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Legal Business Administrator Legal Comfort Solicitors

To give full administrative support and assistance to the owner/Solicitor. Working with a portfolio of both domestic and commercial clients.

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Closing date: 30 Sep 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £168.35

    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 09.00am-17.00pm

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    23 Mar 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001837218

  • Positions

    1 available

Support the owner/Solicitor to include the following day to day duties:

 

  • Draft and sending emails.
  • Answering the telephones.
  • Legal research using the Internet and relevant books.
  • Writing legal advice in different forms.
  • Filling out relevant forms of application.
  • Studying case files.
  • Attending hearings/conferences/meetings.
  • Making notes at all of the above.
  • Writing attendance notes and Time Recording.
  • Drafting formal letters.
  • Observing proceeding and taking effective part in the discussion.
  • Photocopying, printing and faxing documents.
  • Chasing task details, investigating files with complete accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Look after PI issues and road traffic accident cases.
  • Assisting other colleagues at work.
  • Reading big files and making notes of the investigation.
  • IT skills.
  • Banking money.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication (telephone / face to face / email).
  • IT Literate – Microsoft Office.

Personal qualities

  • Outgoing.
  • Confident personality.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Good listener.
  • An interest in the legal sector would be beneficial.

Desired qualifications

  • GCSE's Grade A*-C/9-4 in maths and English (or equivalent).

Future prospects

  • A potential permanent position will be made available to the right candidate upon completion of their apprenticeship.

Things to consider

  • The candidate must live within reasonable travelling distance of the workplace.

About the employer

Legal Comfort Solicitors are a firm of solicitors based in London, Colchester, Hadleigh and Braintree who have positive attitudes and are professionally experienced. Our Solicitors offer expertise, understanding and knowledge. We are based in the centre of Colchester town centre. Our Lawyers specialise in Civil Litigation, Criminal Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Employment Litigation, Family Litigation, Conveyancing, Immigration, Compromise Agreement and Other areas such as War Crime Litigation. Our law firm provide legal services and litigation support to individuals and corporate clients.

Employer

Legal Comfort Solicitors

Address

59

High Street

Ipswich

IP7 5DY

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Training

Training provider

THELIGHTBULB LTD

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by The LightBulb Limited

Contact

Andrea Gregory 07764 969337 andrea@thelightBulb.net

TheLightBulb will deliver the Level 3 Business Administrator Apprenticeship Standard

You will need to attend 4 workshops remotely via Zoom.

To include 20% off the job training.

In-house training will be given to support specifics of the role.

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)


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