Sentencing Council

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​NSW Sentencing Council vacancy for member with academic or research expertise or experience in a relevant area

The NSW Attorney General is calling for applications for appointment to the NSW Sentencing Council as a member with academic or research expertise or experience in a relevant area for a term of up to three years.

The NSW Sentencing Council advises the NSW Attorney General on sentencing matters and prepares research papers and reports. The Council meets monthly in the Sydney CBD.

For further information about the Council and its work, please visit www.sentencingcouncil.justice.nsw.gov.au.

Applicants should submit a resume and short written statement of no more than two pages demonstrating their suitability. The selection criteria are:

• academic or research expertise or experience in a relevant area
• interest in, and insight into, the issues facing the criminal justice system generally, and sentencing in particular, and
• ability to work co-operatively and exercise sound judgement.

Members receive a limited payment for attending meetings.

To apply for this role you need to submit an application online via www.iworkfor.nsw.gov.au.

Applications in Word or PDF must be completed online by 11.59 pm on 25 September 2019.

Further information: Joseph Waugh PSM - joseph.waugh@justice.nsw.gov.au or (02) 8346 1480