Court Presenting Officer - HC1568
We are currently recruiting for a Court Presenting Officer, in this role you will review First Hearing Specified cases. The post holder will be the Prosecution representative in court and will present cases at First Hearing Specified Courts, making decisions with regard to prosecutions and to case manage not guilty plea cases. This work will be undertaken in an open Magistrates’ Court
Other key accountabilities will include:
Liaising with Court Legal Advisor regarding workload, providing explanations to the defence either the member of the public or their representative, concerning the process to expect and associated implications and potential outcomes. As well as conduct PNC checks to verify driving licence details/ driving history for court presentation and present facts of the case and its context in response to mitigation posed, legal arguments or as directed by the Magistrate to provide clarity.