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POL SIH 27R - Senior Policy Analyst

Victoria, BC
Full Time
11 days ago
Posting Title
POL SIH 27R - Senior Policy Analyst

Position Classification
Policy Social/Info/Health R27


Victoria, BC V9B6X2 CA (Primary)

Salary Range
$69,900.80 - $79,791.25 annually plus a 3.3% Temporary Market Adjustment

Close Date

Job Type
Regular Full Time

Temporary End Date

BC Public Service -> Health

Ministry Branch / Division
Workforce Planning and Development Branch, Health Human Resources and Labour Relations Dividion

Job Summary

Senior Policy Analyst
Policy Social/Information/Health R27

An eligibility list may be established.

Bring your policy and legislation expertise to this exciting leadership role.

The Health Human Resources and Labour Relations (HHRLR) Division at the Ministry of Health is responsible for a strategic and integrated approach to planning, analysis and management, professional regulation, education, recruitment and retention of the health sector workforce in support of the Ministry's broader strategic direction for the health system.

The Workforce Planning and Development Branch within HHRLR is responsible for strategies for the preparation, optimization and ongoing support and development of the health workforce in order to more effectively meet health system and population health needs and improve patient health outcomes.

The Role: This position will coordinate and lead the research, analysis, development and implementation of strategic policies, programs and legislation related to planning for the health workforce.

The BC Public Service is an award-winning employer and offers employees competitive benefits, amazing learning opportunities and a chance to engage in rewarding work with exciting career development opportunities. For more information, please see What We Offer .

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 . 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 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.

Job Requirements:
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, social sciences, business or related field, and 3 years of recent related experience* OR
  • An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.

*Recent (within the last 5 years) related work experience must include:
  • Experience in the development of policy.
  • Experience in planning and coordinating complex projects/assignments.
  • Experience in concisely and persuasively writing a range of documents/content.

Preference may be given to candidates with:
  • Workforce planning, labour market analysis or labour market program development experience.
  • Experience in the health 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 required: NO - Please do not submit a cover letter as it will not be reviewed.

Resume required: YES - A resume is required as part of your application, however, itmay notbe used for initial shortlisting purposes.

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.

Job Category
Policy, Research and Economics
Law Enforcement and Security