The Federal Court of Australia are seeking APS 4 Deputy Associates and APS 5 Associates to support Judicial Officers in the Federal Circuit Court of Australia jurisdiction. These roles will be based in the Sydney office. The APS 4 positions are non-ongoing, full-time for a period of 12 months with possible extensions up to 3 years, and the APS 5 positions may be the same or may be ongoing.
The duties of the APS 4 Deputy Associate are:
The Deputy Associate is part of a team who assist the Judge in the day-to-day management of Chambers and Court. The role of the Deputy Associate is to assist the Associate and deputise for them when they are on leave or on circuit.
The duties of the APS 5 Associate are:
The Associate is part of a team assisting a Judge in the day to day management of Chambers and Court. The role of the Associate is to manage chambers and to supervise the Deputy Associate.
APS 4, Deputy Associate - $63,794 - $69,264 per annum, plus superannuation
APS 5, Associate - $71,152 - $75,445 per annum, plus superannuation
Employment with the Federal Court of Australia is subject to the requirement of the Public Service Act 1999. The following requirements also apply:
Interested candidates who have received a redundancy benefit from an Australian Public Service agency are welcome to apply, but note that they cannot be engaged until their redundancy benefit period has expired, unless the Public Service Commissioner agrees.