Administration Apprentice Thankey Mahet Legal Ltd

Do you want to work for an innovative and progressive law firm based in Leicester? If so, Thankey Mahet Legal Ltd has the perfect opportunity through their Administration Apprenticeship. Upon completion there is a great opportunity to progress within the company for the right candidate.

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Closing date: 28 Sep 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


    Wages explained

    The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £3.50 an hour. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year.
    Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year.
    The minimum wage rates are £5.60 an hour for 18-20 year olds and £7.05 for anyone aged 21 and over.
    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

  • Working week

    Monday-Friday 9am-5pm 35 hrs p/w

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    02 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    13 Sep 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Main duties include:

  • Answering the phones
  • Reception duties: meet and greet clients, making drinks etc
  • Sorting incoming and outgoing post
  • Photocopying, filing, scanning documents
  • Organising and ordering of stationery
  • Secretarial support
  • Data entry
  • Archiving
  • Any other duties as requested by the Directors

There is a fantastic opportunity upon completion of the Apprenticeship to progress within the company and to move on to certain tasks such as case management and client care.

Please note that candidates applying for this role must not have a criminal record, or be currently under a criminal investigation. Any offer of Apprenticeship will be subject to clean DBS check.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbally
  • Good timekeeping
  • Hardworking and dedicated
  • Self motivated
  • Willing to learn
  • Good telephone manner
  • Attention to detail

Personal qualities

  • Well presented
  • Friendly and polite
  • Professional
  • Flexible

Qualifications required

  • GCSE (or equivalent) Grade C or above in Maths & English is essential 

Future prospects

Possibility to progress onto Advanced Apprenticeship and become a permanent member of the team for the right candidate

Things to consider

You will be required to attend Loughborough College once a week if you require Functional Skills

About the employer

A professional, innovative and progressive law firm based in Leicester. A modern approach to delivering all of your valued legal services under one roof. You can be reassured that all your needs and requirements are in good hands. At Thankey Mahet Legal, you will find a firm of solicitors that will be honest and upfront with you.

We are considered by our clients to be a young Firm but who are establishing a strong reputation for service levels and client care. Our team are dedicated, hard working, technically gifted and are a pleasure to work with. Thankey Mahet Legal is a people business and welcomes clients from different backgrounds. We strive to create a welcoming environment for all of our clients no matter how challenging a matter is. The reputation of our Firm is extremely important to us, which is why we put our clients first and we hope to grow the practice for the long term. We are creative in our thinking and offer competitive prices to our clients.


Thankey Mahet Legal Ltd



London Road



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Training provider

Level 2 Intermediate Business Admin Apprenticeship includes:

  • Hybrid Level 2 Business Administration Diploma
  • Level 1 Functional Skills in Maths, English & ICT if required
  • Employee Rights & Responsibilities 

Apprenticeship framework

Business and Administration

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Loughborough College


Apprenticeship Team 01509 515461

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Closing date: 28 Sep 2017