District Magistrate II (PROF)

The Judicial Service Commission wishes to fill the vacancy positions of District Magistrate II. There are 50 positions.

Terms of Service; Permanent and Pensionable

Salary; KSHS.35,275*1,764-37,039*1,852-38,881*1,944-40,835*2,042-42,877*2,144-45,021 Per Month

Stations; Various


For appointment to this post, an applicant must be in the possession of the following minimum qualification;

  • A law degree from any of the Public Universities in Kenya or any other recognized University.
  • A Diploma from Kenya School of Law or an exemption by the Council of Legal Education.
  • Admission to the Roll of Advocates.
  • Must not have any pending compliant with the advocates Complaints Commission or the Disciplinary Committee
  • Those in private practice must be in possession of a Current Practicing Certificate.

    Duties and Responsibilities

  • Presiding over a District Magistrate's Court in any part of Kenya with jurisdiction as stipulated in various statutes in matters of criminal or civil nature;
  • Supervising court registries and staff;
  • Performing the duties of a Deputy Registrar of the High Court
  • Carrying out a wide range of administrative functions for those heading stations.
    Interested candidates should complete forms JSC 2 in triplicate. Those from public service should complete JSC 2A in triplicate, forwarding the original through their heads of department. The copy should be forwarded by the applicant directly to;

    The Secretary,

    Judicial Service Commission,

    P.O.Box 30041 - 00100 Nairobi