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SENIOR COURT INTERPRETER REF NO: 22/65/FS
Re-advertisement; candidates who previously applied are encouraged to reapply)
SALARY : R261 372 – R307 890 per annum. The successful candidate will be required
to sign a performance agreement.
CENTRE : Magistrate Office: Koffiefontein (Stationed at Heilbron)
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. Skills and Competences: Excellent
communication, Listening, Inter-personal relations Problem solving, Planning
and organising and Analytical thinking skills. Time management.
Confidentiality and ability to work under pressure. Language Proficiency
Heilbron: Afrikaans, IsiZulu, Sesotho, English. (Setswana and IsiXhosa will be
an added advantage).
DUTIES : Key Performance Areas: Interpret in court of Law (Civil and Criminal matters),
small claims courts, pre- trial proceedings and consultations; Consecutive
interpreting from source to target language during Court proceedings, pre-trial,
consultation, quasi and judicial; Interpret non-verbal gesture, dramatization
and confessions; Collect, monitor interpreting register, calculate and compile
statistics; Make arrangements for foreign languages interpreters in
consultation with the Prosecutor; Provide effective people management.
ENQUIRIES : Ms NM Dywili Tel No: (051) 407 1800
APPLICATIONS : 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
Department of Justice and Constitutional Development
Senior Court Interpreter
4 July 2022
To apply for this job please visit www.dpsa.gov.za.