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Job Opportunity: Court Officer (Koori Identified Position)

5 Mar 2024

A law degree is required for this role that is responsible for facilitating and managing court proceedings, and providing dedicated support to the Supervising Magistrate for Koori Justice.

About the role

Court Officers are responsible for a range of duties including but not limited to:

  • Facilitate and manage court proceedings, as well as provide dedicated support to the Supervising Magistrate for Koori Justice in performing their responsibilities.

  • Work collaboratively with teams from the Melbourne Magistrates' Court, liaising with coordinators, Family Violence and Specialist Courts and Program staff to ensure timely assessments of matters, appropriate referrals to legal assistance and support services.

  • Assist the effective functioning of the court by performing a range of administrative services and clerical tasks to ensure matter readiness.

This is a Koori identified position, in accordance with Court Services Victoria's Designated Positions Policy. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply.

Applications close 20/06/24.

About you

Successful candidates will have demonstrated the following:

  • Ability to communicate and speak clearly and concisely when providing information or responding to others.

  • Strong listening skills and the ability to adjust communication style and messages to ensure clarity of understanding.

  • Attention to detail.

  • Ability to work co-operatively with team members and clients.

If you are Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander, please apply. We will give you priority consideration, as per the Special Measures provision of the Equal Opportunity Act 2010. To receive priority consideration please provide a confirmation of Aboriginality.

How to Apply

Visit the link here for more information on the position and how to apply.

For further enquiries, contact Adriana Kalinic, Court Officer Program Coordinator, on

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