Mthatha Local Office – Legal Practitioner – Civil Level 2

REF: MTHA/LP2/23/7/2021

INTERNAL AND EXTERNAL ADVERTISEMENT

LEGAL PRACTITIONER – CIVIL LEVEL 2                                                            

MTHATHA LOCAL OFFICE    

Legal Aid SA is a National Public Entity; a key contributor to South Africa’s constitutional democracy, providing quality legal services to indigent and vulnerable persons. The organisation has a national footprint in all nine provinces. Legal Aid SA is a credible employer of choice, boasting Top Employer SA accreditation for 12 consecutive years. We offer an exciting Employment Value Proposition with opportunities for development, career growth and an inspiring workplace.

Applications are invited from persons interested to fill the above-mentioned position. The incumbent will be appointed on a permanent basis. The position is based in Mthatha.

KEY OUTPUTS

  • Provide civil legal aid to the poor in the coverage area of the unit.
  • Handling of complex civil matters.
  • Supervise and guide civil Candidate Attorneys and Paralegals.
  • Assist in providing support and assistance to civil sections of the office in the designated cluster.
  • Represent women, children and vulnerable landless people in all civil matters.
  • Perform office administration.

COMPETENCIES (SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE & ATTRIBUTES) REQUIRED

  • Admitted Attorney/Advocate (the latter must have completed pupilage successfully at an institution recognised by Legal Aid SA).
  • LLB or B Proc degree.
  • At least five years’ post-admission civil experience.
  • Right of appearance in the High Court.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication.
  • Strong analytical ability and excellent communication skills.
  • Team player.
  • Self-development orientation.
  • A valid driver’s licence is an advantage.

BASIC SALARY: R510,432.00 plus benefits per annum

A detailed curriculum vitae reflecting practical application of the position outputs and the required competencies as advertised must be submitted by close of business on 10 August 2021, quoting the reference number MTHA/LP2/23/7/2021 in the subject line to ECRecruit@legal-aid.co.za or apply online at www.legal-aid.co.za 

Enquiries to Raymond Marawu, Tel: 047 501 4600

The employment decision shall be informed by the Employment Equity Plan of Legal Aid SA. It is Legal Aid SA’s intention to promote equity (race, gender and disability) through the filling of this post(s) with a candidate whose transfer/promotion/appointment will promote representivity in line with the numerical targets as contained in our Employment Equity Plan. Legal Aid SA reserves the right to withdraw posts or not to make an appointment, if by doing so, the interests of Legal Aid SA will be best served.

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Kimberley Local Office – Legal Practitioner – Civil Level 2

REF: KIM/LP2/23/7/2021

INTERNAL AND EXTERNAL ADVERTISEMENT

LEGAL PRACTITIONER – CIVIL LEVEL 2                                                            

KIMBERLEY LOCAL OFFICE

Legal Aid SA is a National Public Entity; a key contributor to South Africa’s constitutional democracy, providing quality legal services to indigent and vulnerable persons. The organisation has a national footprint in all nine provinces. Legal Aid SA is a credible employer of choice, boasting Top Employer SA accreditation for 12 consecutive years. We offer an exciting Employment Value Proposition with opportunities for development, career growth and an inspiring workplace.

Applications are invited from persons interested to fill the above-mentioned position. The incumbent will be appointed on a permanent basis. The position is based in Kimberley.

KEY OUTPUTS

  • Provide civil legal aid to the poor in the coverage area of the unit.
  • Handling of complex civil matters.
  • Supervise and guide civil Candidate Attorneys and Paralegals.
  • Assist in providing support and assistance to civil sections of the office in the designated cluster.
  • Represent women, children and vulnerable landless people in all civil matters.
  • Perform office administration.

COMPETENCIES (SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE & ATTRIBUTES) REQUIRED

  • Admitted Attorney/Advocate (the latter must have completed pupilage successfully at an institution recognised by Legal Aid SA).
  • LLB or B Proc degree.
  • At least five years’ post-admission civil experience.
  • Right of appearance in the High Court.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication.
  • Strong analytical ability and excellent communication skills.
  • Team player.
  • Self-development orientation.
  • A valid driver’s licence is an advantage.

