Legal Research Officer - Projects, Judicial College of Victoria (VPSG4)

Job posted: 13/07/2021
Applications close: 03/08/2021 (Midnight)
10 days remaining

10 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time / 12 months

Organisation: Court Services Victoria

Salary: $87,640 - $99,438

Occupation: Legal

Reference: VG/JS0428

Reference: VG/JS0428

Occupation: Legal

Salary Range: $87,640 - $99,438

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

Exciting opportunity for talented legal researcher to join the Judicial College of Victoria.

  • Directly contribute to key resources used by Victoria's judiciary and legal profession
  • Immerse yourself in facsinating legal research and writing projects
  • Thrive is a small, supportive, and dedicated team

About the Judicial College

The College exists to inform and enrich the Victorian judiciary. Everything we do, whether in-person or online, is designed to impart knowledge and insight. We support judges, magistrates, coroners and tribunal members to develop the skills they need to perform at their best.

About the Role

Reporting to the Director Judicial Information Services, the Legal Research Officer – Projects researches, writes and updates the College's widely referenced publications and resources. The role has a specific focus on the coronial and civil jurisdictions, but will also have the opportunity to deliver other discrete legal research projects.

About you

You have strong experience in legal research, with a background in legal practice, academia, legal policy or judicial education. You have a broad knowledge of the Victorian justice system, and in particular, of court and tribunal processes.

You have a reputation for exceptional plain language legal writing skills, with the demonstrated ability to clearly communicate legal facts and principles in a succinct and accessible manner.

Learn more about the College at www.judicialcollege.vic.edu.au

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
  • completed application form (see file attachment)

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

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.

Legal Research Officer - Projects, Judicial College of Victoria (VPSG4)

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David Tedhams on (03) 9032 0555; or | David.Tedhams@judicialcollege.vic.edu.au

Legal Research Officer - Projects, Judicial College of Victoria (VPSG4)