24 March 2023
NIJAC - Launch of the Judicial Profile and Person Specification
Introducing The Judicial Profile and The Person Specification
has recently completed a review of the Personal Profile it uses to assess
applicants for judicial office. This Review, which has included consultation
with a range of presiding judicial office holders and the respective
professional bodies, has concluded that a new Profile (to be known as The Judicial Profile) will be
to the introduction of the new profile there will also be a new process of job
analysis for each judicial role which will identify a particular Person Specification for each role.
will offer flexibility and be reflective of how judicial roles are expected to
function now and into the future.
applicants are advised to read the material provided on the NIJAC website and
access the information videos to familiarise themselves with the new approach
and how it will affect Assessment and Selection in Northern Ireland.
Information is available on the NIJAC website: https://www.nijac.gov.uk/news/introducing-judicial-profile-and-person-specification
the Guide, Infographic and access two information videos: https://www.nijac.gov.uk/publications/introducing-judicial-profile-and-person-specification
first recruitment scheme adopting this new approach is one for Deputy
Statutory Officer which is anticipated to launch in the next few weeks.
View the Person
Specification and Job Description for Deputy Statutory Officer here: https://www.nijac.gov.uk/publications/deputy-statutory-officer-documents