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Internal Position No. Job Title Closing Date Department
Director, BVI HOUSE ASIA (HONG KONG)

Director, BVI HOUSE ASIA (HONG KONG)

International Affairs Secretariat

See job description attached.

7 September 2018
7 September 2018 International Affairs Secretariat
Director, BVI London Office

Director, BVI London Office

International Affairs Secretariat

See job description attached.

7 September 2018
7 September 2018 International Affairs Secretariat
MHSD 15 of 2018
Geriatric Aide I/II

Geriatric Aide I/II

Adina Donovan Home for the Elderly

Role Summary 
The successful applicant will provide assistance to the residents to ensure their wellbeing and the efficiency of daily operations within the Home.

Main Responsibilities

  1. Ensure the smooth and efficient operation of the assigned area by ensuring the wellbeing of residents by assisting with activities of daily living.
  2. Report grievances or any matters of concern to the Supervisor in a professional and timely manner to ensure the matter is dealt with efficiently.
  3. Respond appropriately to residents call in a timely and professional manner.
  4. Assist with the preparation of residents for in-door or outdoor activities to ensure they are appropriately dressed and ready for the activities.
  5. Assist with the lifting and mobilization of residents ensuring care is taken at all times.
  6. Assist with the monitoring of vital signs and response to treatment to ensure their wellbeing.
  7. Assist with admissions and discharges of residents in an efficient and timely manner.
  8. Clean and maintain bedside units of assigned residents to ensure hygiene and cleanliness.
  9. Perform any other related duties as required by Supervisor or any other senior officer in order to contribute to the effectiveness and efficiency of the department.

Minimum Qualifications

  • High School Certificate or equivalent
  • Nursing Assistant Course
  • Three (3) to five (5) years related experience
  • Basic knowledge of Government structure, policies and procedures
  • Good knowledge of Patient Care and Health and Safety Procedures in a Clinical Environment
  • Ability to handle equipment such as wheelchairs, beds and other medical equipment
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Good interpersonal and organisational skills
27 July 2018
27 July 2018 Adina Donovan Home for the Elderly
JLSC 06 of 2018
Judicial Assistant

Judicial Assistant

Supreme Court

Role Summary

The successful applicant will provide administrative support and legal advice to the judges by performing functions relating to administration of justice in an efficient and professional manner.

Main Responsibilities

  1. Perform the following activities as the Judge(s) may direct to support the operations of the Court in a timely and professional manner:

a. Conduct research in legal and related areas

      b. Prepare legal opinions and memoranda

      c. Read and review records of matters to be heard by the Court

      d. Advise the Judge(s) on the status of matters pending before the Court

      e. Submit annually a list of required text for the Judge’s Library

  1. Enter into correspondence with persons and legal officers as directed by the Judge(s) to ensure adequate coordination and communication.
  2. Perform the functions of Protocol Officer for the Judge(s) to ensure these are carried out in a competent and efficient manner at all times.
  3. Assist the Registrar at the High Court when Court is on vacation to ensure optimal use of resources.
  4. Prepare outgoing letters of request for legal assistance in matters and advise on incoming letters of request for legal assistance in matters when required.
  5. Attend/Participate in relevant workshops and seminars and assist with presentations when requested in order to represent the Department and ensure awareness of up-to-date legislation, knowledge and information.
  6. Perform any other related duties as required by Supervisor or any other senior officer in order to contribute to the effectiveness and efficiency of the Department.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Laws Degree or equivalent
  • Bar Professional Training Course Certificate (BPTC)
  • Admitted to the BVI Bar or imminent Call or other common law Bar qualifications
  • Sound knowledge of Government structure, policies and procedures
  • Sound knowledge of the use of standard office equipment
  • Sound knowledge of applicable statutes and statutory interpretation
  • Sound interpersonal and organizational skills
  • Sound oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Sound legal research skills
27 July 2018
27 July 2018 Supreme Court
GG 13 of 2018
Senior Bailiff

Senior Bailiff

Supreme Court

Role Summary

The successful applicant will assist with Court documentation, procedures and seatings as well as to assist with seizing and auctioning of recovered items in order to facilitate the effective and efficient management of the Court.

Main Responsibilities

  1. Ensure the smooth functioning of the Court.
  2. Enforcing court rules, preparing the court, administering oaths and marking exhibits in order to maintain order and the effective running of the Court.
  3. Serve, endorse and distribute civil and court documents to requisite parties in order to maintain effective management of the department.
  4. Seize, secure and auction items which have been recovered in order to facilitate the effective management of the Court.
  5. Maintain department systems by entering all requisite information and ensuring that they are kept securely so that up to date records are available and to maintain confidentiality.
  6. Make arrangements for the Locus in Quo as well as assist and provide security for jurors on the Locus in Quo in order to facilitate effective management for Locus in Quo.
  7. Undertake the duties of Provost Marshal when required to aid the effective and effective management of the Court.
  8. Ensure that money is collected from people who are charged by the Court in order to facilitate effective management of the Court.
  9. Give supervision to the Bailiffs in order to give advice and ensure tasks are being completed in accordance with procedures.
  10. Perform any other related duties as required by the Supervisor or any other senior officer in order to contribute to the effectiveness and efficiency of the Ministry/Department.

