senior Officer Talent and Capability

The Senior Officer Talent and Capability is responsible for enhancing talent and capability management practices at ACECQA and to achieve ACECQA’s strategic objectives. The role will collaborate with leaders to address capability needs, create tools and programs to assist with recruitment, and to create tools and programs to support staff and team development.

This role is full time for a fixed term until 30 June 2023 at ACECQA Band 5/6 ($89,507 - $125,991).

The closing date for applications is 6 February 2022 via the applicant portal.


Manager Policy

The Manager Policy manages the delivery of practical, informed and influential strategic and operational policy, legislative, and business systems advice as it relates to ACECQA’s role in promoting the objectives and effective operation of the National Quality Framework (NQF). This includes managing and developing a small team to guide ACECQA’s policy contributions.

This role is full time for a fixed term of up to 4 months at ACECQA Band 6/7 ($107,532 - $141,888).

The closing date for applications is 2 February 2022 via the applicant portal.


The Senior Policy Officer is responsible for policy projects and policy advice to support ACECQA’s role in guiding the implementation and administration of the National Quality Framework (NQF) for children’s education and care.

This role is full time and ongoing at ACECQA Band 5/6 ($89,507 - $125,991).

The closing date for applications is 2 February 2022 via the applicant portal.


Senior Officer Quality Rating Review

The Senior Officer, Quality Rating Review manages the effective, efficient and consistent delivery of ACECQA’s second tier quality rating review functions under the Education and Care Services National Law.

This role is full time for a fixed term of up to 12 months at ACECQA Band 5 ($89,507 - $109,067).

The closing date for applications is 2 February 2022 via the applicant portal.


Manager Products

The Manager Products leads a team of professionals and is responsible for the overall National Quality Agenda IT System (NQA IT System) vision, its roadmap, release schedule, user experiences and training support.

This role is full time and ongoing at ACECQA Band 6/7 ($109,683 - $144,726).

The closing date for applications is 1 February 2022 via the applicant portal.


Communications Officer

The Communications Officer is responsible for sourcing, writing and editing accessible and engaging content for a range of digital and traditional communication channels, daily media monitoring and internal reporting.

This role is full time and ongoing at ACECQA Band 4 ($79,480 - $88,632).

The closing date for applications is 26 January 2022 via the applicant portal.


The Financial Controller manages ACECQA’s finance functions.  The position oversees a small team to deliver accounting services and reporting related to ACECQA’s financial management. 

This role is full time for a fixed term of up to 12 months at ACECQA Band 8 ($146,105 - $176,354).

The closing date for applications is 26 January 2022 via the applicant portal.


    Temporary Employment Register

    ACECQA maintains a temporary employment register for short term roles that come up within our organisation. Employment opportunities through the ACECQA Temporary Register are based in Sydney Australia only. Following the successful completion of your application, the ACECQA HR team will review your application and contact you should there be any future opportunities available at ACECQA suitable to your skills and experience.


    Applicant Portal

    If you need help with our Applicant Portal, we have created some quick guides to assist you:

    If you have any questions, please contact our Human Resources team on 02 8240 4216 or via email recruitment@acecqa.gov.au.