Current Opportunities

Advertisement Vacant Position at the Attorney General’s Office

The Attorney General’s Office is seeking suitable candidates who may wish to submit an application for the following vacant positions –

Post /Division/ Salary Band

Salary Scale

Minimum Requirements

X2 Crown Prosecutor

Criminal Division

Band H

$34,608 - $51,912

Bachelor Degree with at least 4 years working experience post admission to the legal bar;

Qualifications acceptable for this role must be in Law from a recognized common law institution/jurisdiction.

Desirable:

·        Experience in criminal prosecutions, Civil cases, family cases and land cases; 

·        Conduct jury trials or trials by judge alone

·        Experience in drafting legal documents

·        Understanding of Tonga legal system and practice

·        Understanding of Government system, procedures and practice

·        Excellent computer skills     

·        Experience in public speaking

·        Fluent in Tongan and English 

Please kindly note the following –

 

  1. All civil servants who wish to apply must submit their application with an endorsement from their relevant Chief Executive Officer.
  1. Only application that meet the requirements will be considered.
  1. All applications must be accompanied with the following documents –
    1. Application letter
    2. Updated Curriculum Vitae
    3. Three written reference
    4. Certified copies of all relevant qualifications & transcripts, where applicable
    5. Letter of endorsement from your relevant Chief Executive Officer (only if the applicant is a civil servant
  1. All applications must be addressed to the -

            Solicitor General

            Attorney General’s Office

            First Floor, Taumoepeau Building

            Corner of Fatafehi and Salote Roads

            NUKU’ALOFA

  1. For details of the job description, please request a copy via email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or telephone 7401400.
  1. All applications are to be received no later than 4.30pm, Thursday, 8 December 2022.