Vacancies  for  the  post  of  Temporary  State  Counsel


Applications are invited from candidates, qualified to practise as Barrister in Mauritius, who wish to be considered for appointment as Temporary State Counsel in the Judicial and Legal Service with salary at the flat rate of Rs 34350 per month.


The post, upon appointment as State Counsel, 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 plus fringe benefits in accordance with PRB Recommendations.


The selected candidates shall, upon holding substantive appointment as State Counsel, be subject to transfer and posting at the Attorney-General’s Office or the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions or  appointment as District Magistrate in the Judiciary, as may be decided by the Judicial and Legal Service Commission.


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


Applications 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.



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