Appointment of Chairperson of the Seychelles Human Rights Commission

APPOINTMENT OF CHAIRPERSON OF THE SEYCHELLLES HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION

Applications are invited from citizens of Seychelles residing in Seychelles and who are qualified under Sections 5 and 6 of the Seychelles Human Rights Commission Act 7 of 2018 and Section 2 the Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2023(Act 22), for appointment as Chairperson.

The powers and functions of the Seychelles Human Rights Commission are stipulated in

Section 14 of the Seychelles Human Rights Commission Act.

A person is qualified for appointment as Chairperson, if the Constitutional Appointments Authority is of the opinion that the person possesses demonstrated competence and experience and can effectively discharge the functions of the office of Chairperson.

The salary and allowances of the Chairperson shall be such as prescribed under S.I 45 of 2019. The Chairperson shall hold office for a term of 5 years and shall be eligible for re-appointment.

Signed applications together with detailed CVs including educational and professional certificates, two recent references (Year 2024), a passport-size photograph, and police character certificate, should be submitted by e-mail: caa.seychelles@gmail.com addressed

to the Office of the Chairman, the Constitutional Appointments Authority on or before

31st May 2024 by 5pm latest.  For any enquiries, please telephone: +248 4322504/4323991.

It is recommended that applicants visit the CAA’s website: www.caaseychelles.com in particular the CAA Rules and Guidelines on the Selection and Appointment of Constitutional Appointees (Other than Judicial Officers) and Appointees made under the Laws of Seychelles(Acts).

ONLY SHORTLISTED CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED FOR AN INTERVIEW