Associate to Her Honour Judge Millane, County Court of Victoria

Job Details
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Department: Court Services Victoria
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Legal
Classification: VPSG3
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/CC1075C
Closing Date: 13-Dec-2018
Salary Range: $66,699 - $80,987
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: CC1075- Candidate Application Form.doc (Word, 105KB)

CC1075- Position Description.docx (Word, 85KB)

Carole Geddes on (03) 8636 6414

Position Details

Associate to Her Honour Judge Millane at the County Court of Victoria

  • Sought after Associate position within the County Court of Victoria
  • Full-time, Fixed-term appointment for 12 months (with the possibility of further extension/s) commencing from January 2019
  • Be part of a dynamic and innovative organisational culture
  • Commencing salary of $67,866 + 9.5% Superannuation.

The County Court of Victoria is the principal trial court in the State of Victoria. The Court hears and determines criminal, common law and commercial matters. Our 70 Judges hear more than 12,000 cases per year across the three divisions. The County Court is committed to continuous improvement in accordance with the International Framework for Court Excellence.

The Associate operates within a complex, demanding and sensitive environment. You will require excellent organisational skills, sound judgment and the ability to communicate with a diverse range of people in a variety of situations. As the Associate to Her Honour Judge Millane you will be working only within the civil jurisdiction of the Court and at VCAT.

You will provide operational, administrative and technical legal support to the Judge both in chambers and in court. This involves case file management; a strong emphasis on communication at all levels and may include legal research.

Working within a close knit team you will be required to work collaboratively with your colleagues and the wider court and VCAT to achieve common goals and work towards fulfilling the court's directions.

Ideally you will have a suitable legal background, a high level of attention to detail, superior written, verbal and technical skills and the drive to succeed. We are looking for someone with a mature outlook who works well under pressure and demonstrates resilience. This is an exciting opportunity to build on your legal portfolio whilst contributing to critical service delivery at the County Court.

How to apply

To apply, please click the ‘Apply Now' button, ensuring you include the following documents in your application:

  • resume
  • a short covering letter
  • completed application form (see file attachment)

For further information on the position, please see the attached position description.

Applications close: Thursday 13 December 2018

Other information

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 is committed to building a diverse workforce and inclusive culture. We strongly encourage people of all abilities to apply, particularly people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander heritage, and those who may experience diversity or disability related barriers in securing employment.

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