BASIC SALARY: R510,432.00 plus benefits per annum

A detailed curriculum vitae reflecting practical application of the position outputs and the required competencies as advertised must be submitted by close of business on 10 August 2021, quoting the reference number KIM/LP2/23/7/2021 in the subject line to WCNCRecruit@legal-aid.co.za or apply online at www.legal-aid.co.za 

Enquiries to Dinah Phiri, Tel: 053 832 2348

The employment decision shall be informed by the Employment Equity Plan of Legal Aid SA. It is Legal Aid SA’s intention to promote equity (race, gender and disability) through the filling of this post(s) with a candidate whose transfer/promotion/appointment will promote representivity in line with the numerical targets as contained in our Employment Equity Plan. Legal Aid SA reserves the right to withdraw posts or not to make an appointment, if by doing so, the interests of Legal Aid SA will be best served.

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Johannesburg Local Office – Legal Secretary

REF: JHB/LS/16/07/2021

INTERNAL AND EXTERNAL ADVERTISEMENT

LEGAL SECRETARY                                                           

JOHANNESBURG LOCAL OFFICE

Legal Aid SA is a National Public Entity; a key contributor to South Africa’s constitutional democracy, providing quality legal services to indigent and vulnerable persons. The organisation has a national footprint in all nine provinces. Legal Aid SA is a credible employer of choice, boasting Top Employer SA accreditation for 12 consecutive years. We offer an exciting Employment Value Proposition with opportunities for development, career growth and an inspiring workplace.

Applications are invited from persons interested to fill in the above-mentioned position. The incumbent will be appointed on a permanent basis. The position is based in Johannesburg.

POSITION PURPOSE

To provide administrative and secretarial support to the Civil Unit in accordance with Legal Aid SA policies, procedures and standards.

KEY OUTPUTS

  • Carry out the Civil Unit’s administrative function effectively.
  • Provide efficient secretarial support to the Civil Unit.
  • Obtain, source, type, proofread, make copies and distribute according to instructions received.
  • Co-ordinate and monitor all Civil Unit administrative matters.
  • Participate and provide support to implement an effective filing and diary system to ensure that the Civil Unit addresses matters on behalf of clients and availability of the practitioner.
  • Assist Legal Practitioners with all ancillary matters to the preparation and presentation of cases.
  • Develop and maintain a system to ensure that receipt of documents emanating from other units and/or offices are acknowledged.
  • Develop a system to ensure that documents received from opponent attorneys are received and distributed to the relevant practitioner, timeously.
  • Develop a system to record sensitive documents and to ensure same-day distribution of these documents.
  • Gather required information and arrange for consultative interviews.
  • Assist with the completion of routine forms for Legal Practitioners and ensure that they are submitted for approval.
  • Maintain and update meeting schedules.
  • Maintain record keeping and filing system.
  • Ensure that reports and documentation are timeously sent/delivered to the relevant people.
  • Ensure that physical assets are reconciled to each individual office list at the Local Office on a monthly basis.
  • Maintenance and issuing of stationery in accordance with relevant Legal Aid SA procedures.
  • Maintain attendance registers in accordance with the Legal Aid SA HR Policy.
  • Maintain a register of mail items and court documents sent by Docex and track their delivery.
  • Maintain a register of documents sent to the High Court Unit, Impact Litigation department and Senior Litigator.
  • Maintain list with regular fax numbers and double-check with customers to determine full instructions for handling of fax with full adherence to customer instructions.
  • Always attach successful transmission report to sent faxes.
  • Attend to photocopying and binding of documents as required.
  • Attend to proper allocation of duplication/stationery costs as per Legal Aid SA policies/procedures.
  • Assist with the accurate completion of practitioner matter activity reports (MARs) and updating of any web pages designed to capture information for the Civil Unit.
  • Keep handy the complete list of all relevant contact numbers for Local Office personnel and major customer/role players at all times.
  • Adhere to proper telephone etiquette; accurate taking and conveying of messages at all times.

