Assistant Legal Advisor (DP)

Location UK / Antrim

Job Type Permanent full-time

Salary See description

Updated 4 days ago

Reference 1421923

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity within the PSNI for an Assistant Legal Advisor based in Seapark, Carrickfergus.

Job title: Assistant Legal Advisor

Organisation: The Police Service of Northern Ireland

Location: Seapark, Carrickfergus

Salary: £36,812 – £40,473


The Assistant Legal Advisor will be part of the professional legal team and will assist the Senior Legal Advisor in the delivery of a comprehensive range of legal services for the Police Service of Northern Ireland. This will mainly include representing the organisation at legal hearings, provision of legal advice to both officers and staff, and assisting with civil litigation.

You hold a law degree and are qualified as a barrister or solicitor, and capable of becoming entitled to practice in Northern Ireland by the date of appointment. You have at least two years’ post-qualification experience:

  • managing litigation cases in the Northern Ireland court system
  • providing comprehensive legal advice relating to legislation and legal practices in Northern Ireland
  • presenting legal cases at court
  • taking part in inquests.

You are computer literate, hold a full, current drivers’ licence that enable you to drive in Northern Ireland, and have access to a form of personal transport that will enable you to meet the full requirements of the role.

To learn more and apply please click on the APPLY NOW button below to be directed to the company website

Closing date: Friday 28th June 2019 at 3pm

PSNI is committed to being representative of the community we serve and welcomes all applicants interested in a career in policing.