Senior Court Interpreter

  • Office of the Chief Justice
  • Limpopo
  • 408


SALARY : R257 508 per annum. The successful candidate will be required to sign a performance agreement.

CENTRE                                   :           Polokwane High Court

REQUIREMENTS : A National Diploma in Legal Interpreting or equivalent relevant qualification and a minimum of three (3) years practical experience in Court Interpreting or Grade 12 and ten (10) years practical experience in Court Interpreting.

Proficiency in English and two or more indigenous languages. A valid driver’s licence; Knowledge of any foreign Language will be an added advantage; Candidates will be required to undergo Oral and Written Language proficiency testing; Skills and Competencies: excellent communication skills (written and verbal); Computer literacy (MS Office), Good Interpersonal Relations; Ability to work under pressure and solve problems; Accuracy and attention to detail; Customer Services; Planning and Organising Skills. Confidentiality; Analytical thinking; listening skills; Time management and ability to work under pressure.

DUTIES : Court proceeding; interpreting during consultation; Translate legal documents and exhibits; Assist with reconstruction of Court records; Develop terminology; coin words, control and supervision of Interpreters; Perform specific line and Administrative support functions to the Judiciary; Court Manager and Supervisor.

ENQUIRIES                              :          Mr TD Masemola/Ms N Phadziri Tel No: (015) 230 4000/4051/4008

  Polokwane: Quoting the relevant reference number, direct your application to:  Provincial Head, Office of the Chief Justice Service Centre, Limpopo, Private Bag X9693, Polokwane, 0700. Applications can also be hand delivered to the High Court of South Africa: Limpopo Division, Polokwane, 36 Biccard & Bodenstein Street, Polokwane, 0699.