Aspirant Prosecutor Training X33

National Prosecuting Authority - Various Areas, Nationwide

Full-Time | Government

Closing date yi 4th ka July 2022


  • The NPA is an equal opportunity employer.
  • People with disabilities will be given preference and are encouraged to apply.
  • In the filling of vacancies, the objectives of Section 195(1)(i) of the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa,1996, and in particular the Employment Equity Act,1998 (Act 55 of 1998) and the NPA Employment Equity Strategy 2022-2026, will take highest preference in selection of suitable candidates.


  1. CPP: Port Elizabeth
  2. CPP: East London
  3. CPP: Queenstown
  4. CPP: Butterworth
  5. CPP: Mthatha
  6. CPP: Bloemfontein
  7. CPP: Welkom
  8. CPP: Vaal Rand
  9. CPP: Pretoria
  10. CPP: Johannesburg
  11. CPP: West Rand
  12. CPP: East Rand
  13. CPP: Durban
  14. CPP: Empangeni
  15. CPP: Pietermaritzburg
  16. CPP: Ladysmith
  17. CPP: Ntuzuma
  18. CPP: Thohoyandou
  19. CPP: Polokwane
  20. CPP: Modimolle
  21. CPP: Middelburg
  22. CPP: Nelspruit
  23. CPP: Witbank
  24. CPP: Mmabatho – 
  25. CPP: Klerksdorp
  26. CPP: Odi
  27. CPP: Kimberley
  28. CPP: Upington: 
  29. CPP: George
  30. CPP: Cape Town
  31. CPP: Wynberg
  32. CPP: Bellville
  33. CPP: Mitchells Plain


  • Applicants who are in possession of a South African LLB degree or equivalent foreign qualification which was certified as such by SAQA, 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. Or final year LLB students with the courses listed above provided they would have completed the degree before commencement of the programme.
  • Applicants must be South African.

Skills & Competencies

  • Demonstrable competency in acting Independently, Professionally, Accountable and with Credibility.


  • Successful candidates once appointed will undergo a 12 months programme which shall include a formal assessment at the end to determine overall competency to be appointed as a Prosecutor in South African Courts.
  • On successful completion of the programme, the Aspirant Prosecutors may be appointed as entry level Prosecutors in the District Courts responsible for: conducting prosecutions and attending to all matters incidental thereto; act as the gatekeeper of criminal law; represent public interest in the criminal justice process. Conditions: When carrying out their duties,
  • Prosecutors are required at all times to comply with the Code of Conduct and observe Policy Directives as determined and issued by the National Director of Public Prosecutions.
  • A written contract between the National Prosecuting Authority and the Aspirant Prosecutor outlining the conditions of service shall be entered into and such contract will be valid and binding between the parties.
  • An entry examination will be written which will form part of the selection process and only candidates successful in the examination will be allowed to the next level of the selection process.
  • It is anticipated that the programme will commence on 01 February 2023

Additional Information

  • For your application to be accepted: Applications must be submitted on the new 2021 version Z83, obtainable from any Public Service department or on which must be fully completed as per the instructions on the form, signed and dated.
  • If the Z83 is not completed as prescribed your application will not be accepted. CVs without a Z83 will not be accepted.
  • Handwritten Z83 must be completed in BLOCK LETTERS.
  • Applicants should only apply for one chosen cluster (CPP).
  • Should an applicant apply for more than one cluster he/she will be totally disqualified from the process.
  • Only copies of certified required qualifications, identity document and documents as per the advert, must be included with your application.
  • A copy of Academic Record for final year LLB students must accompany the application.
  • All applications must reach the NPA on/or before the closing date.
  • No late applications will be accepted/processed.
  • The NPA cannot be held responsible for server delays.
  • Applicant’s attention is drawn to the fact that the NPA uses an Electronic Response Handling System in terms of e-mailed applications.
  • Please DO NOT contact the NPA directly after you have e-mailed your applications to enquire if your application(s) have been received.
  • If you have not received an acknowledgement of receipt within one week after the closing date then you can contact the NPA.
  • The NPA reserves the right not to fill any particular position.
  • If you do not hear from us within (6) six months from the closing date of the advert, please accept that your application was unsuccessful.
  • Successful candidates will be subjected to a security clearance of at least confidential.
  • Appointment to this position will be provisional, pending the issue of security clearance.
  • Fingerprints will be taken on the day of the interview.
  • The social media accounts of shortlisted applicants may be accessed as part of the verification process.
  • The Aspirant Prosecutor Programme is aligned to the government’s objective of advancing youth employment and focus and preference will be given to the youth and other persons from previously disadvantaged backgrounds.
  • Applicants are advised that from 1 January 2021 a new application form for employment (Z83) is in use.
  • The new application for employment form can be downloaded at
  • From 1 January 2021 should an application be received using the incorrect (old) application for employment (Z83), it will not be considered.
  • Applicants who are successful must please note that the NPA is not in a position to pay resettlement costs.