Minimum Qualifications

  • High School Certificate or equivalent
  • Five (5) years’ experience in a related area
  • Valid BVI Driver’s License
  • Sound knowledge of Government structure, policies and procedures
  • Sound knowledge of relevant guidelines and procedures in serving civil documents
  • Sound knowledge of the geographical area of the territory
  • Sound knowledge of the use of standard office equipment
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Sound interpersonal and organisational skills
  • Ability to work well under pressure
  • Sound supervisory and management skills
27 July 2018
27 July 2018 Supreme Court
GG 12 of 2018 (INTERNAL APPLICANTS ONLY)
Bailiff

Bailiff

Supreme Court

Role Summary

The successful applicant will assist with Court documentation, procedures and seatings as well as to assist with seizing and auctioning of recovered items in order to facilitate the effective and efficient management of the Court. 

Main Responsibilities

  1. Ensure the smooth functioning of the Court.
  2. Enforce court rules, prepare the court and check courtroom for security and cleanliness, administering oaths and marking exhibits in order to maintain order and the effective running of the Court.
  3. Serve, endorse and distribute civil and court documents to requisite parties in order to maintain effective management of the department.
  4. Seize, secure and auction items which have been recovered in order to facilitate the effective management of the Court.
  5. Maintain department systems by entering all requisite information and ensuring that they are kept securely so that up to date records are available and to maintain confidentiality.
  6. Make arrangements for the Locus in Quo as well as assist and provide security for jurors on the Locus in Quo in order to facilitate effective management for Locus in Quo.
  7. Undertake the duties of Provost Marshal when required to aid the effective and effective management of the Court.
  8. Ensure that money is collected from people who are charged by the Court in order to facilitate effective management of the Court.
  9. Perform any other related duties as required by the Supervisor or any other senior officer in order to contribute to the effectiveness and efficiency of the Ministry/Department.

Minimum Qualifications

  • High School Certificate or equivalent
  • Three (3) years’ experience in a related area
  • Valid BVI Driver’s License
  • Sound knowledge of Government structure, policies and procedures
  • Sound knowledge of relevant guidelines and procedures in serving civil documents
  • Sound knowledge of the geographical area of the territory
  • Sound knowledge of the use of standard office equipment
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Sound interpersonal and organisational skills
  • Ability to work well under pressure
27 July 2018
27 July 2018 Supreme Court
GG 11 of 2018 (INTERNAL APPLICANTS ONLY)
Office Generalist I (Receptionist/Cashier)

Office Generalist I (Receptionist/Cashier)

Supreme Court

Role Summary

The successful applicant will assist with frontline and/or courier duties, to ensure professional customer service is provided to the Ministry/Department and public at all times. 

Main Responsibilities

  1. Answer, screen and transfer calls appropriately, record messages and distribute them to officers to ensure a timely and adequate flow of information.
  2. Perform clerical and data entry functions.
  3. Update and maintain information on computer systems, databases and spreadsheets and in archives.
  4. Assist in processing paperwork, gathering information and verifying data.
  5. Greet and assist visitors and clients in a friendly and professional manner to facilitate effective communication and customer service.
  6. Ensure that all correspondence is collected, delivered and recorded appropriately to facilitate effective information flow.
  7. Assist with the filing of correspondence to keep filing up to date so that complete records are available for reference.
  8. Assist with the preparation of meetings and presentation materials.
  9. Assist with maintenance of minor office equipment to ensure a well-functioning work environment.
  10. Provide clerical support by completing all photocopying, scanning, binding and typing in a timely manner to facilitate the effectiveness and efficiency of the Ministry/Department.
  11. Assist with records management, organisation and retrieval of documents.
  12. Perform any other related duties as required by the Supervisor or any other senior officer in order to contribute to the effectiveness and efficiency of the Ministry/Department.

Minimum Qualifications

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • One (1) year working experience
  • Valid BVI driver’s licence, if applicable
  • Basic knowledge of Government structure, policies and procedures
  • Basic knowledge of the use of standard office equipment
  • Working knowledge of relevant computer software applications
  • Basic knowledge of general office procedures
  • Good time management and organisational skills
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Good interpersonal skills and ability to work as a team player
27 July 2018
27 July 2018 Supreme Court
GG 10 of 2018 (INTERNAL APPLICANTS ONLY)
Office Generalist I (Court Filing Clerk)

Office Generalist I (Court Filing Clerk)

Supreme Court

Role Summary

The successful applicant will assist with frontline and/or courier duties, to ensure professional customer service is provided to the Ministry/Department and public at all times. 

