A UNIQUE OPPORTUNITY FOR AN EXPERIENCED HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGER
The Ministry of Education, Heritage and Arts is seeking applications from HR Professionals with senior management experience to provide strategic leadership to the HR Department and manage the HR Function to enable the Ministry to deliver high quality educational services. Reporting to the Permanent Secretary this position is responsible for:
1. Ensuring high levels of service delivery in all aspects of HR Management and supporting the creation of a professional workforce culture;
2. Establishing and maintaining a HR policy and procedures framework which creates an accountable and transparent framework for HR services and improves consistency and fairness of practice;
3. Providing high level policy advice to the Permanent Secretary and other Executive Managers on HR functions, policies and procedures;
4. Ensuring that the administration of employee entitlements is compliant with legislation and government policy and is within the approved budget.
HOW TO APPLY
The Role Description for the position is available from the Ministry website www.education.gov.fj. To apply please send your CV including 2 referees and a cover letter to HRMjobapplications@gmail.com clearly indicting that you are applying for Head of HR - vacancy # 04/2020
This role is based in Suva on a 5-year contract.
CLOSING DATE: 4.30PM, FRIDAY 24 JANUARY 2020
LATE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED
VISION - Quality Education for Change, Peace and Progress
MISSION - To provide a holistic and empowering education system that enables all children to realise and appreciate fully their inheritance and potential contributing to peaceful and sustainable national development
ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES -
The Ministry of Education is responsible for the design, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of educational legislations, policies and programmes in Fiji. We provide the structures, human resources, budget and administrative and management support to ensure that the quality of service delivery is maintained at a high level. We are specifically tasked to conduct and deliver education services to the following: