The Judiciary is accepting applications from qualified persons to be included in its Roster of Court Interpreters for the following languages:

  • Creole
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Tagalog

The Court Interpreter will serve both the Supreme Court and Magistrate’s Courts located in the Islands and will play a key role in assisting the Court by providing interpretation and translation services during Court proceedings.


  • Be at least eighteen (18) years old
  • High School Diploma
  • Be a citizen, legal resident, or have the legal right to remain and work in the TCI
  • Able to read, write, speak, and communicate fluently in both the relevant foreign language and English
  • Be of good character
  • Be reliable and flexible enough to support assignments on short notice
  • Be able to translate orally in English and appropriate foreign language in a manner that preserves the tone and level of language and which accurately includes everything that is said, without summarizing, or adding or omitting meaning.
  • Be able to interact professionally and cooperatively with Judges, Magistrates, Attorneys and Court personnel
  • Complete a one-week orientation period
  • Sign an oath to comply with Code of Ethics for Court Interpreters


This is not a full time post. Work is on an as-needed basis only.


Send Resume with current contact information, accompanied by a cover letter and two letters of reference as well as copies of educational certificates and a copy of your Passport photo page, National Turks & Caicos Islander Status Card (where applicable). Shortlisted candidates will be required to submit a Police Certificate.

Applications should be addressed to: The Registrar, Supreme Court. Please send by email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., subject line: Court Interpreter.

Supreme Court / Magistrate's Court Grand Turk

Pond Street,
Grand Turk, Turks and Caicos Islands

(649) 338-3972 (Supreme Court)
(649) 338-3967 (Magistrate's Court)

Supreme Court

1288 Leeward Highway,
Providenciales, Turks and Caicos Islands

(649) 338-4904

Magistrate's Court

Old Airport Road
Providenciales, Turks and Caicos Islands

(649) 338-4900
(649) 338-4202

Judiciary TCI