Local Court Messenger (x7)

Republic Of Zambia Judiciary Muchinga Province




20 JAN 2023


The Judiciary is an independent arm of Government established under Part Vill

of the Constitution (Amendment) No. 2 of 2016. Its mission is “To administer

justice to all in an independent, impartial, competent and timely manner”. In

order to improve service delivery, the Judiciary under Muchinga Province is

inviting applications from suitably qualified and experienced candidates to be considered for the following positions;

3. Local Court Messenger (JSS 03) x 7 (Annual Basic Salary of K50, 443.58)

to be based at Mwenichifungwe Local Court In Mafinga District,
Nakonde Local Court in Nakonde District, Mpepo Local Court In
Kanchiblya District, Tembwe and Chikwa Local Court In Chama District and Chinsall Local Court in Chinsal District respectively.

The successful candidates will be required to report to the Magistrate-In-
Charge and will be responsible for the following duties:

(i) To undertake effectively the serving of processes and execution of court orders in order to facilitate the administration of justice.
(ii) To undertake effectively the prosecution of contempt matters in
order to facilitate dispensation of justice.
(iii) To undertake effectively the provision of security to the local courts in
order to facilitate orderliness during the proceedings.

• Full Form V or Grade Twelve (12) School Certificate with five (5) ‘0’Level
Credits or better including English and Mathematics. Certificate in security will be an added advantage.
• Ability to write reports.
• Ability to communicate effectively in English.
• Knowledge of at least one local language (Bemba, Bisa, Senga and
Namwanga). Knowledge of Swahili will be an added advantage.
• Must be between the age of 18 and 44 years.

• High levels of Integrity.
• Must possess high levels of Confidentiality.
• Good Interpersonal skills.
• Must be physically fit.

Interested candidates who meet the above specifications should submit their

application letters together with a typed detailed Curriculum Vitae with three

(3) traceable referees, certified copies of professional and academic certificates and any other documents to support their applications. Those who may have submitted their applications before this advertisement should re-apply.

Applications clearly showing day time contact phone numbers should be

addressed to the under listed by Friday 27th January, 2023.

The Principal Resident Magistrate,

For the attention of: The Provincial Human Resource Management Officer,

Judiciary Muchinga Province,

P.O Box 480094,


Please note that only shortlisted candidates meeting the selection criteria will be communicated to and all applications received after the specified date will NOT be considered.

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