Job Vacancies at the Office of the Chief Justice in South Africa. The Office of the Chief Justice is welcoming applications from qualified individuals for several new job vacancies. These positions play a crucial role in supporting the South African judiciary.
The application deadline is October 27, 2023. We are committed to providing equal opportunities, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
In line with our Employment Equity Plan, we give preference to candidates who will contribute to our department’s diversity objectives. We encourage applications from White males/females, Coloured males/females, Indian males/females, and individuals with disabilities.
About the Office of the Chief Justice
The Office of the Chief Justice (OCJ) serves as the apex judicial authority in South Africa. Its primary responsibilities include the oversight of Superior courts, such as the Constitutional Court, Supreme Court of Appeal, and High Courts. The OCJ ensures the efficient administration of the judiciary, safeguarding its independence and impartiality.
Job Vacancies at the Office of the Chief Justice in South Africa
Browse the list below to discover the current job openings:
- Judge’s Secretary (Ref No: 2023/349/OCJ)
- Administration Officer SCM (Ref No: 2023/351/OCJ)
- Registrar (Ref No: 2023/350/OCJ)
For a detailed description of these vacancies, including application addresses and instructions, please download the full advert linked at the bottom of this page.
How to Apply
Submit your application to the National Office in Midrand or the Constitutional Court in Braamfontein, ensuring that you reference the appropriate job title and reference number. You can deliver your application to the following addresses:
- Postal Address: The Director: Human Resources, Office of the Chief Justice, Private Bag X10, Marshalltown, 2107
- Hand Delivery Address: Office of the Chief Justice, Human Resource Management, 188, 14th Road, Noordwyk, Midrand, 1685
All applications must be completed on a NEW Z83 form, available for download at the bottom of this page or from any Public Service Department. Include a comprehensive CV with contactable referees (telephone numbers and email addresses). Only shortlisted candidates will be asked to provide certified copies of qualifications and other relevant documents.
Ensure your application form is fully completed, signed, and initialed to avoid disqualification during the selection process. We do not consider applications on the old Z83 form.
If you possess foreign qualifications, please include an evaluation certificate from the South African Qualification Authority (SAQA).