WW6478 - UPI Data Steward Manager - (Full-time) - Department of health and Human Services - Melbourne, VIC

  • Pay Rate: $116,863 - $156,387

The Department of Health and Human Services develops and delivers policies, programs and services that support and enhance the wellbeing of all Victorians. Our services are in line with the government's vision for making Victoria a stronger, more caring and innovative state.

Our vision is to achieve the best health, wellbeing and safety of all Victorians so that they can live a life they value.

We are building an inclusive workplace that embraces diversity of backgrounds and differences to realise the potential of our employees for innovation and delivering services aimed at enhancing the lives of vulnerable Victorians.

The department is committed to the safety of its clients. The department takes a zero tolerance approach to abuse, including child abuse and abuse of people with disability.

Departmental employees are required to comply with all legal requirements including the Child Safe Standards to keep children safe from harm and abuse.

All jobs can be worked flexibly and we encourage job applications from Aboriginal people, people with disabilities, LGBTI and people from culturally diverse backgrounds.

If you want a career within a department striving to make Victoria the best place to be and helping shape communities we all want to be part of, then we encourage you to apply.

If you are an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander applicant, or if you have a disability, and require advice and support with the recruitment process, contact our Diversity Unit on DiversityInclusion@dhhs.vic.gov.au.

The department has a zero tolerance towards violence within the workplace and recognises the rights of all staff to be free from violence and gender-related discrimination. We are proudly working with White Ribbon to create a safer workplace.

Responsibilities / Duties: 

The UPI Data Steward Manager will establish, implement and maintain the internal controls, processes and procedures that support the successful operation of the Unique Patient Identification (UPI) solution at the department in collaboration with health services' stakeholders. The position will establish the governance model including the methods and procedures for successful operation of the solution including tracking data quality, completeness and improvement opportunities. The UPI Data Steward Manager will engage with various internal and external stakeholder to define data processes, quality metrics, agree on targets, and create plans managing toward the targets.

  • Able to build and manage a small operations team to be responsible for delivering and supporting best practice data governance and management processes across the Victorian public health service.
  • Confident, approachable and able to provide clear, concise and sound advice on data from both the business and technical perspective.
  • Able to demonstrate efficient and effective management of information management services, systems and processes.
  • A person with strong expertise and experience in the development of health data collection, quality and reporting systems.


Bronwyn Taylor
Principal eHealth Advisor
Phone: (03) 9096 9045
Email: bronwyn.c.taylor@dhhs.vic.gov.au

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Applications Close On: 
29 November 2018