Ref No

  1. CPP: Port Elizabeth - APT202201
  2. CPP: East London - APT202202
  3. CPP: Queenstown - APT202203
  4. CPP: Butterworth - APT202204
  5. CPP: Mthatha - APT202205
  6. CPP: Bloemfontein - APT202206
  7. CPP: Welkom - APT202207
  8. CPP: Vaal Rand - APT202208
  9. CPP: Pretoria - APT202209
  10. CPP: Johannesburg - APT202210
  11. CPP: West Rand - APT202211
  12. CPP: East Rand - APT202212
  13. CPP: Durban - APT202213
  14. CPP: Empangeni - APT202214
  15. CPP: Pietermaritzburg - APT202215
  16. CPP: Ladysmith - APT202216
  17. CPP: Ntuzuma - APT202217
  18. CPP: Thohoyandou - APT202218
  19. CPP: Polokwane - APT202219
  20. CPP: Modimolle - APT202220
  21. CPP: Middelburg - APT202221
  22. CPP: Nelspruit - APT202222
  23. CPP: Witbank - APT202223
  24. CPP: Mmabatho – APT202224
  25. CPP: Klerksdorp - APT202225
  26. CPP: Odi - APT202226
  27. CPP: Kimberley - APT202227
  28. CPP: Upington: APT202228
  29. CPP: George - APT202229
  30. CPP: Cape Town - APT202230
  31. CPP: Wynberg - APT202231
  32. CPP: Bellville - APT202232
  33. CPP: Mitchells Plain - APT202233


  • R201 387 – R233 712 per annum (LP-1 to LP-2)


  1. CPP: Port Elizabeth Andiswa Qamba Tel No: 012 845 1450
  2. CPP: East London Talita Raga Tel No: 040 608 6812
  3. CPP: Komani Nomfuneko Ntapane Tel No: 046 602 3046
  4. CPP: Butterworth & CPP: Mthatha Linda Mankayi Tel No: 047 501 2607
  5. CPP: Bloemfontein & CPP: Welkom Lemmer Ludwick Tel No: 051 410 6001
  6. CPP: Vaal Rand Godfrey Ramakuela Tel No: 012 351 6808
  7. CPP: Pretoria Tumisang Basiretsi Tel No: 012 351 6821
  8. CPP: Johannesburg Noria Malahlela 011 220 4274
  9. CPP: West Rand & CPP: East Rand Khensani Manganye Tel No: 011 220 4266
  10. CPP: Durban Phiwayinkosi Nhlengethwa Tel No: 031 334 5003
  11. CPP: Empangeni Ntokozo Dlamini Tel No: 031 334 5274/ Mzwandile Vilakazi 031 334 5021
  12. CPP: Ntuzuma Siyanda Salman Tel No: 031 334 5272
  13. CPP: Pietermaritzburg & CPP: Ladysmith Thabisile Radebe Tel No: 033 392 8753
  14. CPP: Thohoyandou; CPP: Polokwane & CPP: Modimolle Thuba Thubakgale Tel No: 015 045 0285
  15. CPP: Middelburg, CPP: Nelspruit & CPP: Witbank Tebogo Mashile Tel No: 013 045 0686
  16. CPP: Mmabatho; CPP: Klerksdorp & CPP: Odi Flora Kalakgosi Tel No: 018 381 9041
  17. CPP: Kimberley & CPP: Upington Nicholas Mogongwa Tel No: 053 807 4539
  18. CPP: George; CPP: Cape Town; CPP: Wynberg; CPP: Bellville & CPP: Mitchells Plain Francois Brandt Tel No: 021 487 7144

Application Form

Download Full Vacancy


  1. CPP: Port Elizabeth e mail [email protected]
  2. CPP: East London e mail [email protected]
  3. CPP: Queenstown e mail [email protected]
  4. CPP: Butterworth e mail [email protected]
  5. CPP: Mthatha e mail [email protected]
  6. CPP: Bloemfontein e mail [email protected]
  7. CPP: Welkom e mail [email protected]
  8. CPP: Vaal Rand e mail [email protected]
  9. CPP: Pretoria e mail [email protected]
  10. CPP: Johannesburg e mail [email protected]
  11. CPP: West Rand e mail [email protected]
  12. CPP: East Rand e mail [email protected]
  13. CPP: Durban e mail [email protected]
  14. CPP: Empangeni e mail [email protected]
  15. CPP: Pietermaritzburg e mail [email protected]
  16. CPP: Ladysmith e mail [email protected]
  17. CPP: Ntuzuma e mail [email protected]
  18. CPP: Thohoyandou e mail [email protected]
  19. CPP: Polokwane e mail [email protected]
  20. CPP: Modimolle e mail [email protected]
  21. CPP: Middelburg e mail [email protected]
  22. CPP: Nelspruit e mail [email protected]
  23. CPP: Witbank e mail [email protected]
  24. CPP: Mmabatho e mail [email protected]
  25. CPP: Klerksdorp e mail [email protected]
  26. CPP: Odi e mail [email protected]
  27. CPP: Kimberley e mail [email protected]
  28. CPP: Upington: e mail [email protected]
  29. CPP: George e mail [email protected]
  30. CPP: Cape Town e mail [email protected]
  31. CPP: Wynberg e mail [email protected]
  32. CPP: Bellville e mail [email protected]
  33. CPP: Mitchells Plain e mail [email protected]
Lo msebenzi ufakwe ngu Tebuho Moshoeshoe nge 19 ka June 2022