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Mental Health Tribunal – Deputy President

Mental Health Tribunal – Deputy President

The Government of Tasmania is seeking expressions of interest from experienced legal practitioners who wish to be considered for appointment as Deputy President of the Mental Health Tribunal. The Tribunal sits in all regions of the state so applications are sought from throughout Tasmania.

The position is undertaken on a sessional basis and is not a full-time or part-time appointment.

To be eligible for appointment a candidate must be an Australian lawyer within the meaning of the Legal Profession Act 2007.

Contact

For further information please contact:

Ms Vanessa Fenton
Registrar
Mental Health Tribunal
Email: vanessa.fenton@justice.tas.gov.au
Phone: (03) 6165 7492

Applications

Responses must contain a curriculum vitae and the names of two (2) professional and confidential referees. Applicants must address the published selection criteria outlined in the Information Package (pdf, 351.7 KB) when completing their expression of interest.

Expressions of Interest should be marked “PERSONAL & CONFIDENTIAL” and sent electronically to applications@justice.tas.gov.au; or

Human Resources
Recruitment and Establishment
GPO Box 825
HOBART TAS 7001

Applications must be received by close of business Friday 26 October 2018.

Sessional Criminal Injuries Compensation Commissioner

Sessional Criminal Injuries Compensation Commissioner

The Government of Tasmania is seeking expressions of interest for appointment as a sessional Criminal Injuries Compensation Commissioner based in Burnie, pursuant to the Victims of Crime Assistance Act 1976.

Expressions of interest are sought from persons who are Australian lawyers of at least 5 years’ standing as an Australian legal practitioner.

Appointment is by the Minister for Justice for up to three years.

Sessional Commissioners are remunerated at a rate of $159 per hour.

Contact

For further information please contact:

Ms Catherine Edwards
Manager
Victims Support Services
Email: catherine.edwards@justice.tas.gov.au
Phone: (03) 6165 7524

Applications

Responses must contain a curriculum vitae and the names of two (2) professional and confidential referees. Applicants must address the published selection criteria outlined in the Information Package (pdf, 149.3 KB) when completing their expression of interest.

Expressions of Interest should be marked “PERSONAL & CONFIDENTIAL” and sent electronically to applications@justice.tas.gov.au; or

Human Resources
Recruitment and Establishment
GPO Box 825
HOBART TAS 7001

Applications must be received by close of business Friday 2 November 2018.

All applications will be acknowledged when received.