DSS Jobs – Manager

Website Department of Social Services

Job Description:

The TAS State Office manages government-funded programs that are delivered through third-party service providers across Tasmania, as well having specialist teams that manage government funded providers across Australia, in a broad range of programs including Health, Social Services and Capital.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Assess and monitor the performance of grant recipients in accordance with grant agreement and program guidelines
  • Build strong relationships with grant recipients to assist them to deliver and manage issues and risks
  • Provide information about service delivery to relevant stakeholders
  • Maintain knowledge of relevant program guidelines, legislation and policy frameworks
  • Identify, document and escalate issues and risks
  • Contribute to a high-performing team culture that engages effectively with change
  • Provide leadership to staff and support their development
  • Demonstrate positivity and a solution-focused way of working to achieve results
  • Prepare high quality accurate correspondence, submissions and briefings/responses
  • Adhere to standard processes and identify improvements.

Job Details:

Company: Department of Social Services

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Canberra, Australia

Application Deadline: N/A

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