Recruitment and HR Advisor, County Court Victoria

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 www.countycourt.vic.gov.au. Court Services Victoria (CSV) is the employer of staff at all Victorian courts, Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal and the Judicial College of Victoria (excluding judicial officers) 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: Human Resources (HR)
Classification: VPSG4
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/CC1187C
Closing Date: 22-Oct-2017
Salary Range: $79,955 - $90,716
Job Duration: 12 months
Attachments: CC1187 Recruitment and Human Resources Advisor PD.docx (Word, 75KB)


Candidate Application Form - CC1187 Recruitment and Human Resources Advisor.doc (Word, 81KB)


Contact: Vanessa Leoncelli
(03) 8636 6318

Position Details

The County Court of Victoria is established pursuant to the County Court Act 1958. It has original and appellate jurisdiction and is the principal trial court in the State of Victoria. The Court hears over 11,000 criminal and civil cases a year. The County Court has unlimited monetary jurisdiction in civil matters. In its criminal jurisdiction, the Court hears all indictable offences except treason, murder and related offences. 

There are a total of 65 Judges of the Court and over 200 staff, including judicial support staff.  The County Court regularly conducts circuit sittings at 12 circuit courts situated in major centres throughout regional Victoria.

The Court's vision is to be a leader in court excellence, delivering the highest standard of justice to the community and inspiring public confidence in the rule of law.

The position operates within a complex, demanding and sensitive environment that requires the capacity to provide authoritative advice, exercise sound judgement and operate with excellent organisational skills.

The Recruitment and Human Resources Advisor provides administrative and customer service support to hiring managers, the Judiciary and prospective and active job applicants and other stakeholders on a wide range of recruitment related matters.

The position also provides authoritative advice on conditions of employment, and other people management related issues to judges and all court staff. 

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 Vanessa Leoncelli on (03) 8636 6318.

Applications close Sunday 22 October 2017.


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