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Business Administrator Apprentice HCR LEGAL LLP

HCR have a fantastic opportunity for a Business admin apprentice to join their team based in Cheltenham. They are looking for a well organised individual with a good attention to detail to join the Dispute Resolution Team. You will provide efficient administrative support to the Partners and fee earners.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 11 Sep 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £8,754.20 to £17,290.00

    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 to Friday 9am-5pm

    Total hours per week: 35

  • Expected duration

    16 Months

  • Possible start date

    19 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    01 Aug 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

As an apprentice you will provide administration support. Duties will include;

  • Undertaking routine administrative tasks for the team including room booking and diary management
  • Working on legal documents, file opening and closing, production of paper and electronic bundles
  • Taking telephone calls and fielding enquiries as appropriate
  • Distribution of the post and scanning as necessary
  • Assisting with secretarial duties where required which may involve audio typing, producing bills
  • Supporting the archiving process, liaising with the Operations Team
  • Filing, organising, scanning, copying and faxing legal documents


What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

Business Administrator Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard

Level 2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Progression opportunities available on our Business Support Pathway moving from Legal Administrator to Legal Secretary to Legal Support Manager.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Administrative skills, Team working


GCSE or equivalent English & Maths (Grade C/4 or above) Essential

About the employer

As a Times Best Law firm, we provide the full range of legal services. In our mission to give everyone the opportunity to experience a different kind of legal service we take an entrepreneurial approach. We’re flexible and responsive to the needs of our clients, delivering the best outcomes for them. At HCR, we don’t just accept differences, we celebrate them. We want to attract a diverse and ambitious workforce that reflects all backgrounds and skills to create a workplace that is supportive and inclusive, recognises and nurtures talent.




Ellenborough House, Wellington Street


GL50 1YD

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Training provider



Hannah Bennett


Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 11 Sep 2022