Director for DES Program and Policy
Department of Social Services
Justin is currently the Director for DES Program and Policy. He develops the policy and how it is operationalised for Disability Employment Services. This work also includes the day-to-day running of the program. Recently he successfully played a leading role in the implementation and transition to the newly reformed DES program. With 19 years of experience in the Australian Public Service, Justin has primarily worked in employment-related areas. This includes more than four years in DES performance and policy roles.
In 1999, Justin began his APS career as an IT developer responsible for designing and building the IT platforms for Job Network. Later, amongst other employment-related roles, he managed Job Services Australia performance.