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Apprentice Administrator/Clerk Kings Chambers

Kings Chambers are looking for an individual to become a member of the Chambers team. The job holder will report on a daily basis to our Chief Clerks in our Manchester chambers who have overall responsibility for overseeing the day to day smooth running of the clerks room.

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Closing date: today

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £161.25

    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday; 9.00 am - 5.30 pm.

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    06 Dec 2021

  • Date posted

    19 Aug 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001754548

  • Positions

    1 available

The job holder is responsible for the following in order to achieve the Chambers focus for this role as outlined:

  • Use of LEX case management system
  • Delivering documents to various solicitors and local courts
  • Use of internet and law library to search for authorities, use of online databases
  • Collating and producing authority bundles for court
  • Photocopying and scanning
  • Incoming and outgoing mail and deliveries
  • Collecting and returning books from and to the law library
  • Retrieving papers from the Barristers room
  • Ordering stationary and supplies
  • Setting up of seminars and collating of delegate packs
  • Secure destruction of confidential waste in accordance with chambers policy

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good Knowledge of MS Outlook, Word and Excel
  • Ideally work experience in a professional environment
  • Interpersonal skills with the ability to deal with people at all levels and create good relationships
  • Capacity to thrive in a small team environment and being a team player
  • Professional pride which motivates you to deliver a high quality service
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to prioritise

Personal qualities

  • Smartly dressed with a willingness to learn and work to tight deadlines
  • Professional
  • Friendly
  • Approachable

Desired qualifications

GCSE A* - D/ 9 - 3 in maths and English or equivalents. 

Future prospects

Possible full-time employment for the right applicant.

Things to consider

The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide (ANMW): https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates


About the employer

Our philosophy is to provide practical and commercial advice applying the highest professional standards. Our members combine advisory work with litigation and advocacy services. Whilst we commonly appear in the High Court and the higher appellate Courts our commitment to service standards is such that all members retain a uniform approach to the pursuit of excellence irrespective of forum and the financial worth of a case. It is on this uncompromising approach, and what our market regards as our client - friendly ethos, that our reputation is built and maintained.

Employer

Kings Chambers

Address

36

Young Street

M3 3FT

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Training

Training provider

SALFORD CITY COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Salford City College

Contact

Abbie Thomson 0161 631 5555 abbie.thomson@salfordcc.ac.uk

  • Business Administrator Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard
  • Excellent work experience

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)


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