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    Leadership and participation

    Inclusion in consultation, civic participation and decision making and supporting leadership development

    State Disability Plan Whole of Government Action
    Consultation and engagement processes are offered in a range of ways, including the use of technology, which maximise the participation opportunities for people with disability their families and carers.
    Year 1 - 2017–2018
    Activities/success measure
    Year 2 - 2018–2019
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    Year 3 - 2019–2020
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    Overall measure Responsible area

    Consult with departmental staff with disability, other relevant persons and peak bodies, where relevant, to improve access and participation in the workforce and at departmental facilities and venues for people with disability.

    Investigate the use and suitability of accessibility features on Apple devices and of personal devices/systems used by people with a disability to deliver reasonable adjustment through specific software or technology modification.

    Consult with departmental staff with disability, other relevant persons and peak bodies, where relevant, to improve access and participation in the workforce and at departmental facilities and venues for people with disability.

    Utilise any relevant accessibility features on Apple devices and any personal devices/systems used by people with a disability to deliver necessary assistive technologies to staff where possible.

    Consult with departmental staff with disability, other relevant persons and peak bodies, where relevant, to improve access and participation in the workforce and at departmental facilities and venues for people with disability.

    Utilise any relevant accessibility features on Apple devices and any personal devices/systems used by people with a disability to deliver necessary assistive technologies to staff where possible.

    Increased participation of people with disability in consultation (State Disability Plan measure).

    Options for engagement promoted (State Disability Plan measure).

    Arts Queensland

    Cabinet Services

    Corporate Administration Agency

    Corporate and Government Services
    Facilities Management
    Information Services

    Office of the Director-General

    Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel

    Policy Division

    Strategy and Engagement Division

    Public Service Commission

    State Disability Plan Whole of Government Action
    Queensland Government agencies consult with people with disability when either developing a Disability Service Plan or implementing Disability Service Plan actions.
    Year 1 - 2017–2018
    Activities/success measure
    Year 2 - 2018–2019
    Activities/success measure
    Year 3 - 2019–2020
    Activities/success measure
    Overall measure Responsible area

    Consult with departmental staff with disability and other relevant persons during the development and implementation of specific Disability Service Plan actions.

    Consult with departmental staff with disability and other relevant persons during the development and implementation of specific Disability Service Plan actions.

    Consult with departmental staff with disability and other relevant persons during the development and implementation of specific Disability Service Plan actions.

    Consultation with people with disability is included in the Disability Service Plans 2017–2020, and/or the implementation of actions (State Disability Plan measure).

    Corporate Administration Agency
    Human Resources

    Corporate and Government Services
    Human Resource Services
    Organisational Culture

    State Disability Plan Whole of Government Action
    Existing leadership programs are accessible and inclusive of Queenslanders with disability.
    Year 1 - 2017–2018
    Activities/success measure
    Year 2 - 2018–2019
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    Year 3 - 2019–2020
    Activities/success measure
    Overall measure Responsible area

    Tailor the content, structure and delivery of departmental leadership programs to ensure that they meet the specific needs of people with disability.

    Tailor the content, structure and delivery of departmental leadership programs to ensure that they meet the specific needs of people with disability.

    Tailor the content, structure and delivery of departmental leadership programs to ensure that they meet the specific needs of people with disability.

    Application and assessment processes for Queensland Government leadership programs are accessible. (State Disability Plan measure).

    Participant demographics for Queensland Government leadership programs are representative of the community (State Disability Plan measure).

    Corporate and Government Services
    Human Resource Services
    Organisational Culture

    Public Service Commission

    State Disability Plan Whole of Government Action
    Promote inclusion of people with disability on State Government boards, steering committees and advisory bodies to foster ‘change from within’.
    Year 1 - 2017–2018
    Activities/success measure
    Year 2 - 2018–2019
    Activities/success measure
    Year 3 - 2019–2020
    Activities/success measure
    Overall measure Responsible area

    Collaborate with the Department of Communities, Child Services and Disability Services (DCCSDS) to promote opportunities for people with disability to be appointed to Queensland Government Bodies.

    Undertake a DPC lead advertising campaign to encourage people with disability to register on the Queensland Register of Nominees to Government Bodies.

    Include a people with disability nominee in every search of the Queensland Register of Nominees to Government Bodies provided to departments, including those for the Premier’s portfolio government bodies.

    Review success of promoting nominees who are people with disability to departments for board appointments.

    Application and appointment processes for Queensland Government boards, steering committees and advisory bodies are accessible to Queenslanders with disability (State Disability Plan measure).

    Increased number of people with disability registered on the Queensland Register of Nominees to Government Bodies (Department of Premier and Cabinet Measure).

    Corporate and Government Services
    Appointments and Constitutional Services

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    Last updated:
    26 July, 2017
    Last reviewed:
    26 July, 2017