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NESA - Solicitor Apprenticeship - September 2019 (Newcastle)

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This vacancy is a part of the North East Solicitor Apprenticeship (NESA) group of employers who are based in Newcastle. In 2017, 13 new apprentices were recruited, with a further 7 in 2018. Due to the success of NESA, they have collaborated with Northumbria University and CILEx Law School to recruit additional apprentices to start in September 2019. You only need to submit ONE application form to the NESA group for all of the employers (including Muckle LLP, Womble Bond Dickinson, Hay & Kilner, Savage Silk, Document Risk Solutions and Ward Hadaway with more to be confirmed).

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Job Summary

95509
GBP 344.40
35.00
Newcastle upon Tyne
11/02/2019
New Vacancy
Law
NESA
Full-Time



Detailed Job Description

Requirements and Prospects

Qualifications required

Essential:

  • GCSE grades *A to C or equivalent are essential, specifically Maths and English.
  • 3 A Levels grade ABB or equivalent

Skills required

Essential:

  • Ability to work with technology
  • Ability to work in a business environment
  • Customer service skills
  • Hands on & Practical ability
  • 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

What does a typical placement look like

Essential:

  • Ability to work with technology
  • Ability to work in a business environment
  • Customer service skills
  • Hands on & Practical ability
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word
  • Use of Email/Internet

What you should wear

Essential:

  • GCSE grades *A to C or equivalent are essential, specifically Maths and English.
  • 3 A Levels grade ABB or equivalent

Future prospects

Upon completion of this apprenticeship you will become a fully qualified solicitor.

Additional Information

Training provided

  • Job-specific training through working alongside experienced staff
  • A qualifying law degree (LLB) and two-part end-point centralised assessment, the Solicitors Qualifying Examination (SQEs).
  • Possible Enhancements

Your academic and competency training will be through Northumbria University.

In order to complete the programme you will have to demonstrate that you have obtained the relevant skills and knowledge required during your workplace training. You will also have to take a two-part end-point centralised assessment, the Solicitors Qualifying Examination.

On completion of the programme the learner will become a qualified solicitor (subject to the SRA character and suitability test). Northumbria Law School’s Solicitor Apprenticeship programme will build upon our innovative award-winning clinical based approach to learning, by designing a programme that integrates theory with practice.

Northumbria will use work based modules to connect the learning to practical experience and support the student in building a portfolio of professional practice.

Legal services organisations are increasingly using Northumbria University for training to develop staff into fee earning roles including through the new legal apprenticeships. For more information please visit their website: https://www.northumbria.ac.uk/study-at-northumbria/courses/solicitor-apprenticeship-dupsto1

Reality Check: If you will have a long commute, then please carefully consider the cost and time involved before applying for the role. Other Information: You are responsible for funding your own travel to and from your place of work. You must conduct yourself in a safe and diligent manner and comply with health and safety policies and procedures. You must uphold and promote the company policies and procedures, promoting those specifically to your area of work, including Equality and Diversity and Safeguarding.

Cilex Law School Limited - Learning Provider

CILEx Law School is a leading provider of legal apprenticeship training throughout England and Wales. They also deliver vocational legal qualifications nationally by  supported distance learning, including courses for lawyers, paralegals and legal secretaries. Over 3,700 students are currently enrolled on courses, many sponsored by employers in the legal sector. 

For more information about this vacancy please contact Cilex Law School Limited on 01234 844359 or email: Joe.freestone@cilexlawschool.ac.uk (Ref ID:95509)
Cilex Law School Limited

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