Paralegal Apprentice - £8.50/hour

  • FDM Solicitors
  • Manchester, Greater Manchester
  • £8.50 per hour

A brilliant opportunity has arisen for a Paralegal Apprentice at a Solicitors firm in the heart of Manchester City Centre. The company are looking for a conscientious and hardworking individual to join their professional and friendly team. Apply now for a dynamic opportunity in law!

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  • GMFJ Reference
  • Wages
    £8.50 p/h
  • Hours
    37.50 per week
  • Date Posted
  • Start Date
  • Approx. Duration
    19 months

  • Location
  • Status
    Now Taking Applications
  • Sector
  • Opportunity Type
    Advanced Level 3
  • Apprenticeship Standard
    Paralegal (ST0245)
  • Employer
    FDM Solicitors


The purpose of the role is to support the legal team by efficiently managing case files, handling data accurately, fostering communication with clients and colleagues, and providing overall assistance to ensure smooth operations within the legal department.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Open case files using our bespoke case management system
  • Manage data with integrity and initiative
  • Collate and review essential documents
  • Scan/Copy new documents
  • Communicate and build a rapport with clients, colleagues and peers
  • Liase with clients and third parties via email and telephone
  • Draft emails, correspondence and forms to a high standard
  • Provide assistance to our Paralegals
  • Organise and prioritise workloads
  • Conduct themselves in a professional manner at all times
  • Work within a team and under your own initiative
  • Complete ad-hock tasks
  • Review legal documents for quality, consistency and content

Company Benefits:

  • 20 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Perfect city centre location
  • Company pension
  • Fantastic friendly and professional environment
  • Excellent ongoing training and support
  • Great opportunities for career progression and development
  • Dress down Fridays

For more information about this vacancy please contact Damar Training on 0161 480 8171 (Ref ID: 247522)

Company website :

  • Proven administration experience;
  • Have an eye for attention to detail;
  • Excellent verbal / written and organisational skills;
  • Professional telephone manners;
  • Ability to meet deadlines in a fast-past environment; and
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office

            • A minimum of 5 x GCSE or equivalent English including maths and English at grade C/4 or above
            • 3 x A levels or equivalent

            Paralegal Level 3 apprenticeship standard

            • Friendly
            • Personable
            • High standard of grammar, spelling and punctuation

            Opportunities for advancement to Paralegal roles are available, with potential for Training Contracts for suitable candidates demonstrating commitment and capability. Advancement prospects are open to individuals showing promise and dedication.

            Working week: Monday to Friday between the hours of 8:00am and 6:30pm

            Damar is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students and expects all staff, employers and all other partners that we work with to share this commitment.

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