Closing Date: 09 July 2012
Salary: R115 377 – R133 899 (LP-1 to LP-2) per annum


Soweto, Johannesburg, Pretoria, Bloemfontein, Durban, Port Elizabeth, East London, Wynberg, Polokwane, Middelburg, Mthatha, Klerksdorp, Kimberley, George, Pietermaritzburg, Madadeni, Welkon, Benoni, Randburg and Thabamoopo.


Applicants who are in possession of a 4 year legal degree obtained at any university in South Africa, which includes at least the following courses: Law of Evidence, Civil Procedure, Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure and Interpretation of Statutes are invited to submit their applications to attend the above-mentioned prosecutorial training. Final year law students with the courses listed above may apply provided they would have completed the degree by the 1st of February 2013. A written contract between the National Prosecuting Authority and the Trainee Prosecutor outlining the conditions of service must be entered into and such contract will be valid and binding between the parties. The successful completion of an entry examination may form part of the selection process.


The prosecutors’ primary function is to conduct prosecutions and attend to matters incidental thereto. Prosecutors are the gatekeeper of criminal law. They represent public interest in the criminal justice process. When carrying out their duties, prosecutors should at all times comply with the Code of Conduct and observe Policy Directives as provided for in the National Prosecuting Authority Act, 32 of 1998.


  • Ms P Malova: 012 845 6888
  • Gija Maswanganyi 012 845 6944

How to Apply

Applications must be submitted to the Tutor at the training centre where the applicant would like to write the entry examination and be trained. Applicants may only apply to one of the training centres. Written applications must be submitted on form Z83, obtainable from any public service department, and must be accompanied by a detailed CV (not exceeding 5 pages) together with certified copies of Qualifications, as well as an Identity Document

Apply To:

Location Postal Address
Pretoria:  Tutor Aspirant Programme Prosecutor Programme : Pretoria North Magistrate Court, Private Bag X1, Pretoria, 1016
Soweto: Tutor Aspirant Prosecutor Programme: Protea Magistrate Court, P O Box 957 Lenasia, 1820
Johannesburg: Tutor Aspirant Prosecutor Programme: Johannersburg Magistrate Court, Private Bag X 34 Johannesburg, 2000
Durban: Tutor Aspirant Prosecutor Programme: Durban Magistrate Court Private Bag X 54360, Durban, 4000
Bloemfontein : Tutor Aspirant Prosecutor Programme: Bloemfontein Magistrate Court, Private Bag X 20583, Bloemfontein, 9300
East London: Tutor Aspirant Prosecutor Programme: Mdantsane Magistrate Court,Private Bag X006, Mdantsane, 5219
Port Elizabeth: Tutor Aspirant Prosecutor Programme: Port Elizabeth Magistrate Court, Private Bag X 3904, Port Elizabeth 6056
Wynberg:  Tutor Aspirant Prosecutor Programme: Athlone Magistrate Court, Private Bag X 1, Athlone, 7764
Polokwane :  Tutor Aspirant Prosecutor Programme : Polokwane Magistrate Court, Private Bag X9320, Polokwane, 0700
Middelburg:  Tutor Aspirant Prosecutor Programme: Middelburg Magistrate Court, Private Bag X 1804, Middelburg (MP), 1050
Mthatha: Tutor Aspirant Prosecutor Programme: Mthatha Magistrate Court, Private Bag X5008, Mthatha, 5099
Klerksdorp:  Tutor Aspirant Prosecutor Programme: Klerksdorp Magistrate Court, Private Bag X A8, Klerksdorp, 2570
Kimberley: Tutor Aspirant Prosecutor Programme: Kimberley Magistrate Court, Private Bag X 5014, Kimberley, 8300
Pietermaritzburg: Tutor Aspirant Prosecutor Programme: Pietermaritzburg Magistrate Court, Private Bag X 9011, Pietermaritzburg, 3200
George: Tutor Aspirant Prosecutor Programme: George Magistrate Court, Private Bag X 6537, George, 6530
Madadeni: Tutor Aspirant Prosecutor Programme: Madadeni Magistrate Court, Private Bag X5010, Madadeni 2951
Welkom: Tutor Aspirant Prosecutor Programme: Welkom Magistrate Court, Private Bag X 5, Welkom, 9459
Benoni:  Tutor Aspirant Prosecutor Programme: Benoni Magistrate Court, Private Bag X013, Benoni, 1500
Randburg: Tutor Aspirant Prosecutor Programme: Randburg Magistrate Court, Private Bag X3005, Randburg, 2125
Thabamoopo: Tutor Aspirant Prosecutor Programme: Thabamoopo Magistrate Court, Private Bag X 05, Chueniespoort, 0745