Vacancy for Magistrates' Court Mock Trial Competition Project Officer
We are currently seeking a Project Officer to run the Magistrates' Court Mock Trial Competition.
The Magistrates' Court Mock Trial Competition is a national competition for schools in England, Wales and Northern Ireland. It aims to introduce the legal system to young people in an innovative and exciting way. Participants take on the roles of lawyers, magistrates, witnesses and court staff and prepare the prosecution and defence of specially written criminal cases. Teams compete against each other in a live format at Magistrates' Courts with their performances evaluated by magistrates and other legal professionals.
As MCMT Project Officer, you will have overall responsibility for preparing and running the annual cycle of the competition. You will also have responsibility for developing the competition in line with the aims of the Foundation.
The deadline for applications is Thursday 24th September. Interviews will be held on Wednesday 30th September.