TAFE Directors Australia

Supporting our member institutes since 1998



Policy Analyst

An internal review has identified the need in TDA for added capability in policy research and analysis.

Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer (CEO), the Policy Analyst is responsible for:

  • In consultation with TDA members, researching and supporting the development of policy on selected vocational and higher education issues with particular emphasis on TAFE priorities
  • Supporting TDA’s capacity as a leader, voice and advocate for technical and further education (TAFE), and our 1.5 million TAFE students, and employer clients across our 57 TAFE member Institutes including six dual sector universities with TAFE divisions.
  • Supporting TDA’s contribution to national VET policy, and identifying opportunities to support our TAFEs offering higher education specialist qualifications.
  • Establishing effective networks and  relationships with Governments, stakeholders and partners

In performing these duties it is expected that the Policy Analyst will support the roles of the CEO, the Directors, Policy & Stakeholder Engagement and Tertiary and the Board by providing timely papers and information and in doing so, work closely with other members of the TDA staff team.

Position description

All applications should be addressed to:

The Chief Executive
TAFE Directors Australia
PO Box 707
Broadway NSW 2007
Email: mriordan@tda.edu.au

Applications closed Friday 26 February 2016