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Department of Justice Internships 2024 New Application

We are seeking motivated and passionate individuals to join our internship program within the Department of Justice. This internship offers a unique opportunity to gain invaluable experience within various areas of law, policy, and justice administration. As an intern, you will have the chance to contribute to meaningful projects, collaborate with seasoned professionals, and gain exposure to the diverse facets of the legal field.

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  • Assist in legal research, analysis, and drafting documents related to ongoing cases or projects.
  • Support departmental initiatives by conducting data analysis, preparing reports, and contributing to policy development.
  • Participate in court proceedings, hearings, or administrative tasks to gain practical insight into legal proceedings.
  • Collaborate with legal professionals, administrators, and other interns to exchange ideas and contribute to departmental objectives.
  • Engage in educational seminars, workshops, and training sessions to enhance knowledge and skills within the legal sphere.
  • Currently enrolled in or recently graduated from a law-related program (Law, Political Science, Criminal Justice, or related field).
  • Strong analytical skills and attention to detail.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a fast-paced environment.
  • Passion for justice, equality, and the legal system.
Job Benefits
  • Hands-on experience and exposure to various aspects of law and justice administration.
  • Mentorship opportunities from experienced legal professionals.
  • Networking possibilities within the legal and justice community.
  • Potential for future career opportunities within the Department of Justice and Constitutional Development.
  1. Review Available Internship Opportunities: Visit the official website of the Department of Justice and Constitutional Development or any designated job portal where their internships are advertised. Identify the specific internship positions available, their descriptions, and requirements.
  2. Prepare Necessary Documents: Gather all the required documents for the application, which usually include:
    • Resume/CV: Highlight your academic background, relevant coursework, work experience (if any), skills, and achievements.
    • Cover Letter: Customize your cover letter to showcase your interest in the internship, your motivation, and how your skills align with the department's goals.
    • Academic Transcripts: Provide official or unofficial transcripts of your academic records.
  3. Compose a Strong Application: Tailor your resume and cover letter to the specific internship position you're applying for. Emphasize your skills, experiences, and academic background that align with the department's mission and the internship's requirements.
  4. Submit Your Application: Follow the application instructions provided in the internship posting. Typically, this involves submitting your documents through an online portal, sending them via email, or mailing a physical application to the designated address. Be sure to comply with the stated application deadline.
  5. Follow Up: After submitting your application, consider sending a follow-up email expressing your continued interest in the internship. This can demonstrate your enthusiasm and dedication to the opportunity.
  6. Prepare for Interviews (if applicable): If selected, prepare for potential interviews. Research the department, understand their work, and be ready to discuss how your skills and experiences make you a suitable candidate for the internship.
Employment Type
Duration of employment
3 Months
Government Administration
Job Location
Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa, Pretoria , Gauteng, 0002, South Africa
Working Hours
Date posted
May 21, 2024
Valid through
December 4, 2024
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