KAIKŌMIHANA TURE | LAW COMMISSIONER
Expressions of interest are invited from suitably qualified persons who would like to be considered for appointment to Te Aka Matua o te Ture | the Law Commission under section 9 of the Law Commission Act 1985.
The Commission is an independent advisory body, established in 1985 to promote the systematic review, reform and development of the law of New Zealand. In making its recommendations, the Commission must take into account te ao Māori (the Māori dimension) and give consideration to the multicultural character of New Zealand society. It must also have regard to the desirability of simplifying the expression and content of the law, as far as that is practicable.
The positions can be full or part-time. The legislation provides for an appointment term of up to five years. Remuneration for the position is set by the Remuneration Authority.
Details including a position description and application forms are available from the Ministry of Justice website https://www.justice.govt.nz/about/statutory-vacancies.
Applications close on Friday 12 March 2021.