Member Support Officer, VCAT

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Department: Court Services Victoria
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: Administration / Secretarial
Classification: VPSG2
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/VT1961B
Closing Date: 20-Sep-2018
Salary Range: $50,828 - $65,272
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: VT1961- Position Description.doc (Word, 95KB)


Contact: Elizabeth Budd
(03) 9628 9824

Position Details

VCAT are seeking a highly motivated and collaborative Member Support Officer to join the Member Support Team.

The Role:

The successful applicant will be responsible for supporting Tribunal Members, under the direction of the Member Support Coordinator. Working in a team of Member Support Officers, the successful applicant will deliver administrative support to Tribunal Members to facilitate the effective functioning of the Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal.

Working under limited supervision, the Member Support Officer provides confidential administrative and secretarial support including, but not limited to, typing of decisions and orders, preparing documents for publication and managing correspondence.

What you need to have:

If you are someone looking to build on your administrative skills and are keen to expand your experience in a legal environment, then this may be the role for you! To ensure you are set up for success in this role, you will also have:

  • Experience in providing administrative support to multiple stakeholders
  • High level of organisation with excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Strong stakeholder management skills
  • Experience in Microsoft Office and are quick to familiarise yourself with new databases and systems

 This is a great opportunity to kick start your career or build upon your current skillset and work in a dynamic environment. 

What we can offer you:

This is an exciting time to be part of VCAT! We support our people to do their best work by offering continuous professional development, flexibility to maintain a great work-life balance and opportunities for personal growth and career development.

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

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

Applications close: Thursday 20 September 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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