Crown Prosecutor & Senior Crown Prosecutor

Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
£38,000 - £54,789
15 Apr 2019
23 Apr 2019
Practice area
Barrister, Solicitor
Full time
Contract type

Job Title:                      Crown Prosecutor & Senior Crown Prosecutor

Salary:                          Crown Prosecutor                    £38,000 - £42,000

                                    Senior Crown Prosecutor         £46,228 - £54,789      

Location:                      North-East – Newcastle, Middlesbrough

Closing Date:                23rd April 2019

Can you deliver justice?

Are you a talented lawyer looking to take the next step in your career? Being a Crown Prosecutor or a Senior Crown Prosecutor with the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) means that you will be at the forefront of delivering justice for some of the most complex and challenging cases, from fraud and firearms to public order and corporate manslaughter – the CPS works on all kinds of cases.

In your role you will be able to provide justice for victims and witnesses, you will have the chance to have a very real impact on society and the freedom to use your judgement. Your work will be both challenging and varied in nature involving tasks such as reviewing, preparing and presenting a wide range of cases at magistrates’ court.

You will have opportunities to develop your career further including using your Individual Learning Account (ILA) to attend training courses, the chance to become a Legal Trainee Supervisor and shadowing colleagues to gain different perspectives. You will be supported in your progression with access to various promotion opportunities.

Delivering justice is a complex pursuit with work that is sometimes emotionally challenging, which is why we offer a range of benefits including flexible working, civil service pension scheme,   access to employee savings including high street retailer offers and discounts and 25 days leave, rising to 30 days after 5 years’ service.

If you are committed to public service and are looking for a role at the very forefront of delivering justice, find out more and apply at https://www.cps.gov.uk/cps-lawyer-recruitment-campaign