COMPETENCIES (SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND ATTRIBUTES) REQUIRED              

  • A recognised Grade 12 certificate.
  • Minimum one (1) year relevant admin and secretarial experience within a legal environment.
  • Understanding and application of basic computer software packages.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills.
  • Attention to detail.

Basic Salary: Level 5 (R173,703.00) plus benefits per annum

A detailed curriculum vitae reflecting practical application of the position outputs and the required competencies as advertised must be submitted by close of business on 03 August 2021, quoting the reference number JHB/LS/16/07/2021 in the subject line to: GPRecruit@legal-aid.co.za or apply online at www.legal-aid.co.za 

Enquiries to Magdeline Bemiedie, Tel: 011 870 1480

The employment decision shall be informed by the Employment Equity Plan of Legal Aid SA. It is Legal Aid SA’s intention to promote equity (race, gender and disability) through the filling of this post(s) with a candidate whose transfer/promotion/appointment will promote representivity in line with the numerical targets as contained in our Employment Equity Plan. Legal Aid SA reserves the right to withdraw posts or not to make an appointment, if by doing so, the interests of Legal Aid SA will be best served.

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King Williams Town Local Office – Legal Practitioner – Civil Level 2

REF: KWT/LP2/16/7/2021

INTERNAL AND EXTERNAL RE-ADVERTISEMENT

LEGAL PRACTITIONER – CIVIL LEVEL 2                    

KING WILLIAMS TOWN LOCAL OFFICE   

Legal Aid SA is a National Public Entity; a key contributor to South Africa’s constitutional democracy, providing quality legal services to indigent and vulnerable persons. The organisation has a national footprint in all nine provinces. Legal Aid SA is a credible employer of choice, boasting Top Employer SA accreditation for 12 consecutive years. We offer an exciting Employment Value Proposition with opportunities for development, career growth and an inspiring workplace.

Applications are invited from persons interested to fill the above-mentioned position. The incumbent will be appointed on a permanent basis. The position is based in King Williams Town.

KEY OUTPUTS

  • Provide civil legal aid to the poor in the coverage area of the unit.
  • Handling of complex civil matters.
  • Supervise and guide civil Candidate Attorneys and Paralegals.
  • Assist in providing support and assistance to civil sections of the office in the designated cluster.
  • Represent women, children and vulnerable landless people in all civil matters.
  • Perform office administration.

COMPETENCIES (SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE & ATTRIBUTES) REQUIRED

  • Admitted Attorney/Advocate (the latter must have completed pupilage successfully at an institution recognised by Legal Aid SA).
  • LLB or B Proc degree.
  • At least five years’ post-admission civil experience.
  • Right of appearance in the High Court.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication.
  • Strong analytical ability and excellent communication skills.
  • Team player.
  • Self-development orientation.
  • A valid driver’s licence is an advantage.

BASIC SALARY: R510,432.00 plus benefits per annum

A detailed curriculum vitae reflecting practical application of the position outputs and the required competencies as advertised must be submitted by close of business on 26 July 2021, quoting the reference number KWT/LP2/16/7/2021 in the subject line to ECRecruit@legal-aid.co.za or apply online at www.legal-aid.co.za 

Enquiries to Thundezwa Mgijima, Tel: 043 604 6600

The employment decision shall be informed by the Employment Equity Plan of Legal Aid SA. It is Legal Aid SA’s intention to promote equity (race, gender and disability) through the filling of this post(s) with a candidate whose transfer/promotion/appointment will promote representivity in line with the numerical targets as contained in our Employment Equity Plan. Legal Aid SA reserves the right to withdraw posts or not to make an appointment, if by doing so, the interests of Legal Aid SA will be best served.

