SALARY: R198 411- R912 504 per annum. (Salary will be determined in accordance with OSD determination).The successful candidate will be required to sign a performance agreement.
REQUIREMENTS: LLB degree or a four year recognized legal qualification. A valid driver’s license;
Knowledge of the Magistrates Court Act, Skills and Competencies: Legal research and drafting; Dispute resolution; Case flow management; Numerical, Office management, Planning and organisation, Communication (written & verbal) and Computer literacy (MS Office) skills; Ability to interpret acts and regulations.
Key Performance Areas:
Co-ordinate Case Flow Management support services to the judiciary;
Manage the issuing all processes that initiate court proceedings, process and grant judgments by default as required by the Magistrates Court Act, 1944;
Manage the Civil and Criminal Sections, including divorce cases, issue court orders and analyse statistics;
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Assist the public with court procedures, process reviews and appeals; Implement rules, procedures, practices and costs periodically in co-operation with the judiciary and Court Manager;
Management of case records as well as the record room and deal with the files in terms of the Archives Code/Act, Tax legal bills of costs and attend to the review which may follow from such taxation;
Provide practical training and assistance to the clerks of court in the lower courts.