Paralegal Apprenticeship

  • Puzzle Piece Law
  • Milton Keynes
  • £11684 per annum

An excellent opportunity has arisen for an Apprentice Family Law Paralegal to join Puzzle Piece Law's in their Family Law Practice. Your role will require you to support self-representing clients, drafting court documents and dealing with client enquiries. There is a high level of responsibility in the role which is a great opportunity for anyone looking to gain valuable experience in this field. Ability to travel to Beds/Bucks/Herts is desirable but not essential. This is fantastic opportunity for those looking to develop their knowledge and skills with a keen interest in pursuing a career i...

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  • GMFJ Reference
    242720
  • Wages
    £11,684 p/a
  • Hours
    30.00 per week
  • Date Posted
    17/11/2023
  • Start Date
    05/02/2024
  • Approx. Duration
    24 Months

  • Location
    Milton Keynes
  • Status
    Now Taking Applications
  • Sector
    Law
  • Opportunity Type
    Advanced Level 3
  • Apprenticeship Standard
    Paralegal (ST0245)
  • Employer
    Puzzle Piece Law

Description

You will be supporting self-representing clients on the processes in family courts.

Main Duties:

  • Supporting clients with paperwork completion within set court deadlines
  • Reviewing online files (within the company case management system) and updating client details
  • Learning about the family law process (form names and process flows) and supporting PPL team with paperwork completion and case management.
  • Answering client phone calls and taking client updates on case progression.
  • Support PPL team with court hearing preparation and case file building.

Company Benefits:
  • Casual Dress
  • Company pension
  • Bonus incentives
  • Generous annual leave
  • Attendance at conferences and events


Questions to consider:

  • What experience do you have working with vulnerable people and what draws you to this role?
  • What are your long term career aspirations for working in law?


For more information about this vacancy please contact Damar Training on 0161 480 8171 (Ref ID: 242720)

Company website : https://www.puzzlepiecelaw.co.uk/

  • Be able to uphold the firm’s reputation by providing a first-class service
  • Attention to detail skills
  • Strong writing, research and drafting skills
  • Good communicator and polite telephone manner
  • Strong IT skills

  • A minimum of 5 x GCSEs including English and maths at grade 4/C and above
  • 3 A Levels at grade C or above

  • Paralegal Level 3 apprenticeship standard
  • Be passionate about supporting vulnerable people
  • Be self-motivated with a strong commitment to client care and confidentiality

  • Potential to progress through paralegal levels to become a Family Law Specialist/Chartered Legal Executive

  • Working week is Monday to Friday from 8:30 am till 5pm (4 days a week)
  • Salary is National Minimum Wage for Age

Damar is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our apprentices and expects our employer partners to share this commitment and to take appropriate steps to ensure that learning takes place in a safe, healthy and supportive environment.

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