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National Office – Taxation Officer

REF: NO/TAX/02/07/2021

INTERNAL AND EXTERNAL RE-ADVERTISEMENT      

TAXATION OFFICER                                                                                    

NATIONAL OFFICE

Legal Aid SA is a National Public Entity; a key contributor to South Africa’s constitutional democracy, providing quality legal services to indigent and vulnerable persons. The organisation has a national footprint in all nine provinces. Legal Aid SA is a credible employer of choice, boasting Top Employer SA accreditation for 12 consecutive years. We offer an exciting Employment Value Proposition with opportunities for development, career growth and an inspiring workplace.

Applications are invited from persons interested to fill the above-mentioned position. The incumbent will be appointed on a permanent basis. The position is based at the Legal Aid SA National Office in Braamfontein, Johannesburg.

KEY OUTPUTS

  • Working knowledge of office administration and finance and how to use this in a business environment.
  • Understanding and application of basic computer software packages.
  • A strong client service orientation.
  • Understanding of business administration process and systems.
  • Knowledge of Legal Aid SA operations with specific reference to budgets and payment processing.

COMPETENCIES REQUIRED (SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND ATTRIBUTES)

  • A recognised Grade 12 (Matric) certificate.
  • A recognised three (3) years qualification (NQF 6) in Finance.
  • Computer literacy.
  • Two (2) years work experience in a financial environment.
  • Working knowledge of office administration and finance and how to use this in a business environment.

BASIC SALARY: LEVEL 7 R257,508.00 plus benefits per annum

A detailed curriculum vitae reflecting practical application of the position outputs and the required competencies as advertised must be submitted by close of business on 20 July 2021, quoting the reference number NO/TAX/02/07/2021 in the subject line to Recruit@legal-aid.co.za or apply online at www.legal-aid.co.za 

Enquiries to Eulender Mafolo, Tel: 011 877 2000

The employment decision shall be informed by the Employment Equity Plan of Legal Aid SA. It is Legal Aid SA’s intention to promote equity (race, gender and disability) through the filling of this post with a candidate whose transfer/promotion/appointment will promote representivity in line with the numerical targets as contained in our Employment Equity Plan. Legal Aid SA reserves the right to withdraw posts or to not make an appointment, if by doing so, the interests of Legal Aid SA will be best served.

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Caledon Local Office – Supervisory Legal Practitioner – Civil

REF: CAL/SLP-CIVIL/02/07/2021

INTERNAL AND EXTERNAL RE-ADVERTISEMENT

SUPERVISORY LEGAL PRACTITIONER – CIVIL                                                                      

CALEDON LOCAL OFFICE

Legal Aid SA is a National Public Entity; a key contributor to South Africa’s constitutional democracy, providing quality legal services to indigent and vulnerable persons. The organisation has a national footprint in all nine provinces. Legal Aid SA is a credible employer of choice, boasting Top Employer SA accreditation for 12 consecutive years. We offer an exciting Employment Value Proposition with opportunities for development, career growth and an inspiring workplace.

Applications are invited from persons interested to fill the above-mentioned position. The incumbent will be appointed on a permanent basis. The position is based in Caledon.

KEY OUTPUTS

  • Train, supervise and guide Candidate Attorneys.
  • Co-ordinate legal training at the office.
  • Provide individual mentoring for and coaching of Legal Practitioners and Candidate Attorneys.
  • Assess the quality of the files and work performed by Candidate Attorneys and Legal Practitioners daily.
  • Assist the Head of Office with quality assessments.
  • Monitor case flow management of Legal Practitioners, Candidate Attorneys and Judicare practitioners at court.
  • Assess the quality of Judicare work.
  • Monitor and assess the quality of work performed by Co-operation Partners.
  • Legal representation in civil matters.
  • Ensure that the law library at the office is up to date and adequate.

