Member Support Officer, VCAT

VCAT are seeking a highly motivated and collaborative Member Support Officer to join the Member Support Team.
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Department: Court Services Victoria
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: Legal
Classification: VPSG3
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/VT2182B
Closing Date: 22-Jul-2018
Salary Range: $66,699 - $80,987
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: VT2182- Position Description.doc (Word, 91KB)


Contact: Elizabeth Budd
(03) 9628 9824

Position Details

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 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 who enjoys working independently, can manage multiple competing priorities, 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:

  • Proven experience in providing administrative support to projects and long-term tasks
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • The ability to develop and maintain effective relationships with a variety of internal and external stakeholders
  • Experience with Microsoft Office suite and can quickly familiarise yourself with new databases and systems.

What we can offer you:

This is an exciting time to be a 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 and
  • a short covering letter

For further information on the position, please see the attached position description or contact Elizabeth Budd on (03) 9628 9824. 

Applications close: Sunday 22 July 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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