Managing Associate (List Courts), County Court

The County Court is Victoria’s major trial court. It has jurisdiction to hear a variety of civil, criminal and appellate matters. More information about the court is available at Court Services Victoria (CSV) is the employer of staff at all Victorian courts and tribunals, the Judicial College of Victoria, and the Judicial Commission of Victoria. CSV offers a wide range of legal and non-legal career options as well as attractive employee benefits. CSV strongly encourages applications from people of any gender, age, religion, ethnicity, language, sexual orientation, gender identity, with a disability, and varied cultural backgrounds, including people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander heritage.
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Department: Court Services Victoria
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Legal
Classification: VPSG4
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/CC0988D
Closing Date: 28-Jan-2018
Salary Range: $81,354 - $92,304
Job Duration: until 31/12/2018
Attachments: CC0988 - Candidate Application Form.doc (Word, 104KB)

CC0988 Position Description.docx (Word, 88KB)

Contact: Katie O'Keeffe
(03) 8636 6494

Position Details

The Managing Associate List Courts operates within a complex and demanding environment that requires capacity to exercise judgment, excellent organisational skills and leadership.

Each of the General and Sexual Offences Lists are supported by two List Associates and operate independently both in processes and the support that is provided. Backfilling of List Associates during times of leave is difficult due to available trained resources and the specialised nature of the work.  

The Criminal Division objectives for support of the List Courts are to; maximise consistency in practice across the lists; enhance data collection; and achieve a sustainable staff resourcing model that addresses resourcing for peak workloads, leave coverage and succession planning. The Managing Associate List Courts will work in consultation with the Deputy CEO and Judges in charge of Lists to deliver on these objectives.

To lead, develop and manage the team of List Associates responsible for the effective delivery of support to the Judges in the General and Sexual Offences Lists.

How to Apply:

Applicants are encouraged to apply online, outlining professional skills, knowledge and personal qualities.  Applications should include:

1) resume

2) a short covering letter and

3) completed application form (see file attachment).

You are only required to address the Key Selection Criteria listed in the Application Form. Individual responses to “key selection criteria” listed on the Position Description are not required. Attachments can be uploaded in either Microsoft Word or PDF format.

Applicants should view the full position description attached to this advertisement before applying. 

For all enquiries regarding this position, please contact Katie O'Keeffe on (03) 8636 6494.

Applications close Sunday 28 January 2018 


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