COMPETENCIES (SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE & ATTRIBUTES) REQUIRED

  • B Proc or LLB.
  • Admitted attorney.
  • At least seven years’ post-admission legal experience.
  • Experience as a Senior Legal Practitioner or equivalent preferable.
  • Legal Quality Assurance score of not less than 90%.
  • Must be able to mentor and supervise.
  • Legal representation and litigation skills.
  • Human rights orientation.
  • A commitment to professionalism and service excellence.
  • A valid code 08 driver’s license compulsory.
  • Strong negotiation skills.
  • Strong research capabilities.
  • Good administrative skills.
  • Strong training and development skills.

Salary Package: SU – 1 R847,041.00 all-inclusive package per annum

A detailed curriculum vitae reflecting practical application of the position outputs and the required competencies as advertised must be submitted by close of business on 16 July 2021, quoting the reference number CAL/SLP-CIVIL/02/07/2021 in the subject line to WCNCRecruit@legal-aid.co.za or apply online at www.legal-aid.co.za 

Enquiries to Lulama Sam, Tel: 028 212 1815 

The employment decision shall be informed by the Employment Equity Plan of Legal Aid SA. It is Legal Aid SA’s intention to promote equity (race, gender and disability) through the filling of this post with a candidate whose transfer/promotion/appointment will promote representivity in line with the numerical targets as contained in our Employment Equity Plan. Legal Aid SA reserves the right to withdraw posts or to not make an appointment, if by doing so, the interests of Legal Aid SA will be best served.

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National Office – Personal Assistant to Internal Audit Executive

REF: NO/PA/11/06/2021

INTERNAL & EXTERNAL RE-ADVERTISEMENT

PERSONAL ASSISTANT TO INTERNAL AUDIT EXECUTIVE

NATIONAL OFFICE – BRAAMFONTEIN  

Legal Aid SA is a National Public Entity; a key contributor to South Africa’s constitutional democracy, providing quality legal services to indigent and vulnerable persons. The organisation has a national footprint in all nine provinces. Legal Aid SA is a credible employer of choice, boasting Top Employer SA accreditation for 12 consecutive years. We offer an exciting Employment Value Proposition with opportunities for development, career growth and an inspiring workplace.

Applications are invited from persons interested to fill in the above-mentioned position. The incumbent will be appointed on a permanent basis. The position is based in Braamfontein.

PURPOSE:

To provide an effective executive secretarial and administrative support service to the Office of the Executive.

KEY OUTPUTS AND ACCOUNTABILITIES:

  • Arrange meetings, conferences, workshops, interviews, et cetera, according to priority.
  • Scheduling/rescheduling of appointments and meetings correctly and timeously.
  • Synchronisation between electronic and manual diaries.
  • Prepare accurate and updated diary and follow-up system at all times to ensure proper access control to the Executive.
  • Confirm venue and catering arrangements prior to the event.
  • Keep accurate records of all messages taken for the attention of the Executive.
  • Ensure that the office of the Executive and own workstation is kept clean and neat at all times.
  • Maintain good relations with all internal and external customers/stakeholders.
  • Effectively communicate with people at all levels on behalf of the Executive as per the instruction or in the execution of duties.
  • Arrange events and functions in accordance with company procedures.
  • Compile agenda, previous minutes, reports and relevant documentation accurately in accordance with the Executive’s requirements.
  • Accurately inform all concerned per e-mail of meeting date, time and venue.
  • Distribute documentation seven (7) days prior to the meeting.
  • Confirm attendance one day prior to the meeting.
  • Oversee printing/copying and binding of meeting packs in the required format and process electronic documentation in line with Legal Aid SA administrative procedures.
  • Ensure that documents distributed internally or externally are of a high standard
  • Handle incoming and outgoing mail as per the instructions and in accordance with Legal Aid SA administrative procedures.
  • Ensure that all contracts are finalised in terms of the Legal Aid SA Approval Framework.
  • Keep records as per legal requirements and file documents 100% correctly according to Filing Index System.
  • Complete travel arrangements for the Internal Audit Executive and other staff within the requirements and deadlines according to financial and procurement procedures, with no double or incorrect bookings.
  • Complete Executive expense claims 100% within company policies and procedures.
  • Type assignments for completion within agreed time frames, perform spell checks on all documents and treat them as confidential.
  • Attend to visitors with caution and promptly according to protocol on receiving guests and as per scheduled appointments. Make discretionary decisions when managing difficult clients.
  • Arrange secure parking for visitors according to Legal Aid SA security policies and procedures.
  • Comply 100% with Client Service Standards Charter by ensuring that customer needs are identified quickly and correctly, they are provided with correct information and directed to a person who can assist them. Customers are made to feel at ease.
  • Refer all internal and external queries timeously to the relevant Manager/Executive and keep accurate records of customer complaints, referrals to relevant departments until finalisation.
  • Accurate maintenance of personnel records and keep leave records in the required format.
  • Conduct a bi-annual/annual audit of fixed assets to ensure that all assets are recorded and present.
  • Maintain fixed assets, tools and equipment, photocopy, fax, petrol card and vehicle key registers.
  • Comply with Legal Aid SA Procurement Regulations by ensuring payment of creditors in accordance with Legal Aid SA Financial Policy/Procedures and maintain Purchase Orders accurately as per set procedure.

