Court Support Services Advanced Case Manager (Disability)

The Magistrates’ Court of Victoria’s vision is to be an innovative, accessible and responsive court that provides quality services to the Victorian community. Operating at 51 locations across the state, the court has a broad and diverse jurisdiction. For more information www.magistratescourt.vic.gov.au. 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: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: Community Services
Classification: VPSG4
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/MC2469B
Closing Date: 21-Jan-2018
Salary Range: $81,354 - $92,304
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: MC2469 - Candidate Application Form.doc (Word, 107KB)


MC2469 Position Description - Advanced Disability CM.doc (Word, 100KB)


Contact: Nigel Phillips
0400 792 557

Position Details

The Magistrates' Court of Victoria is seeking a highly motivated and enthusiastic person to join its Court Support Services (CSS) team based at Melbourne Magistrates' Court. 

The Court Support Services Advanced Case Manager (Disability) provides case management to accused persons who have complex needs and who are participating in court support programs during their bail or pre-sentence period. This position has a particular focus on working with clients with complex intellectual disability support needs. 

As an advanced practitioner within the team, you will also provide practice leadership and mentoring to other case managers in their work with clients with complex disability support needs.

We encourage you to apply if you possess the following:

  • Relevant qualifications in social work, psychology or equivalent discipline
  • Extensive experience in assessing and case managing clients with complex needs
  • Experience in providing coaching and mentoring to staff
  • Detailed knowledge of the disability service system and practice models for working with clients with complex disability support needs
  • Strong team player with effective communication skills and a flexible approach 

In return, CSS offers a unique opportunity to develop your leadership and clinical skills within a supportive team environment. You will be provided with ongoing professional development opportunities and be part of a court-based team committed to supporting people with complex mental health support needs.

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  Nigel Phillips on 0400 792 557.

Applications close Sunday 21 January 2018 

Magistrates' Court of Victoria's vision is that all employees access and enjoy the same rights, responsibilities, resources and opportunities regardless of their gender, identity or cultural beliefs. The Magistrates' Court of Victoria is committed to providing a safe and respectful workplace and has zero tolerance for violence against women.


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