NPA: District Court Prosecutors, Court Preparation Officers, Clerks, Library Assistant (Nationwide)


The NPA is an equal opportunity employer. People with disabilities will be given preference and are encouraged to apply. In the filling of vacancies, the objectives of Section 195(1)(i) of the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa,1996, and in particular the Employment Equity Act,1998 (Act 55 of 1998) and the NPA Employment Equity Strategy 2016, will take highest preference in selection of suitable candidates.

APPLICATIONS : All applications must be submitted to the relevant Recruitment Response Email as stated below.

CLOSING DATE : 08 April 2021


National Prosecutions Service

SALARY : R301 452 per annum (Excluding Benefits) to R847 047 per annum (Total Cost

Package) (Level LP-3 to LP-4)

CENTRE : CPP: Mmabatho (Lehurutshe) – Ref No: Recruit 2021/199

CPP: East London – Ref No: Recruit 2021/223

(King Williams Town) – Ref No: Recruit 2021/224

REQUIREMENTS : A recognised four- year legal qualification. At least two years post qualification legal experience or one year post qualification legal experience for candidates who successfully completed the NPA Aspirant Prosecutor Program. Criminal court litigation experience will be an advantage. Proficiency in prosecuting. Guiding investigations and giving instruction. Ability to draft charge sheets and other complex court documents. Ability to act independently without constant supervision. Manage case court flow independently. Good administration skills. A valid driver’s license will be a requirement where applicable.

DUTIES : Study case dockets, decide on the institution of and conduct criminal proceedings. Draft charge sheets and other documents. Represent the State in court. Perform all duties related thereto in accordance with the code of conduct, Policy and directives of the National Prosecuting Authority.

ENQUIRIES : CPP: Mmabatho Flora Kalakgosi Tel No: (018) 381 9041

CPP: East London Talita Raga Tel No: (040) 608 6800

APPLICATIONS : CPP: Mmabatho (Lehurutshe) e mail

CPP: East London e mail

(King Williams Town) e mail


National Prosecutions Service

SALARY : R257 508 per annum (Level 07) (Excluding Benefits)

CENTRE : DPP: Cape Town (High Court) - Ref No: Recruit 2021/200

CPP: Cape Town - Ref No: Recruit 2021/201

CPP George (Thembalethu) - Ref No: Recruit 2021/202

(Swellendam) - Recruit 2021/203

(Plettenberg Bay) - Ref No: Recruit 2021/204

CPP: Mitchells Plain (Bredasdorp) - Ref No: Recruit 2021/205

(Strand) - Ref No: Recruit 2021/206

(Hermanus) - Ref No: Recruit 2021/207

(Somerset West) - Recruit 2021/208

CPP:Bellville (Malmesbury) - Ref No: Recruit 2021/209

(Vredendal) - Ref No: Recruit 2021/210

(Vredenburg) - Ref No: Recruit 2021/211

CPP: Wynberg (Stellenbosch) - Ref No: Recruit 2021/212

(Robertson) - Ref No: Recruit 2021/213

(Athlone) - Ref No: Recruit 2021/214

CPP: Ladysmith (Dundee) - Ref No: Recruit 2021/215

CPP: Pietermaritzburg (Camperdown) - Ref No: Recruit 2021/216

REQUIREMENTS : An appropriate B Degree (NQF level 7)/ Three (3) year Diploma (NQF 6) in Social Science/Behavioral Studies or equivalent. At least one year working experience in a court environment. Sound co-ordination and counselling experience. Ability to work well with children. Knowledge of the Criminal Justice System. Excellent administrative skills, good communication skills and problem-solving skills.

DUTIES : Provide holistic and integrated care for the victims of crime, customers and witnesses within the court environment. Prevent secondary traumatization by providing a safe and secure environment in which to testify. Implement court preparation for children and adult victims of crime, customers and witnesses and perform all other duties in relation thereto. Liaise with and report to the Prosecutor/Manager. Perform all duties in accordance with general accepted court preparation technique.

