The OPP offers challenging and interesting work, with many opportunities for learning and advancement.

Office of Public Prosecutions (OPP) staff are based in offices in Melbourne’s legal precinct and at a regional office in Geelong. Staff from Melbourne and Geelong prosecute in regional courts throughout Victoria.

Current opportunities

Current vacancies, and information on Legal Traineeships, Seasonal Clerkships and work experience.

Benefits/Terms and Conditions

Employment at the OPP provides many benefits including work in a social justice environment; work–life balance; high work satisfaction; mentoring provided by experienced senior colleagues; a supportive and collegiate atmosphere; and flexible terms and conditions of employment.

Career development and training

OPP staff work in an environment that encourages learning and career development. Junior employees are mentored by experienced senior staff. Inhouse training is provided, and employees are supported in improving their work and progressing through the VPS career structure.

Our staff

The OPP offers challenging and interesting work, with many opportunities for learning and advancement. About two thirds of the employees at the OPP are solicitors.

Our roles

The OPP offers a variety of roles that provide opportunities for solicitors, legal support staff, social workers and corporate services staff to work together to deliver a high-quality prosecutions service.

Employment enquiries

You can make an online enquiry that will be directed to the appropriate Human Resources staff member.