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Business Administration Apprentice (Law Firm) Hedleys & Co

We are a large, busy high street law firm employing about 20 members of staff. The prospective candidate would join our Conveyancing team but work throughout the entire building with all colleagues.

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Closing date: 19 Dec 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


    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 9.00am till 5.00pm

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    21 Dec 2022

  • Date posted

    21 Sep 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Duties would include:

  • Assisting Fee Earner and Support Staff members on Residential Conveyancing files
  • Assisting with drafting contracts
  • Dealing with Land Registry queries
  • Providing client
  • Solicitor and Estate Agent updates and general support and admin duties
  • Updating Case Management system and case files
  • Training and Supervision will be provided

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Organised
  • Personable and professional

Personal qualities

  • Approachable, warm and friendly
  • Presentable
  • Willing to commit to the amount of study included in the qualification

Desired qualifications

  • GCSE A-C (8-4) in maths and English (or equivalent) would be desirable

Future prospects

Hedleys have a proven track record of retaining apprentices upon completion of their qualifications.

About the employer

Hedleys and Co have provided legal services to clients in Sunderland and the surrounding area for over 100 years. In recent years we have expanded our delivery boundaries and now provide our legal services in locations throughout the UK, satisfying growing customer demands. The practice has been trusted for generations to provide an efficient service, giving clear advice and practical legal solutions at a fair price to both private and business clients.


Hedleys & Co



Fawcett Street



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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Milltech


Daniel Lister 0191 5100414

Business Administrator Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard:

  • Functional Skills in maths, English (if applicable)
  • Safeguarding and Prevent
  • Health and Safety

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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