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APS4 Associate - Administrative Appeals Tribunal

The Administrative Appeals Tribunal (AAT) conducts independent merits review of administrative decisions made under Commonwealth laws. We review decisions made by Australian Government ministers, departments and agencies and, in limited circumstances, decisions made by state government and non-government bodies. We also review decisions made under Norfolk Island laws.
The AAT falls within the portfolio of the Attorney-General

The role of the Associate is to provide high level support to Members of the AAT in providing a review process that is accessible, fair, just, economical, informal and quick.

The Associate’s primary duties consist of undertaking, assisting with case preparation for hearing, supporting the drafting and publication of orders, decisions and reasons for decisions, and pre-hearing liaison with parties and their representatives and may involve research.

More information is available on the website

The position is non-ongoing part time i.e., 3 days a week for initial 6 months with possible extension of up to 3 years. Hours can fluctuate at times pending on work load and training requirements.

Salary and conditions: $69,149 to $75,079 pa plus 15.4% superannuation
We offer our employees a wide range of attractive employment conditions including generous leave and superannuation provisions, flexible working arrangements, salary packaging, and study assistance.

View the full posiiton description here

Applications must be lodged online through our web based e-recruitment system. To lodge your application, find the advertisement for this position by following the link on the Working at the AAT page and click “Apply Now”.

Your application must address the selection criteria available from the position description

The AAT generally requires Australian citizenship as a condition of engagement. All employees who are engaged are required to undertake an Australian Federal Police Check.

Closing date: Applications will be accepted until 11:30 pm (AEDT) on Wednesday, 3 July 2022.

Last modified: 15/06/2022 11:48 AM

Office details

Office: 3/6 Lindsay St. Darwin NT 0800
Post: GPO Box 2388 Darwin NT 0801
ABN: 62 208 314 893


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