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).
Possible Start Date: 02/09/2019
Programme Duration: 6 years
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Upon completion of this apprenticeship you will become a fully qualified solicitor.
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
If you will have a long commute, then please carefully consider the cost and time involved before applying for the role.
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 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
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