FAMILY ADVOCATE

Justice and Constitutional Development
  • Post Date: Mar 7, 2022
  • Apply Before : Mar 22, 2022
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Job Details

  • Offered Salary R774 660 per annum. (Salary will be in accordance with OSD determination). The successful candidate will be required to sign a performance agreement
  • Qualifications Bachelor Degree
  • Industry Constitutional & legal affairs
  • Reference REF NO: 12/22EC
  • Centre Family Advocate, East London and Family Advocate, Port Elizabet
  • Enquiries
    Ms N Nghona Tel No: (043) 702 7000 / 7138
  • Where to submit application
    Quoting the relevant reference number, direct your application to: The Regional Head, Private Bag X9065, East London, 5200 or hand delivered to the Regional Office, East London 3rd floor at 3 Phillip Frame Road, Waverly Park complex in Chiselhurst
  • Notes
    Interested applicants must submit their applications for employment to the address specified in each post. The documents must include only completed and signed new Form Z83, obtainable from any Public Service Department or on the internet at www.gov.za, a CV, copy of Identity Document, Senior Certificate and the highest required qualification as well as a driver’s license where necessary. A SAQA evaluation report must accompany foreign qualifications. Applications that do not comply with the above-mentioned requirements will not be considered. All shortlisted candidates for SMS posts will be subjected to a technical and competency assessment. A pre-entry certificate obtained from National School of Government (NSG) is required for all SMS applicants. Candidate will complete a financial disclosure form and be required to undergo a security clearance. Foreigners or dual citizenship holder must provide the Police Clearance certificate from country of origin. The DOJ&CD is an equal opportunity employer. In the filling of vacant posts the objectives of section 195 (1) (i) of the Constitution of South Africa, 1996 (Act No: 108 of 1996), the Employment Equity imperatives as defined by the Employment Equity Act, 1998 (Act No: 55 of 1998) and relevant Human Resources policies of the Department will be taken into consideration. Reasonable accommodation shall be applied for People with Disabilities including where driver’s license is a requirement. Correspondence will be limited to short-listed candidates only. If you do not hear from us within 3 months of this advertisement, please accept that your application has been unsuccessful. The department reserves the right not to fill this position. Women and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply and preference will be given to the EE Target

Job Description

REQUIREMENTS: An LLB Degree or recognised 4-year legal qualification; Admission as an Advocate; The right of appearance in High Court of South Africa; Five (5) years post qualification litigation experience; A valid driver’s licence and willing to travel within the province. Skills and competencies: Good communication skills, both verbal and writing; Litigation and Advocacy skills; Research, investigation, monitoring, evaluation and report writing skills with intention to detail; Diversity Management; Dispute and Conflict resolution skills; Case Flow Management. DUTIES: Key Performance Areas: Execute the mandate of the office of the Family Advocate Perform all functions and duties of the Family Advocate in accordance with relevant legislation; Practice case flow management of all pending cases to ensure cases are finalized in terms of annual performance plan timelines and targets; Institute and conduct enquiries to ascertain the best interest of children by means of ADR procedure and evaluation; Ensure compliance with the standard operating procedures of the Family Advocate; Attend to all relevant circuit courts within the Province.

Justice and Constitutional Development
  • Pretoria, Gauteng, 329 Pretorius Street (c/o Pretorius and Sisulu Streets), 0002 View on Map
  • Apply Before : Mar 22, 2022
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