COMPETENCIES (SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND ATTRIBUTES) REQUIRED

  • A recognised Grade 12 certificate with a Secretarial Diploma and a high level of proficiency in using MS Office Programmes.
  • Minimum 3 years of secretarial experience.

Basic Salary: R257,508.00 plus benefits per annum (Level 7)

A detailed curriculum vitae reflecting practical application of the position outputs and the required competencies as advertised must be submitted by close of business on 30 June 2021, quoting the reference number NO/PA/11/06/2021 in the subject line to Recruit@legal-aid.co.za or apply online at www.legal-aid.co.za

Enquiries to Itumeleng Motaung, Tel: 011 877 2083

Preference will be given to candidates in terms of the Legal Aid SA Employment Equity Plan. People with disabilities are encouraged to apply.  

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Nelspruit Local Office – Legal Practitioner Commercial Crimes

REF: NELS/LP-CC/11/06/2021                                                                                                                          

INTERNAL & EXTERNAL RE-ADVERTISEMENT

LEGAL PRACTITIONER – COMMERCIAL CRIMES          

NELSPRUIT LOCAL OFFICE

Legal Aid SA is a National Public Entity; a key contributor to South Africa’s constitutional democracy, providing quality legal services to indigent and vulnerable persons. The organisation has a national footprint in all nine provinces. Legal Aid SA is a credible employer of choice, boasting Top Employer SA accreditation for 12 consecutive years. We offer an exciting Employment Value Proposition with opportunities for development, career growth and an inspiring workplace.

Applications are invited from persons interested to fill the above-mentioned position. The incumbent will be appointed on a permanent basis.  The position is based in Nelspruit.

KEY OUTPUTS

  • Provide legal representation to indigent accused persons at Regional Court and Commercial Crimes level.
  • Maintain accurate statistics.
  • Perform office administration.

COMPETENCIES (SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND ATTRIBUTES) REQUIRED

  • LLB (or equivalent) and admitted as an Attorney/Advocate with recognised pupilage.
  • At least 7 years’ post-qualification legal experience (5 years’ post-admission experience).
  • Admitted Attorney/Advocate with a minimum of five (5) years’ experience in the field of Commercial Crimes.
  • Must possess a driver’s license.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication as well as sound interviewing skills.
  • Good organising and planning skills.
  • Analytical thinking.
  • The ability to develop and train people.
  • Computer skills.

