Paralegal Apprentice

Organisation
Damar Training
Reference
VAC-30897
Location
Cheadle
Salary
£281.25 per week
Expiry Date
22/03/2021

Vacancy details for Paralegal Apprentice

This role provides a great opportunity to start your career in law whilst in parallel obtaining a recognised qualification (paralegal). You will be exposed to top-quality legal matters, developing both your legal knowledge and commercial awareness.

Description

Job duties include:

  • Reviewing documents and incoming post
  • Managing, inputting and collating information and data
  • Draft documents/correspondence for review e.g. letters, case files, emails, forms
  • Assist with the inception, progress and completion of client files
  • Provide support to the Legal team, e.g. arranging meetings, general administrative support, organising travel and accommodation requirements
  • Handling confidential and sensitive information
  • Communicating internally within Legal team and externally with third party solicitors
  • Assisting the Legal team with legal matters generally
  • Provide general administrative support, e.g. filing, printing, scanning, copying

 

You need to be at least 16, and be studying for (or have finished) your A-Levels or an equivalent. You don't need any minimum grades, but you do need to share our passion for common sense.

 

Please note that all successful applicants will be subject to a Criminal Records Bureau check, a credit check and a Fraud Prevention database check.

 

Together Money - Employer

We're Together, proud to be a Financial Services success story based in South Manchester. Our team of over 750 colleagues is continuing to grow, and we are delighted to be 52nd in the 2019 Sunday Times Best 100 Companies to Work For.

Lending year-in, year-out for over 40 years' we've grown into one of the finance industry's best-kept secrets. We play our part to turn challenges into opportunities that make our customers' financial ambitions accessible. We understand that for our business to grow, our people must grow.

 

Person Requirements

  • 5 GCSE’s (including Maths and English)
  • Ideally a business or legal related qualification (GCSE or A level)
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • An ability to take a logical approach to problem solving
  • Good interpersonal and communication skill
  • Desire to learn, develop and grow a career in law / and or finance
  • Positive and approachable attitude

 

Future career prospects include progression to a Paralegal or other suitable roles. Training Provided includes:

Level 3 Paralegal Apprenticeship Standard
Level 2 Functional Skills in Maths and English