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Legal Business Administrative Assistant Apprentice L3 KAYSON SOLICITORS LIMITED

A great new opportunity has arisen for a Legal Assistant/ Admin position within Kayson Solicitors, who specialise in all aspects of Family Law including Divorce, Domestic Violence and Abuse, Cohabitation Disputes and Child Proceedings. We are looking for a passionate individual to join us & become integral to the business. CILEx training optional.

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Closing date: 16 Oct 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,004.80

    Wage will be increased for the right candidate and upon progression. Passion for the industry and role is a must.

    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

    Working days: Monday - Friday Start time: 9:00am Finish time: 5:30pm Total paid hours: 40 hours per week

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    31 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    04 Aug 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000074074

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

The role of Legal Business Administration Apprentice will include the following tasks and responsibilities:

• Handling client caseloads with supervision.

• Drafting applications forms.

• Proofreading important documents.

• Attend meetings with clients with the Principal Solicitor.

• Administrative duties such as answering phone calls and correspondence. 

• Organising diaries and scheduling meetings.

• Use of Telephone in a business/legal setting.

• Use of Word, Outlook and other applications.

 

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

Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard Business Administrator.

This will include:

City & Guilds combined knowledge and competency based qualification
Functional skills Level 1 in English, maths and ICT
Personal Learning and Thinking Skills
The program is based on end point assessment
https://www.instituteforapprenticeships.org/apprenticeship-standards/business-administrator-v1-0

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

If the apprentice is seeking to pursue a career in law, this is a great opportunity for the right candidate to expand their legal knowledge. Progression to Office Manager or Legal Exec. may be possible for the apprentice upon completion of this training.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience, Develop Law Understanding, Trustworthy, Hardworking, Friendly

Qualifications

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

Things to consider

We are looking for someone who is passionate about the law and progression within the business.

About the employer

Kayson Solicitors is a family law solicitor providing the best possible legal advice and representation to individuals who need real help quickly. Our relentless, unwavering commitment to our client comes from a dedication to treating clients the way we might want to be treated, with courtesy and respect even in the most difficult times.

Employer

KAYSON SOLICITORS LIMITED

Address

WARLIES PARK HOUSE

HORSESHOE HILL

WALTHAM ABBEY

EN9 3SL

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Training

Training provider

HARLOW COLLEGE

Contact

Kellie Tighe

ktighe@harlow-college.ac.uk

07739467348

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)


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