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Northern Territory Government gazette : no. PS28



Northern Territory Government gazette : no. PS28


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No. PS28, 15 July 1997 VACANCIES DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION BOARD OF STUDIES SERVICES Administrative Officer 2, S26004-28762. Quality Outcomes Bnmch. Temporary Vacancy from 30.7.97 - 3 L 12.99. Duties: Data Proce"~or Operator: Construct texts and graphics for the NT Student Asscssment Program funded by IESIP. Assi~t in program 3dministration; and provide administrative and data processing support. Sort, organise test data prior to data input. Maintain up-to-date registers. Input and process assessment data u~ing available software programs. Maintain confidentiality and security of data. Mark and score the primary testing program answer sheets, where necessary. Prepare computer printouts of test results for schools. Distribute assessment materials to schools. Selection Criteria: Essential: The successful applicant mu~t possess a demonstrated knowledge and understanding of Indigenous societies and cultures and of the issues affecting those societies in contemporary Australia, and a demonstrated ability to communicate sensitively and effectively with Indigenous people. Essential (Knowledge and Experience): Data processing and keyboard skills. Knowledge and experience in using the following software programs on the Macintosh computer including Microsoft word, Microsoft Excel. Pagemaker, Adobe Illustrator and Fi!emaker Pro. Experience in program administration and administrative procedures. Essential: (Personal attributes): Ability to meet tight deadlines, maintain confidentiality and security of data. Interpersonal skills to cope with the demands of working with different levels of officers. Ability to work well in a team and with minimal supervision. Desirable: Good oral and written communication ski lb. Note: Position Description and Selection Crileria may be obtained by Phoning Stefanie Atkinson on 8999 6385. Apply: NT33. Quote Vacancy Xo. 14514. OPERATIONS SOUTH Administrative Officer 1, $23019-25589, Alice Springs Education Office. Duties: Provide word processing and general clerical support for Schoo! Support Services. This position assists in the administrative organisation of School Support Services. The occupant is part of the learn for advisory staff support and is expected [0 show initiative in the perfonnance of their duties. Perfonn reception service. Selection Criteria: Typing speed of 35wpm. Experience with word processing and spreadsheet applications. Experience with office machines, Email and Online Services. Ability to work as part of a team and to take direction. Note: Job Description and Selection Criteria can be obtained by Phoning 8951 7049. Apply: NT3!' Quote Vacancy No. 8051. SECRETARIAT Administrative Officer 7, $50877-52697, Darwin. Duties: Manager Statistics and Demography. Provide professional leadership in and supervise the collection. analysis, interpretation and reporting of statistical data. Meet the statistical reporting requirements of external authorities such as the Australian Bureau of Statistics and the Ministerial Council for Employment, Education, Vacancies - ,Io,lorthern Territor)" 3 Training and Youth Affairs. Liaise with external organisations both within and outside the Northern Territory on statistical matters. Contribute to (he continuing development of effective Departmental strategic management information systems. Selection Criteria: Graduate and Post-graduate qualifications in statistics, demography and/or related areas highly desirable. Essential: Extensive experience in supervising and contributing to the collection, analysis, interpretation and reporting of statistical data and databases maintained by the unit. High standard of oral and written communication skills, including the ability to communicate effectively with senior management. Ability to accommodate and promote change within the work environment. Advanced kno\vledge of statistical and demographic theory and its practical application. Capacity to use mainframe programming languages. Note: Applicants should address the selection criteria contained in the Job Description available from Tristian Scholz on 8999 5R91. Apply: NT28. Quote Vacancy No. 5529. DEPARTMENT OF LANDS, PLANNlKG AND ENVIRONMENT CORPORATE MANAGE~!ENT DIVISION SECRETARIAT Administrative Officer 7, 550877-52697, Darwin. Duties: Provision of high quality ministerial liaison services to the office of the Minister and the Divisions of the Department. Provision of high level secretariat, special project and executive support services to the Chief Executive Officer. Coordinating, on an Agency wide ba~is, and acting as a central focus for, information in relation to Government and corporate policy and government commitments. Selection Criteria: Essential: To have the required understanding of the structure and workings of Government. the successful applicant will need to have had substantial experience working in the Public Sector or a Ministerial office. Effective leadership and management skills, in particular the ability to manage a small, highly interactive team and to work competently under pressure. Political awareness and sensitivity and a strong commitment to meeting government and corporate objectives. Highly developed communications skills. including strong interpersonal skills and an abilit) to deal with officers at all levels of Government and persons from a range of backgrounds in the private sector. Ability to understand and apply legislation in a range of situations. An awareness of Northern Territory Government and corporate objectives. Desirable: Batchelor Degree or other tertiary qualification in a relevant field highly desirable. Management training, either though a tertiary institution or public sector courses highly desirable. Note: The Selection Criteria and Job Description may be obtained by Phoning the Recruitment Officer on 8924 402L Apply: NT54. Quote Vacancy No. 16002. DEPARTMENT OF MINES AND ENERGY TITLES MANAGEMENT DIVISION Administrative Officer 6, $43845-49015, Darwin. Duties: As Manager Customer Services, provide leadership and direction to ensure a quality customer service is delivered effectively, and is continually