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District Court Judges Clerk

Advertiser: Ministry of JusticeMore jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
7 Aug 2019
Location
Northland, Whangarei
Salary
$47,687
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Legal, Law Clerks & Paralegals
Like any big concept the idea of justice evolves as our society changes. What was normal 5 years ago may not be acceptable now.

That's why, at the Ministry of Justice we're on a journey to redefine our relationship with New Zealanders.

District Court Judges Clerk

District Court Judges Clerk (2 years, Fixed Term), Whangarei District Court

MOJ/1414035

About the role:

You'll provide high quality research to resident and visiting District Court Judges in the Northland region.  Your role will be to aid the Judge.  You will fulfil that responsibility by supplying efficient and accurate legal support on any topic required. This position is for 2 years fixed term and you'll be located at the Whangarei District Court.

Skills and experience required:

You'll have an LLB with a good academic record, excellent written communication skills, and good computer literacy. You're experienced at working independently towards deadlines, and able to manage the pressures of your workload while maintaining confidentiality.  You're also able to consider the practicality of outcomes as well as their legality.

How to apply:

To apply, click the Apply button below to be directed to our careers Website. You can view a detailed position description at the site, as well as complete an online application form by attaching your CV and cover letter. For tracking purposes, all applications must be submitted via our online process.

You are also required to include with your application: • Copy of the transcript of your academic record. • Provide an example of your recent legal research that you have completed preferably not more than two pages in length.

Applicants must be prepared to provide details of any criminal convictions and also to subject themselves to a Police check.

Applications close on Monday 2 September 2019.

 

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District Court Judges Clerk (2 years, Fixed Term), Whangarei District Court

MOJ/1414035

About the role:

You'll provide high quality research to resident and visiting District Court Judges in the Northland region.  Your role will be to aid the Judge.  You will fulfil that responsibility by supplying efficient and accurate legal support on any topic required. This position is for 2 years fixed term and you'll be located at the Whangarei District Court.

Skills and experience required:

You'll have an LLB with a good academic record, excellent written communication skills, and good computer literacy. You're experienced at working independently towards deadlines, and able to manage the pressures of your workload while maintaining confidentiality.  You're also able to consider the practicality of outcomes as well as their legality.

How to apply:

To apply, click the Apply button below to be directed to our careers Website. You can view a detailed position description at the site, as well as complete an online application form by attaching your CV and cover letter. For tracking purposes, all applications must be submitted via our online process.

You are also required to include with your application: • Copy of the transcript of your academic record. • Provide an example of your recent legal research that you have completed preferably not more than two pages in length.

Applicants must be prepared to provide details of any criminal convictions and also to subject themselves to a Police check.

Applications close on Monday 2 September 2019.

 

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