JUDICIAL AND LEGAL SERVICE COMMISSION

 

VACANCY  FOR  THE  POST  OF TEMPORARY  STATE  ATTORNEY

 

Applications are invited from qualified candidates who wish to be considered for appointment as Temporary State Attorney in the Attorney-General’s Office/Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions and with salary at the flat rate of Rs 34350 per month.

 

The post, upon appointment as State Attorney, carries salary in the scale of:  Rs 34350 x 925 – 37125 x 1225 – 40800 x 1525 – 49950 x 1625 - 62950 on the permanent and pensionable establishment.

 

QUALIFICATIONS

 

Candidates should be Attorneys-at-Law whose names have been entered on the Roll of Law Practitioners.

 

DUTIES

·                     To act as Attorney-at-Law for the Government of Mauritius.

·                     To act as Solicitor before the Courts of Mauritius in civil cases where the Government is concerned.

·            To brief the Law Officers in all appeal cases, civil and criminal, motions and matters before the Supreme Court in which the government, minors and protected persons are concerned.

·                     To examine all deeds, authentic or under private signature, submitted to be visaed.

·                     To deal with division in kind concerning minors and ‘majeurs incapables’ or whenever required by the Court to intervene.

·                     To assist the Senior State Attorneys, Principal State Attorneys and the Chief State Attorney in the exercise of their duties.

·                 To perform other duties directly related to the main duties listed above or related to the delivery of the output and results expected from State Attorneys in the roles ascribed to them according to their postings.

 

MODE OF APPLICATION

 

Qualified candidates should submit their applications on the prescribed form obtainable from the Secretary, Judicial and Legal Service Commission, Supreme Court, Port Louis.

 

They should also annex to their application form:

(i)         a duly signed curriculum vitae,

(ii)        a photocopy of their Birth Certificate, and

(iii)       photocopies of all their educational and professional qualification certificates.

 

CLOSING DATE

 

Application forms, duly filled in, should reach the Secretary, Judicial and Legal Service Commission, Supreme Court, Port Louis by Friday 08 December 2017 at 3.00 p.m at latest.  

 

Judicial and Legal Service Commission

16 November 2017

 

NOTE:             (i)         All those who have previously applied for the abovementioned post  should submit a fresh application.

                        (ii)        All qualified candidates will be convened for an interview to be conducted in the month of January 2018.

 

Click Here for Application Form​

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