SENIOR COURT INTERPRETER



  • Full Time
  • Gauteng, Pretoria

Department of Justice and Constitutional Development (DoJ&CD;)



Job Detail
Job ID
174466

Offered Salary
R261 372 – R307 890 per annum. The successful candidate will be required to sign a performance agreement.
Qualifications
Diploma
Industry
Justice & Protection
Reference
REF NO: 22/53/FS
Centre
Magistrate Office: Koffiefontein (Staioned At Heilbron)
Enquiries
Ms NM Dywili Tel No: (051) 407 1800
Where to submit application
Please direct your applications to: The Regional Head, Private Bag X20578, Bloemfontein, 9300 or hand deliver to Physical Address 53 Colonial Building, Charlotte Maxeke Street, Bloemfontein, 9301
Notes
(This is a re-advertisement, candidates who previously applied are encouraged to re-apply). NOTE: Interested applicants must submit their applications for employment to the address specified in each post. The application 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. Application that do not comply with the above specifications will be disqualified. Original/certified copies must be produced by only shortlisted candidates during the interview date. 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 also 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.

Job Description
REQUIREMENTS: Grade 12 and National Diploma: Legal Interpreting at NQF Level 5 or any other equivalent qualification in the field of languages with minimum of three (3) years’ practical experience as a Court Interpreter OR Grade 12 with ten (10) years practical experience as a Court Interpreter; Knowledge of Legislation which governs transparency and confidentiality in the Public Service (Act 2 of 2000) as amended; A valid driver’s license. Language Proficiency HEILBRON: Afrikaans, IsiZulu, Sesotho, English (Setswana and IsiXhosa will be an added advantage). Skills and Competencies: Communication skills, Listening skills; Interpersonal skills; Time management; Computer literacy; Analytical thinking; Problem solving; Planning and organising; Confidentiality; Ability to work under pressure. DUTIES: Key Performance Areas: Manage and supervise interpreters; Render interpreting services; Translate legal documents and exhibits; Develop terminology; Assist with the reconstruction of court records; Attend to personnel administrative aspects.

Required skills