Appointment as a District Court Judge

If you wish to register your interest in appointment as a District Court Judge you can fill in this expression of interest form [PDF, 116 KB] or you can read more about it in this information booklet [PDF, 149 KB].

Tenancy Adjudicator

A Tenancy Adjudicator is required for the Tenancy Tribunal in the Nelson & Blenheim area. This is a part time position with a standard commitment of one to two days per week. Two or more days a week may be available.

The successful applicant should have legal experience or experience in adjudication. Knowledge of and experience in unit titles may also be relevant, but not essential. Applicants will need to be able to relate well to the many different people who come to the Tribunal, have an interest in efficient dispute resolution, the ability to conduct a hearing and have a strong sense of fairness. They will be sensitive to cultural factors that may affect the resolution of a dispute, and demonstrate efficient work habits and an ability to make clear, logical decisions. Good oral and written communication skills are essential, as is computer literacy.

Download the application form. [DOC, 68 KB] Applications for the position close at 5.00pm, Thursday 17 August 2017. 

For more information about the position, contact Tania Togiatama, PA to Principal Tenancy Adjudicator – email: tania.togiatama@justice.govt.nz or phone (07) 921 7478.