Paralegal Apprenticeship

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  • Employer Clyde & Co
  • Job type Advanced Apprenticeships
  • Salary Competitive
  • Deadline 05/01/2020

  • Entry requirements A-levels (or equivalent)
  • Locations Guildford,London,Manchester
  • Qualifications gained Degree
  • Date published 16/10/2019

We are currently recruiting for paralegal apprentices to join our Manchester, London & Guildford offices in August 2020 and complete a Level 3 Paralegal Apprenticeship, accredited by CILEX (The Chartered Institute of Legal Executives). 

•Completing administrative duties as agreed by the line manager 

•Receiving telephone calls, recording and passing on accurate messages 

•Designing and producing documents 

•Dealing with confidential information, filing, creating reports and files 

•Greet clients and demonstrate good customer service skills 

•Communicate effectively with people 

•Develop and maintain strong working relationships with other employees 

•Supporting the running of projects, including events 

•Diary management and the organisation of meetings 

•Research information. 

•Filing and photocopying 

•Collecting information and files 

You may also have the opportunity to get involved in the following: 

•Drafting witness evidence in support of litigated claims 

•Drafting advice reports to insurer clients 

•Instructing various medical experts 

•Instructing counsel (barristers) 

Entry Requirements  

Skills/Knowledge/Experience/IT Confidence: 

Essential: 

•Ability to work with technology 

•Ability to work in a business environment 

•Customer service skills 

•Hands on & Practical ability 

•Ability to work within the physical nature of the job 

•Proficient in Microsoft Word 

•Use of Email/Internet 

Personal Qualities: 

Essential: 

•Team Player 

•Attention to detail 

•Reliable 

•Good communication skills (written and verbal) 

•Confident 

•Meeting deadlines 

•Analytical 

•Resilient 

•Understanding of confidentiality requirements 

•Mature attitude 

•Ability to deal with sensitive personal client situations effectively 

Desirable: 

•Planner/thinking ahead 

•Leadership skills 

•All candidates must have a minimum of five GCSE grades A*-C/9-4, including English and Maths. 

•A minimum of three Cs at A-level 

Desirable: 

•A level in law 

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