Jobs/Executive Coach


Executive Coach



Agency / Department

Digital Transformation Agency

Experience Level


Employment Type


Expected Rate (inc. Super)

$115 per hour***


Australian Capital Territory


The Digital Transformation Agency’s (DTA) purpose is to lead digital transformation to make Australian Government services simple, quick and personalised. The DTA has wide-ranging accountabilities including whole-of-government digital strategy, policy and advice, delivery of whole-of-government platforms and technologies as well as digital skills development and sourcing.

The Executive Coach will work with the Executive Leadership group within the Division to upskill and coach Directors to achieve quality outcomes and become high performing leaders.


This position will:

  • Work with the Senior Executive team to understand needs and expectations, and work with the leadership team to manage and execute high quality outcomes
  • Coach Executive Leaders to produce quality work, establishing strong processes to manage workload and effectively manage upwards
  • Design and implement fit for purpose solutions for leaders to apply, based on individual styles of working
  • Assist in developing capability at all levels throughout the Division to ensure there is depth and quality in our APS staff

Essential Criteria

  • Strong organisational skills, communication skills and problem-solving ability
  • Proven experience successfully coaching high pressure teams to improve quality of work
  • Proven experience working with leaders to implement changes to better manage large workloads
  • Demonstrated experience coaching leaders to manage upwards and meet senior executive expectations
  • Demonstrated ability to provide on-the-job coaching to leaders juggling multiple priorities

Desired Criteria

  • Positive mindset to support leaders through change in a high-pressure environment
  • Demonstrated experience in fostering strong culture within teams

Security Clearance

Ability to obtain baseline clearance


One x 6 month extension option

**Please refer to our Terms and Conditions for more information regarding the expected rate



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