BASIC SALARY: R510,432.00 plus benefits per annum

A detailed curriculum vitae reflecting practical application of the position outputs and the required competencies as advertised must be submitted by close of business on 30 June 2021, quoting the reference number NELS/LP-CC/11/06/2021 in the subject line to LMPRecruit@legal-aid.co.za or apply online at  www.legal-aid.co.za 

Enquiries to Ceboliyazakha Shange, Tel: 013 756 4500

Preference will be given to candidates in terms of the Legal Aid SA Employment Equity Plan. People with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

LEGAL AID SA RESERVES THE RIGHT NOT TO APPOINT

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Athlone Local Office – Legal Practitioner – Civil Level 2

REF: ATH/LP2/11/6/2021

INTERNAL & EXTERNAL ADVERTISEMENT

LEGAL PRACTITIONER – CIVIL LEVEL 2                                                

ATHLONE LOCAL OFFICE

Legal Aid SA is a National Public Entity; a key contributor to South Africa’s constitutional democracy, providing quality legal services to indigent and vulnerable persons. The organisation has a national footprint in all nine provinces. Legal Aid SA is a credible employer of choice, boasting Top Employer SA accreditation for 12 consecutive years. We offer an exciting Employment Value Proposition with opportunities for development, career growth and an inspiring workplace.

Applications are invited from persons interested to fill in the above-mentioned position. The incumbent will be appointed on a permanent basis. The position is based in Athlone.

KEY OUTPUTS

  • Provide civil legal aid to the poor in the coverage area of the unit.
  • Handling of complex civil matters.
  • Supervise and guide civil Candidate Attorneys and Paralegals.
  • Assist in providing support and assistance to civil sections of the office in the designated cluster.
  • Represent women, children and vulnerable landless people in all civil matters.
  • Perform office administration.

COMPETENCIES (SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE & ATTRIBUTES) REQUIRED

  • Admitted Attorney/Advocate (the latter must have completed pupilage successfully at an institution recognised by Legal Aid SA).
  • LLB or B Proc degree.
  • At least five years’ post-admission civil experience.
  • Right of appearance in the High Court.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication.
  • Strong analytical ability and excellent communication skills.
  • Team player.
  • Self-development orientation.
  • A valid driver’s license is an advantage.

BASIC SALARY: R510,432.00 plus benefits per annum

A detailed curriculum vitae reflecting practical application of the position outputs and the required competencies as advertised must be submitted by close of business on 28 June 2021, quoting the reference number ATH/LP2/11/6/2021 in the subject line to WCNCRecruit@legal-aid.co.za or apply online at www.legal-aid.co.za 

Enquiries to Ricardo Adams, Tel: 021 697 5252

Preference will be given to candidates in terms of the Legal Aid SA Employment Equity Plan. People with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

LEGAL AID SA RESERVES THE RIGHT NOT TO APPOINT

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People with Disabilities Recruitment Programme

WELCOME TO LEGAL AID SOUTH AFRICA

Legal Aid SA is a National Public Entity; a key contributor to South Africa’s constitutional democracy, providing quality legal services to indigent and vulnerable persons. The organisation has a national footprint in all nine provinces. Legal Aid SA is a credible employer of choice, boasting Top Employer SA accreditation for 12 consecutive years. We offer an exciting Employment Value Proposition with opportunities for development, career growth and an inspiring workplace.

ABOUT US

Legal Aid SA is an autonomous statutory body with the primary objective of rendering or making available legal aid to indigent groups, in an independent manner. Legal Aid SA’s national footprint covers 64 local offices and satellite offices (business units) throughout the country.

LEGAL AID SA VALUES

  • Passion for Justice
  • Ubuntu
  • Integrity
  • Accountability
  • Service Excellence
  • People and Planet Focused

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES WITHIN LEGAL AID SA

LEGAL SERVICES

  • Candidate Attorneys
  • Legal Practitioner – Civil
  • Legal Practitioner – Civil Labour
  • Legal Practitioner – Civil Children
  • Legal Practitioner – RC (Criminal)
  • Sexual Offences Professional
  • Legal Practitioner – HC
  • Supervisory Legal Practitioner
  • Principal Legal Practitioner
  • Senior Litigators
  • Head of Office

AUXILLARY SERVICES

  • Human Resources
  • Finance
  • Information Systems
  • Communications
  • Operations
  • Internal Audit

To be part of our amazing family please forward your comprehensive CV indicating the nature of disability to peoplewithdisabilities@legal-aid.co.za

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