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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.


For further information please contact:

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


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

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