Department of Justice Registrar/Deputy Registrar Full Time in Sydney NSW

Department of Justice

Branch Sydney NSW AU

Registrar/Deputy Registrar
Sydney NSW

Legal and Justice. Lead a medium-sized registry as a Registrar or contribute as a senior manager in a large court registry as a Deputy Registrar….




Lead a medium-sized registry as a Registrar or contribute as a senior manager in a large court registry as a Deputy Registrar

Ongoing, Full-time role (35 hours per week)

Clerk Grade 9/10, Salary ($102,838 to $113,324 pa), plus employer’s contribution to superannuation and annual leave loading

Various NSW locations

About us

The Department of Justice supports the NSW community by providing access to justice services, through the protection of rights and public safety initiatives.

Courts and Tribunal Services manages and supports the largest court and tribunal network in the country. There are 164 courts and tribunals throughout NSW, many in regional and rural areas.

About the role

The Registrar/Deputy Registrar leads a registry team to meet statutory and administrative obligations and deliver high quality and professional services to clients. The role may also lead a number of smaller registries within the region and works collaboratively with the Office of the Sheriff on matters pertaining to delivery of customer centric services.

About you

The successful candidate will demonstrate their abilities to do the following:

leading and developing staff whilst promoting a working environment that values teamwork, ethical behaviour and good performance

managing the efficient and effective operation of the registry ensuring that relevant legislation and policies and procedures are complied with

providing the Regional Director/Registrar with timely and accurate information and reporting on operational issues, risks, budgets and progress of reforms

contributing to the development and implementation of the business plan and regional strategies that meet the identified needs of a diverse set of clients.

The successful candidate must also have the capacity to undertake the statutory functions of a Registrar.

A copy of the

Role Description

is attached for your information.

Applying for the role

To apply for this role please submit an application online and attach an up-to-date resume (max 5 pages) along with a cover letter (max 2 pages) outlining how you meet the requirements and focus capabilities of this role.

When applying you will also need to answer the two prescreening questions below– we are looking for you to demonstrate your competency in this focus capability (max 1 page per response to each question):

How have you enabled a team made up of people from different work areas, to discuss issues and develop solutions? What did you do and what was the result?

Describe how you translate broad goals into operational needs and explain the links for the team.

Closing date:
Sunday, 30 April 2017 (11:59pm)


Sydney Region-Sydney City

Work Type


Total Remuneration Package:
Maximum Total Remuneration Package: $125,608. Package includes salary ($102,838 – $113,324), employer’s contribution to superannuation and annual leave loading.


Paula James on

(02) 9287 7681 or [email protected]

Closing Date

30-Apr-2017, 11:59:00 PM

Job Category

Legal and Justice


Department of Justice


Key Application Responses

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Sydney, NSW, AU
Posted on: 2017-04-16
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