Senior Court Interpreter (2 Posts

OFFICE OF THE CHIEF JUSTICE
SALARY : R257 508 per annum. The successful candidate will be required to sign a performance agreement.
CENTRE : Middleburg Local Division, Ref No: 2019/666/OCJ North West High Court (Mmabatho), Ref No: 2019/667/OCJ

REQUIREMENTS :
A National Diploma/Degree in Legal Interpreting or equivalent relevant qualification in the field of languages 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 twKnowledge 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 the ability to work under pressure.

DUTIES :
Render Interpreting Services in Criminal, Civil, Labour and Quasi-Judicial Court proceedings.
Interpreting during consultation.
Translate legal documents and exhibits.
Assist with reconstruction of Court record.
Develop terminology, coin words, control and supervision of Interpreters.
Perform specific line and Administrative Support Functions to the Judiciary, Court Manager and Supervisor.