Location: Royal Courts of Justice, Belfast
The Inn of Court of Northern Ireland is a body which performs
a variety of important functions in relation to the barrister profession in
These include determining
the qualifications and training required by those seeking to be admitted
as barristers; reviewing and approving applications from those seeking to be
called to the Bar; and exercising various disciplinary functions including statutory
obligations as described in the Legal Complaints and Regulation Act (2016) .
An opportunity has now arisen for a suitably qualified
and experienced individual to take up the opportunity of being Under Treasurer of the Inn of Court.
The role will require someone who will assist and support
the work of the Inn of Court and its committees, bringing a high degree of
organisational capability, attention to detail and personal integrity to bear.
Successful applicants must have a minimum of 10
years’ experience gained as either a barrister, solicitor or otherwise within
the legal sector. This experience must include the interpretation and
application of the rules related to a professional body and familiarity with the
admission requirements for a regulated profession.
The role requires flexibility as the working pattern will fluctuate but is
expected to equate to an average demand of 2 working days per week.
A detailed Job Description, Person Specification and
Terms & Conditions can be found attached.
Interested candidates should submit a CV and
covering letter which must detail how they meet the requirements of the role.
These should be sent by no later than 22nd May 2019 to:
Bar Council Office, The Bar Library, 91
Chichester Street, Belfast BT1 3JQ or