ENQUIRIES : DPP: Cape Town; CPP: Cape Town; CPP: George; CPP: Mitchells Plain; CPP:

Bellville; & CPP: Wynberg Angelene Jansen Tel No: (021) 487 7123

CPP: Ladysmith & CPP: Pietermaritzburg Thabisile Radebe Tel No: (033) 392 8753

APPLICATIONS : DPP: Cape Town (High Court) e mail

CPP: Cape Town e mail

CPP: George (Thembalethu) e mail

(Swellendam) e mail

(Plettenberg Bay) e mail

CPP: Mitchells Plain (Bredasdorp) e mail

(Strand) e mail

(Hermanus) e mail

(Somerset West) e mail

CPP: Bellville (Malmesbury) e mail

(Vredendal) e mail

(Vredenburg) e mail

CPP: Wynberg (Stellenbosch) e mail

(Robertson) e mail

(Athlone) e mail

CPP: Ladysmith (Dundee) e mail

CPP: Pietermaritzburg (Camperdown) e mail


National Prosecutions Service

SALARY : R173 703 per annum (Level 05) (Excluding Benefits)

CENTRE : DPP: Pietermaritzburg

REQUIREMENTS : Grade 12 or equivalent qualification. General computer literacy in MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. Ability to work independently and under pressure. Excellent organizational planning skills. Able to work extended hours. Integrity, tolerant and determined. Knowledge of the relevant legislations, policies, prescripts and procedures applicable in the public sector.

DUTIES : Provide administrative support services. Prepare library material received from suppliers for exhibitions and process the return of unselected material. Information searches and monitor information. Update correct SLIMS records regarding asset allocation information. Circulate special collections and audiovisual material on short loan. Loose-leaf administration including updating. Responsible for library stock taking and keeping of statistics. Training of users on online databases. Procure new material. Shelving and shelf-reading of library material. Search for items for cataloguing on bibliography databases Assist with the information projects of the NPA.

ENQUIRIES : Thabisile Radebe Tel No: (330) 392 8753



National Prosecutions Service

(Re- Advert)

SALARY : R173 703 per annum (Level 05) (Excluding Benefits)

CENTRE : DPP: Cape Town

REQUIREMENTS : Grade 12 or equivalent qualification. Good verbal and written communication skills. Good interpersonal relations. Good administrative skills. Planning and organizing. General computer literacy skills and knowledge in programs MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook. Strong interpersonal and communication skills. Ability to work independently and as part of a team. Able to work under pressure. A valid driver’s license.

DUTIES : Monitor and control the usage of contract/government vehicles. Record all trips in accordance with guidelines. Ensure accidents are fully reported and all claims in regards thereto are appropriately administered, investigated and processed with relevant authorities. Ensure that all invoices for flights, accommodation and rental vehicles are certified and sent to head office for timeous payment. Render asset management clerical support. Render demand and acquisition clerical support. Render logistical support services. Update and maintain a supplier database. Liaise with customers and stakeholders. Conduct asset verification.

ENQUIRIES : Angelene Jansen Tel No: (021) 487 7123


NOTE : For your application to be accepted: Applications must be submitted on a Z83, obtainable from any Public Service department or on which must be fully completed as per the instructions on the form, signed and dated. If the Z83 is not completed as prescribed your application will not be accepted. CVs without a Z83 will not be accepted. Handwritten Z83 must be completed in Block Letters. Only copies of certified required qualifications, identity document and other listed documents as per the advert, must be included with your application. All applications must reach the NPA on/or before the closing date. No late applications will be accepted/processed. The NPA cannot be held responsible for server delays. Applicant’s attention is drawn to the fact that the NPA uses an Electronic Response Handling System in terms of e-mailed applications. Please DO NOT contact the NPA directly after you have e-mailed your applications to enquire if your application(s) have been received. If you have not received an acknowledgement of receipt within one week after the closing date then you can contact the NPA. The NPA reserves the right not to fill any particular position. If you do not hear from us within (3) three months from the closing date of the advert, please accept that your application was unsuccessful. Successful candidates will be subjected to a security clearance of at least confidential. Appointment to this position will be provisional, pending the issue of security clearance. Fingerprints will be taken on the day of the interview. The social media accounts of shortlisted applicants may be accessed. A valid drivers license will be a requirement where applicable. Applicants are advised that from 1 January 2021 a new application form for employment (Z83) is in use. The new application for employment form can be downloaded at From 1 January 2021 should an application be received using the incorrect (old) application for employment (Z83), it will not be considered. NB! Applicants who are successful must please note that the NPA is not in a position to pay resettlement costs

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