Judicial Vacancies

EASTERN CARIBBEAN SUPREME COURT

 VACANCY NOTICE

Suitably qualified applicants are invited to fill the position of:

JUSTICE OF APPEAL

To be based at the Headquarters of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court in Saint Lucia.  Applicants will hear appeals in all Member States and Territories of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court in accordance with the Schedule of Sittings of the Court of Appeal.

Applicants for the position of Justice of Appeal must (a) be or have been for a period or periods amounting in the aggregate to not less than 5 years a judge of a court of unlimited jurisdiction in civil and criminal matters in some part of the Commonwealth or a court having jurisdiction in appeals from such a court; or (b) be qualified to practise as an advocate in such a court, and has so practised for a period or periods amounting in the aggregate to, not less than 15 years.

Applicants are also expected to possess a high level of personal integrity and if successful are expected to subscribe to the Code of Ethics of the Judiciary of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court.

SALARY:  Remuneration package available upon request.

Interested persons may download an application package from the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court’s Website – www.eccourts.org or request in writing from:

The Secretary
Judicial and Legal Services Commission
PO. Box 1093
The Waterfront
Castries
Saint Lucia, West Indies
Telephone:  [758] 457-3600
Email:  jlsc@eccourts.org

Deadline for receipt of applications:  Friday, 26th November 2021.

Note:  Only suitably qualified applicants will be acknowledged.
The Commission does not bind itself to make an appointment from among those persons who apply.

Application Form and Guide – Justice of Appeal November 2021

Guide for Referees – Justice of Appeal November 2021

Referee Assessment Form – Justice of Appeal November 2021