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General Legal Council
Category: Legal
* Continuing legal professional development
  • Ensuring the efficient implementation on an Island wide basis of the Continuing Legal Professional Development (CLPD) Programme established under the Legal Profession Act.
  • Developing plans in relation to the CLPD programme on an Island wide basis and coordinating the delivery of the programmes.
  • Developing and implementing standards and requirements for CLPD for Attorneys.
  • Working with the Accreditation Committee in processing applications for the accreditation of CLPD programmes and the evaluation of such programmes.
  • Leading the development and implementation of systems designed to track the credit status of Attorneys for compliance with CLPD and maintaining records of credit status of Attorneys
  • Developing the operational plan and budget for the department and ensuring that expenditure is maintained within the budget.
  • Providing monthly reports to the Council on the operations of the Department including the compliance rate of Attorneys with CLPD.
  • At least five (5) years experience in curriculum development
  • Strong organizational and management skills
  • Strong ethical standards and a high level of professionalism
  • Excellent written, oral and interpersonal skills
  • Ownership of a motor vehicle and willingness to travel throughout Jamaica.
  • A legal background would be an asset
Deadline: November 30, 2012

Contact Information
Name: N/A
Address: The Secretary
General Legal Council
78 Harbour Street
Email: N/A
Telephone: N/A
Fax: N/A

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