Te Aka Matua o te Ture | Law Commission has fixed term law clerk vacancies to cover the 2022 academic year and the summer period in 2022-2023. The positions will be:
- up to four part-time Law Clerk vacancies up to 10 hours per week during the 2021 academic year from 28 February to 11 November 2022.
- up to two Law Clerks full-time during the 2022-2023 summer period from 14 November 2022 until 24 February 2023 (or as otherwise agreed).
Each clerk will work closely with the Commission’s legal and policy advisers. The work will be varied, and you will gain valuable experience on the wide range of legal and policy issues the Commission deals with.
You will need to be an LLB student in your third or subsequent year with a ‘can do’ attitude and a real interest in the development of law. You will have a high degree of familiarity with the New Zealand Law Style Guide. Knowledge of te ao Māori and te reo Māori is desirable.
To apply, please send your CV, academic transcript and a brief covering letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
Applications close on Friday 22 October 2021 at 5:00pm
We expect to be interviewing from 3rd November 2021.
To be considered for a position at the Commission you must have a legal right to live and work in New Zealand and may be required to complete a Ministry of Justice Criminal Records Check.