New Zealand Police
Permanent, Full Time
Police Employee/Office of Constable, Band PROS1I $75,594.00 – $116,123.00
Job Requisition 16742
New Zealand Police are offering an exciting opportunity to join the Police Prosecution Service (PPS) as a Prosecutor in Nelson.
With PPS you will gain a sound knowledge of prosecution processes including advocacy, knowledge of the Law and court practices. You will be a part of a diverse group of Constabulary prosecutors, Police Employee lawyers, and support staff. Dependent on your level of experience and knowledge at entry you will be involved in various out-of-court case management processes, such as file analysis, writing submissions, and liaising with police investigators and defense counsel.
In addition, you will be involved with courtroom advocacy, ranging from first appearance courts through to Judge alone Trials and sentencing hearings. Role includes rostered Saturday morning JP Court.
The Prosecutor will be based in Nelson office. Some occasions may require you to work in either the Marlborough and West Coast offices. This would require travel and staying overnight. This work would be occasional and would be by negotiation.
Your knowledge and understanding of key New Zealand statutes, combined with your desire and motivation to present well-constructed and compelling prosecution cases, will enable you to undertake a vital role in the Criminal Justice Sector and in the operationalisation of New Zealand Police’s strategy.
Skills and Experience Required:
Competencies: Level 1 – Individual Contributor
For more information about the above Core Competencies, visit “Our Values” on our website https://www.police.govt.nz/sites/default/files/publications/how-we-do-things.pdf
To view the position description for this role, please copy and paste the following link in a new browser: https://www.police.govt.nz/sites/default/files/pd/09-2019/prosecutor.pdf
How to apply
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Applications close at 5pm on Friday 3rd April 2020.