Registrar, Mental Health Tribunal

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Job Details
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Department: Mental Health Tribunal
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: Administration / Secretarial
Classification: VPSG4
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/DHHS/MHT/407032
Closing Date: 01-Oct-2017
Salary Range: $79,955 - $90,716
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: 407032 PD VPS4 Registrar.Sept.2017.docx (Word, 188KB)
Job Specification

407032 PD VPS4 Registrar.Sept.pdf (PDF, 375KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Zashalla Nicholson

Position Details

Number of vacancies available: 1
Position Summary:

Reporting to the Principal Registrar, the Registrar contributes to the leadership and management of the Registry and manages one of two teams of Deputy Registrars.  The Registry is responsible for listing and organising Tribunal hearings, rostering of members, case management, and the management of associated documentation including the statutory register.  The position requires a highly motivated individual who is committed to the highest level of client service, has sound team management skills, is able to set priorities and work under pressure.

Are you

  • Committed to service excellence?
  • A strong and effective manager?
  • An excellent communicator with highly developed interpersonal and analytical skills?


How to Apply:

Applicants are encouraged to apply online, submitting a cover letter and a current resume.

Please note:

For this role, you are not required to address each of the key selection criteria in a separate written document. Applicants are strongly encouraged to view the Information for Applicants document to obtain guidance on what to include in your cover letter and resume. This document also provides information on the department's recruitment and employment safety screening processes.

Click 'Apply Now' below to submit your interest in this role, or click here to obtain step-by-step guidance on how to register and apply online.
For further information please visit the Department of Health and Human Services website:

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