Senior Policy Analyst******POSTING CLOSING DATE EXTENDED UNTIL MARCH 5TH 2019******
Policy Social/Info/Health R27
An eligibility list may be established.
2 positions available.
An excellent opportunity to apply your analytical expertise
The Primary Care Division sets the foundation for the delivery of high quality health services by establishing patient centered health services policy for the delivery of provincial health care services. The division monitors quality assurance in the system, designs service delivery models that meet the needs of patients and works with service delivery partners on key action and quality improvement initiatives.
This position will coordinate and lead the research, analysis, development and implementation of Primary Care Networks (PCN) and associated strategic policies and legislation within the Division.
As the Senior Policy Analyst, you are able to work effectively in a team environment, while also independently managing projects and tasks. If you are a skilled analytical thinker, effective communicator, have excellent time management techniques and thrive in a dynamic environment with evolving priorities, we look forward to your application.
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.
The capital of British Columbia, Victoria is a beautiful city, with beautiful beaches and harbours, and a variety of provincial parks to explore. Located on Vancouver Island, Victoria offers a bustling downtown scene and has a wide range of restaurants and entertainment venues to choose from.
For complete details about this opportunity, including accountabilities, please refer to the attached job profile. For specific position related enquiries, please contact Stan.Bersenev@gov.bc.ca DO NOT SEND YOUR APPLICATION TO THIS EMAIL ADDRESS. For more information about how to complete your job application, add/edit your resume and for more useful tips when applying for jobs, please refer to the Your 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 Standard 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:
- Masters Degree (preferred) in public administration, business administration, health administration, law, economics or a related field and a minimum of 3 years progressive and recent, related experience* OR
- Bachelors Degree in public administration, business administration, health administration, law, economics or a related field and a minimum of 4 years progressive and recent, related experience* OR
- Diploma in health in public administration, business administration, health administration, law, economics or a related field and a minimum of 5 years progressive and recent, related experience* OR
- A minimum of 6 years progressive and recent, related experience*
*Recent progressive and recent, related experience must include:
- Experience developing legislation, regulation and policy in the health care sector or social policy sector.
- Experiencing developing and implementing policies and issues-management.
- Experience providing policy and issues-management advice to senior executives and preparing briefing materials.
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: NO – Please do not submit a cover letter as it will not be reviewed.
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.
Questionnaire: YES (COMPREHENSIVE) – As part of the application process, you will be prompted to complete a comprehensive online questionnaire to demonstrate how you meet the job requirements. Please allot approximately 60 minutes to complete the questionnaire.
IMPORTANT: Comprehensive questionnaire responses will be used to shortlist applicants against the job requirements. Please ensure you include all relevant information about your educational accomplishments and employment history including job titles, start and end dates (month and year) of your employment, and your accountabilities and accomplishments.