The Federal Court of Australia (statutory agency) maintains a register of interested candidates for temporary roles in the Federal Court of Australia, Family Court of Australia, Federal Circuit Court of Australia, and the National Native Title Tribunal. Opportunities may be offered for varying periods up to 18 months with a possibility of extension (cannot exceed a total period of 3 years unless the Public Service Commissioner agrees).

Positions include but are not limited to:

Court Services and Judicial Support

  • Client Service Officers
  • Senior Client Service Officers
  • Court Officers
  • Associates
  • Deputy Associates
  • Legal Associates
  • Research Associates
  • Executive Assistants

Legal

  • Registrars
  • Legal Case Managers

Child Dispute Services

  • Family Consultants

Corporate

Positions in the areas of:

  • People and Culture
  • Finance
  • Information Technology
  • Property and Procurement
  • Security
  • Communications
  • Library

National Native Title Tribunal

Positions in the areas of:

  • Legal Support
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Geospatial Services
  • Future Acts
  • Applications & Registrations
  • Support & Special Projects

Please note not all positions are available in all locations.

How to Apply

To apply, please click on the relevant link below and follow the steps:

Adelaide

Albury

Brisbane

Cairns

Canberra

Coffs Harbour

Corporate Services

Darwin

Hobart and Launceston

Lismore

Melbourne and Dandenong

National – Family Consultants

National Native Title Tribunal (all locations)

Newcastle

Perth

Rockhampton

Sydney and Parramatta

Townsville

We recommend you re-apply every 6 months to ensure your most recent details are in the register.

More information

For more information on the temporary register please contact recruitment by email: recruitment@fedcourt.gov.au