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Page last updated 11 November 2013

  • Appointment of Executive Director, Department of the State Heritage Office

    24 June 2015

    The Public Sector Commissioner today announced that on 23 June 2015, the deputy of the Governor in Executive Council has approved the appointment of Mr Graeme Gammie to the office of chief executive officer titled Executive Director, Department of the State Heritage Office commencing on 23 June 2015 for a five (5) year term. 

    Mr Gammie is currently the Acting Executive Director, Department of the State Heritage Office.

    The Public Sector Commissioner extended his congratulations to Mr Gammie on his appointment to the office.

     

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  • Reappointment of Commissioner, Mental Health Commission

    22 June 2015

    The Public Sector Commissioner today announced that Her Excellency, the Governor in Executive Council has approved the reappointment of Mr Timothy Marney to the position titled Commissioner, Mental Health Commission commencing on 20 June 2015 for a five (5) year term.

    The Public Sector Commissioner extended his congratulations to Mr Marney on his reappointment to the position.

     

    Contact:

    Office of the Commissioner   6552 8551

  • Public Sector Commission 2016 graduate program

    19 June 2015

    To secure a job that commences in late January 2016, apply for the Public Sector Commission’s graduate program.

    The Commission leads the sector in public administration and provides expertise to enhance the integrity, effectiveness and efficiency of public sector agencies and employees.

    The Commission particularly encourages applications from graduates with degrees in Human Resource Management, Law, Organisational Psychology, Public Policy, Humanities, Industrial (Employment) Relations or Business.

  • Reappointment of Director General, Disability Services Commission

    9 June 2015

    The Public Sector Commissioner today announced that Her Excellency, the Governor in Executive Council has approved the reappointment of Dr Ron Chalmers to the office titled Director General, Disability Services Commission commencing on 6 November 2015 for a five (5) year term.

    The Public Sector Commissioner extended his congratulations to Dr Chalmers on his reappointment to the position.

     

    Contact:
    Office of the Commissioner   6552 8551

  • Disability access and inclusion plan

    18 May 2015

    The Commission’s draft Disability access and inclusion plan 2015-2020 outlines the ways in which the Commission will ensure that all people in Western Australia have equitable and inclusive access to our services, facilities and information.
  • Reappointment of General Manager, Office of Environmental Protection Authority

    29 April 2015

    The Public Sector Commissioner announced that on 29 April 2015 Her Excellency, the Governor in Executive Council approved the reappointment of Mr Kim Taylor to the position of General Manager, Office of Environmental Protection Authority. Mr Taylor’s reappointment is effective from 21 September 2015 for a five year term.

    Mr Taylor was first appointed to the position of General Manager, Office of Environmental Protection Authority on 21 September 2010.

    The reappointment followed consultation with the Minister for Environment.

  • Reappointment of Commissioner for Main Roads, Chief Executive Officer of the Public Transport Authority, Director General of the Department of Transport

    15 April 2015

    The Public Sector Commissioner today announced that the Governor in Executive Council has approved the reappointment of Mr Reece Waldock to the following offices:

    • Commissioner for Main Roads
    • Chief Executive Officer of the Public Transport Authority
    • Director General, of the Department of Transport

    The reappointment is for a term commencing on 3 May 2015 and concluding on 29 July 2016.

  • Appointment of Director General, Department of Fisheries

    31 March 2015

    The Public Sector Commissioner today announced that on 31 March 2015, the Governor in Executive Council approved the appointment of Ms Heather Brayford to the chief executive officer position titled Director General, Department of Fisheries.

    Ms Brayford’s appointment is effective from 14 April 2015 for a term of five years.

    Ms Brayford is the currently the acting Director General, Department of Fisheries.

    The Public Sector Commissioner extended his congratulations to Ms Brayford on her appointment to the position.

     

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  • Reappointment of Commissioner for Equal Opportunity, Equal Opportunity Commission

    26 March 2015

    On 4 March 2015, the Governor in Executive Council approved the reappointment of Ms Allanah Lucas to the office of Commissioner for Equal Opportunity. Ms Lucas has been reappointed for a further three (3) year term commencing on 6 May 2015.

    Ms Lucas has held the position of Commissioner for Equal Opportunity since 28 June 2013.

    The reappointment followed consultation with the Attorney General.

    The Public Sector Commissioner extends his congratulations to Ms Lucas on her reappointment to the position.

  • Appointment of Director General, Department of Health

    17 March 2015

    The Public Sector Commissioner today announced that the Governor in Executive Council has approved the appointment of Dr David Russell-Weisz to the position titled Director General, Department of Health for a five (5) year term commencing on 3 August 2015.  

    Dr Russell-Weisz is currently Chief Executive, Fiona Stanley Hospital Commissioning. 

    The Public Sector Commissioner extended his congratulations to Dr Russell-Weisz on his appointment to the position.

  • Leadership essentials information sessions

    3 December 2014

    ‘Leadership essentials’ has been released as the first of a series of initiatives developed by the Centre for Public Sector Excellence. A number of Information sessions will be held at Dumas House (2 Havelock St, West Perth) for interested participants and facilitators.
  • Targeted separation scheme 2014-2015 guidelines

    14 November 2014

    As announced recently by the Premier, a targeted voluntary separation offer for approximately 1,500 employees who are, or are likely to become surplus to requirements within relevant general government sector agencies will be offered. 

    Achieving this target will be met through two employment separation strategies involving:

  • Premier’s Awards 2014 ceremony

    11 November 2014

    On Wednesday 5 November, the 2014 Premier’s Awards for Excellence in Public Sector Management were presented in a twilight ceremony in the Premier’s Cabinet Rooms at Hale House.

    The Premier’s Awards were established in 1996, and recognise exceptional performance and outstanding service delivery to the community.

    Fifty entries were received this year from state and local government agencies across metropolitan and regional areas.

  • Appointment of Director General, Department of Regional Development

    6 November 2014

    The Public Sector Commissioner announced that the Governor in Executive Council has approved the appointment of Mr David (Ralph) Addis to the office of Director General, Department of Regional Development for a five (5) year term commencing on 11 November 2014.

    Mr Addis was the founding Chief Executive Officer of Wunan Foundation, where he worked to develop the organisation’s commercial, strategic and social change capabilities.

  • Appointment of Chief Executive Officer, Lotterywest

    5 November 2014

    The Public Sector Commissioner announced that the Governor in Executive Council has approved the appointment of Mr Paul Andrew to the position titled Chief Executive Officer, Lotterywest for a five (5) year term commencing on 2 February 2015.

    Mr Andrew is currently Chief Executive Officer, Surf Life Saving Western Australia.

    The Public Sector Commissioner extended his congratulations to Mr Andrew on his appointment to the position.

    Contact:
    Office of the Commissioner 6552 8551

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