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What is SSMS?

SSMS is the Sessional Staff Management System.
Read here for more introductory information.

SSMS Bulletin Board

PLEASE NOTE
Assessment Services office (and SSMS Helpdesk) will be closed from 3pm Thursday 18 April - and will re-open at 9am on Tuesday 23 April.

SPECIAL NOTICE regarding using MACs

SSMS is experiencing a few technical issues with some MAC computers - we advise not to use Safari or Firefox as the browser - try Chrome.
VCE EXAMINATION ASSESSING APPLICATIONS
2019 English group (EN013, EN093, LI013, EL013) and Extended Investigation will close on Sunday 5 May.

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2019 SESSIONAL PAY DATES

NEXT: Friday April 19

Upcoming - May 17
Previous - March 22.

EXPECTING TO BE PAID BY VCAA?

Make sure you find time to check your bank account, TFN and Super fund details in SSMS are correct.

PAY ADVICE SLIPS ARE EMAILED

... pay advice slips are sent by email only so you need to ensure your preferred email address on SSMS is correct.
WANT TO CONTACT ASSESSMENT SERVICES?

Click here... Assessment Services (ASRU)

Need to post something to Assessment Services?
VCAA Assessment Services
Level 7, 2 Lonsdale Street Melbourne 3000.

SSMS user account passwords

Since 31 May 2018, passwords to all SSMS user accounts have had to conform to DET password protocols.
Therefore 'new' passwords have to be between 7 and 32 characters:
AND
Contain at least one character from at least three of the following sets:
-Uppercase letters (A-Z)
-Lowercase letters (a-z)
-Numerals (0-9)
-Special characters such as ()~`#$*&@^ (do not use single quote, double quote, space bar, semi colon).

User created passwords expire after 126 days and will then need to be renewed.
Temporary passwords expire in 10 days after it has been requested from the 'forgotten your password' link.
There have been no changes to username or security answer formats.

WELCOME to SSMS

SSMS works on both PC and MAC - supported browsers are IE, Firefox, Safari or Chrome - ensure the 'Pop up blocker' option in your browser is OFF (ie. Pop ups are allowed) when using SSMS

You've used SSMS before...

... then log in with your username and password... or recover them using the links provided.

Never used SSMS before?

To apply, put in an application as a new applicant.... after that a username and password will be emailed to you for further use


Areas of Work

Login to your Account

Your computer does not meet one or more of the system requirements. Refer to the System Requirements below the log in area. You can also refer to Technical Advice and Troubleshooting (see main menu)

Username:
Password:

Don't have an Account?


System Requirements

To use SSMS your computer needs to meet some system requirements. A check has been run on your computer and the results are shown below.

System set-up check

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