National Prosecuting Authority
  • Post Date: Mar 7, 2022
  • Apply Before : Mar 22, 2022
  • View(s) 41

Job Details

  • Offered Salary R774 660 per annum (total cost package) to R1 285 149 per annum (total cost package) (Level LP- 7 to LP-8)
  • Qualifications Bachelor Degree
  • Industry Justice & Protection
  • Reference REF NO: RECRUIT 2022/87
  • Centre TCC RK Khan
  • Enquiries
    Sandra Reddy Tel No: 012 845 6670
  • Where to submit application
  • Notes
    Sexual Offences and Community Affairs. NOTE: For your application to be accepted: Applications must be submitted on the new Z83 version, obtainable from any Public Service department or on which must be fully completed as per the instructions on the form, signed and dated. If the Z83 is not completed as prescribed your application will not be accepted. CVs without a Z83 will not be accepted. Handwritten Z83 must be completed in Block Letters. Only copies of required qualifications, identity document and other listed documents as per the advert, must be included with your application. Such copies need not be certified when applying for the post. All applications must reach the NPA on/or before the closing date. No late applications will be accepted/processed. The NPA cannot be held responsible for server delays. Applicant’s attention is drawn to the fact that the NPA uses an Electronic Response Handling System in terms of emailed applications. Please Do Not contact the NPA directly after you have e-mailed your applications to enquire if your application(s) have been received. If you have not received an acknowledgement of receipt within one week after the closing date then you can contact the NPA. The NPA reserves the right not to fill any particular position. If you do not hear from us within (6) six months from the closing date of the advert, please accept that your application was unsuccessful. Successful candidates will be subjected to a security clearance of at least confidential. Appointment to this position will be provisional, pending the issue of security clearance. Fingerprints will be taken on the day of the interview. The social media accounts of shortlisted applicants may be accessed as part of the verification process. A valid driver’s license will be a requirement where applicable. Erratum: The post of Senior Public Prosecutor Recruit 2021/48; Switchboard Operator Recruit 2022/59 advertised in circular 4 of 2022 are hereby withdrawn. Applicants are advised that from 1 January 2021 a new application form for employment (Z83) is in use. The new application for employment form can be downloaded at From 1 January 2021 should an application be received using the incorrect (old) application for employment (Z83), it will not be considered. NB! Applicants Who Are Successful Must Please Note That The NPA Is Not In A Position To Pay Resettlement Costs NB! All employees considered for appointment to the Investigating Directorate will be subject to a lifestyle audit and integrity vetting.

Job Description

REQUIREMENTS: An LLB or any appropriate legal qualification for serving prosecutors. Right of appearance as contemplated in section 25(2) of the NPA Act, 32 of 1998. At least five years’ post qualification legal experience. Demonstrable competency in acting Independently, Professionally, Accountable and with Credibility. Extensive knowledge of the law and management in respect of Sexual offences, Domestic Violence, Child Offenders and Trafficking in Person, Maintenance matters. Demonstrate skill in community engagements and consultation on criminal justice matters is critical. Extensive computer skills will be an advantage. Positive security clearance. DUTIES: Assist in prosecuting complex sexual offences in the Sexual Offences Court. Tracking, monitoring and facilitation of cases through the Criminal Justice System. Assist in managing the court rolls at specialist hybrid court for Thuthuzela Care Centre reported cases and other sexual offences. Secure the attendance of witnesses, investigating officers and accused in custody at court. Ensure a reduction of turnaround time in the finalization of cases to nine (9) months as per unit’s strategy. Responsible for prosecutor guided investigators of Thuthuzela Care Centre reported cases and other related sexual offences matters. Help improve functional relationships. Constant follow-up with the relevant stake holders. Help increase the conviction rate. Perform other duties and activities as requested by Provincial Manager or Head of Unit. Assist in the setting up of Thuthuzela Care Centres and maintain the functioning thereof. Supervise, train and develop relevant role players including prosecutors and police. Institute and conduct criminal proceedings on behalf of the State. Perform any act incidental thereto and carry out the duties and functions assigned to the prosecutor under any act and/or Policy Manual. Study case dockets, make assessments thereof and decide on the institution prosecution. Prepare cases for court, including the acquisition of additional evidence and draft charge sheets, indictments and court documents. Present the State’s case in court, lead and cross examine witnesses, address the court on, inter alia, conviction and sentence.

National Prosecuting Authority
  • Pretoria, Gauteng, VGM Building (Corner Westlake & Hartley), 123 Westlake Avenue, Weavind Park, Silverton , 0184 View on Map
  • Apply Before : Mar 22, 2022
  • View(s) 41
The Application deadline closed.

More Jobs From National Prosecuting Authority

View all jobs

Join SA Gov Jobs

Login or Join SA Gov Jobs to view job details, and get access to other free awesome features, like Resume Management, Online Job Applications, Profile Building, Job Notifications, Job Matching, electronic Z83 Management and other great features.