Main Responsibilities

  1. Answer, screen and transfer calls appropriately, record messages and distribute them to officers to ensure a timely and adequate flow of information.
  2. Perform clerical and data entry functions.
  3. Update and maintain information on computer systems, databases and spreadsheets and in archives.
  4. Assist in processing paperwork, gathering information and verifying data.
  5. Greet and assist visitors and clients in a friendly and professional manner to facilitate effective communication and customer service.
  6. Ensure that all correspondence is collected, delivered and recorded appropriately to facilitate effective information flow.
  7. Assist with the filing of correspondence to keep filing up to date so that complete records are available for reference.
  8. Assist with the preparation of meetings and presentation materials.
  9. Assist with maintenance of minor office equipment to ensure a well-functioning work environment.
  10. Provide clerical support by completing all photocopying, scanning, binding and typing in a timely manner to facilitate the effectiveness and efficiency of the Ministry/Department.
  11. Assist with records management, organisation and retrieval of documents.
  12. Perform any other related duties as required by the Supervisor or any other senior officer in order to contribute to the effectiveness and efficiency of the Ministry/Department.

Minimum Qualifications

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • One (1) year working experience
  • Valid BVI driver’s licence, if applicable
  • Basic knowledge of Government structure, policies and procedures
  • Basic knowledge of the use of standard office equipment
  • Working knowledge of relevant computer software applications
  • Basic knowledge of general office procedures
  • Good time management and organisational skills
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Good interpersonal skills and ability to work as a team player
27 July 2018
27 July 2018 Supreme Court
25 of 2018
Court Reporter I

Court Reporter I

Supreme Court

Role Summary

The successful applicant will serve as a Court Reporter in recording verbatim proceedings of the Court Proceedings by stenographic means.

Main Responsibilities

  1. Assist with Court and Recording Proceedings.
  2. Prepare transcripts of day’s proceeding.
  3. Keep a daily log of Court Proceedings.
  4. Maintain backup and Note File Management System.
  5. Archive Steno notes
  6. Assist with billing of Transcripts.
  7. Assist other court reporters in printing, binding and proofreading to meet deadline.
  8. Research citied cases at High Court or Attorney General’s Office.
  9. Assist in typing of letters, sending faxes or photocopying.
  10. Performs any other related duties as required by Supervisor or any other senior officer in order to contribute to the effectiveness and efficiency of the department.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Associate’s Degree in Court Reporting or Certificate in Court Reporting from NCRA Accredited School at 225 WPM.
  • One (1) year experience as an Official or Legislative Court Reporter and experience in Court Procedures and Transcript Production.
  • Sound knowledge of Government structure, policies and procedures
  • Uphold Professional Code of conduct
  • Ability to be a member in good standing in National Court Reporters Association (NCRA)
  • Excellent skills in operation of the Stenograph machine and CAT Software
  • Ability to make an emergency decision to effectuate the objective of the Court Reporting Unit
  • Ability to use English skills in proper spelling, punctuation and grammar
  • Excellent time management
  • Sound interpersonal and organisational skills
  • Ability to work well under pressure in confidential situations
27 July 2018
27 July 2018 Supreme Court
MEC 04 of 2018
Janitor

Janitor

Ministry of Education & Culture

Role Summary

The successful applicant will perform cleaning duties in order to provide a clean, tidy and sanitized environment on a daily basis.

Main Responsibilities

  1. Provide a clean and sanitized working environment both indoors and outdoors on a daily basis by:
    1. Dusting & polishing all surfaces
    2. Wiping, scrubbing and disinfecting fixtures
    3. Sweeping/mopping/vacuuming all floors
    4. Removing litter from floors/grounds and emptying trash bins
    5. Cleaning windows, appliances and other equipment
    6. Maintain gardens, walkways, parking lots and stairways by cleaning areas on a daily basis and maintaining plants and lawns in order to facilitate effective grounds management and appearance, as required.
    7. Ensure that tools, materials and equipment are sufficiently cleaned and stored in order to maintain effective use of resources, as required.
  2. Perform assigned cleaning duties with due regard to Health and Safety procedures and policies, and with responsibility towards staff and the general public.
  3. Keep an inventory for cleaning supplies advising when re-ordering is necessary.
  4. Prepare a requisition of cleaning supplies to be ordered and report any faults or incidents to the Supervisor in a timely manner in order to maintain clean, safe and sanitized environment.
  5. Perform any other related duties as required by the Supervisor or any other senior officer in order to contribute to the effectiveness and efficiency of the department.

Minimum Qualifications

  • High School Certificate or equivalent
  • Minimum one (1) year’s work experience in cleaning/housekeeping
  • Good knowledge of cleaning agents and equipment
  • Basic knowledge of Government structure, policies and procedures.
  • Basic knowledge of Health & Safety regulations, policies and procedures
  • Sound knowledge and ability in housekeeping, and use of cleaning materials and equipment
  • Basic use of standard office equipment
  • Sound interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Basic oral, reading and written communication skills
27 July 2018
27 July 2018 Ministry of Education & Culture

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