Management Band 3
An eligibility list may be established.
These positions are excluded from union membership.
There are 2 Director positions available; Director, Teaching Universities, Institutes and Learner Transitions and Director, Colleges and Community Access.
The Post-Secondary Policy and Programs and Division Responsible for Learner Supports enables an innovative, high- quality, accessible post-secondary education system by supporting institutions – as partners – to provide students with the best post-secondary education experience possible and assisting British Columbians who seek access to this system with flexible and appropriate financial tools and supports.
The Director leads and directs the development, implementation and evaluation of a number of post-secondary system-wide policy initiatives, such as co-operative education and work integrated learning, future of education, student transitions, dual credit, open education resources, libraries, and rural access and sustainability. The Director also leads/oversees the implementation of ministry and corporate strategies as they relate to BC’s public post-secondary institutions. This position develops strategic and collaborative partnerships with post-secondary partners and across government to achieve desired objectives.
The BC Public Service is committed to creating a diverse workplace to represent the population we serve and to better meet the needs of our citizens. Consider joining our team and being part of an innovative, inclusive and rewarding workplace.
For complete details about this opportunity, including accountabilities, please refer to the attached job profile.? For specific position related enquiries, please contact Dean.Goodman@gov.bc.ca ? DO NOT SEND YOUR APPLICATION TO THIS EMAIL ADDRESS.? For more information about how to create or update your profile and how to submit your application, please refer to the Job Application page on the MyHR website. If you are still experiencing technical difficulty applying for a competition, please send an e-mail to BCPSA.Hiring.Centre@gov.bc.ca, before the stated closing time, and we will respond as soon as possible to assist you.
NOTE: Applications will be accepted until 11:00 pm Pacific Time on the closing date of the competition.
In order to be considered for this position, your application must clearly demonstrate how you meet the education and experience as outlined below:
- Degree in Public Administration, Business Administration, Social Sciences, Education or another related area and a minimum of 5 years recent, related senior level experience including:
– policy, program development and implementation,
– project management,
– strategic planning,
– issues management,
–?developing positive relationships with stakeholders with diverse needs, interests and mandates.
- Minimum one year experience leading, coaching and supervising staff and/or large, long-term project teams.
- Preference may be given to candidates with recent, related experience in the post-secondary education sector.
Applicants selected to move forward in the hiring process may be assessed on the Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies as outlined in the attached Job Profile located in the Additional Information section at the bottom of the posting.?
A Criminal Record Check (CRC) will be required.
Cover Letter: YES – A cover letter is required as part of your application. The content and/or format of your cover letter may be evaluated as part of the assessment process.
Resume: YES –?Ensure your resume includes your educational accomplishments, employment history including start and end dates (month and year) of your employment, and any relevant information that relates to the job to which you are applying.? Please limit your resume to 6 pages or less.
Questionnaire: YES – You will be required to answer a standard questionnaire.