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Solicitor Apprenticeship Level 7 with TLT LLP TLT LLP

We want to make sure everyone gets the opportunity to get their legal career off to the best start. As one of our Legal Solicitor Apprentices, you will learn from our highly regarded lawyers who are experts in their field. You’ll be working, studying and earning as you become a solicitor.

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

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Closing date: 04 Mar 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £19,000.00

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm

    Total hours per week: 35

  • Expected duration

    72 Months

  • Possible start date

    11 Sep 2023

  • Date posted

    09 Jan 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Degree
    Level 7 (Master's degree)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000119950

  • Positions

    10 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Our solicitor apprenticeship is a six-year programme that allows you to earn a degree and gain your SQE qualifications while receiving a salary. Typically, you will work at TLT for four days a week and study for one day a week.

During years One to Three, you will work in teams where you can learn about:

  • Common Law Methods and Ethics
  • Public Law
  • Law of Contract
  • Law of TORT
  • Criminal Law
  • Land Law
  • Real Estate

The apprenticeship will then teach you about the functioning legal knowledge (FLK) required to be a lawyer, which includes:

  • Equity and Trusts
  • Business law
  • Legal Services
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Property Law and Practice
  • Wills
  • Solicitors' Accounts
  • Criminal Practice and litigation

The essential skills and legal knowledge gained will prepare you for sitting the Solicitors Qualification Exam 1 and Solicitors Qualification Exam 2 assessments, during the final two years.

Upon successful completion (and passing all exams), you will be admitted to roll as a Solicitor in England & Wales.

Once you complete the course, you will be assessed by the SRA and TLT, for Solicitor opportunities available at TLT to hopefully continue your career with us, as a fully qualified Solicitor.

We are looking for candidates with 120 UCAS points (or BBB equivalent), however there will be space for any mitigating circumstances on our application form, or email train@tltsolicitors.com for a chat.

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

  • As a Solicitor apprentice with BPP, you will complete the Solicitor Level 7 Apprenticeship. Additional learning within the apprenticeship at levels 4, 5 and 6 will enable you to be awarded an LLB (Hons) Law and Legal Practice, from BPP
  • Your Level 7 apprenticeship shall be delivered by a blend of online and face-to-face from BPP [alongside our award-winning internal training]. Coupled with the on-the-job learning, completion of the apprenticeship will lead to obtaining your solicitor qualification
  • The apprenticeship standard is based on the SRA’s Statement of Solicitor Competence. Achievement of the standard and the associated apprenticeship assessment plan will satisfy the SRA’s regulatory framework for qualification as a solicitor, subject to the SRA’s usual tests of character and suitability

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • Once you complete your Legal Solicitor Apprenticeship, you will have the opportunity to apply for a Newly Qualified Solicitor position in a team of your choice. From there you will have access to our qualified development programmes to build your career through the firm

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Team working, Can Do Attitude

Qualifications

A Level or equivalent Any (Grade A-D) Essential

About the employer

Going beyond expectations, challenging conventions and creating lasting value for clients. This is what we are known for. It’s what you could be known for too. TLT is a place where ambition and drive really matter. We want lawyers that push boundaries, ask questions and can solve complex problems. But what matters to you? Train with us and you can voice your ideas, get stuck into client work and have input on where and how you work. You’ll join an open and collaborative culture where you can approach anyone for a conversation and get involved in causes that you care about.

Employer

TLT LLP

Address

3 Hardman Square

Manchester

M3 3EB

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Training

Training provider

BPP UNIVERSITY LIMITED

Contact

Sally Collins

recruitmentsally@bpp.com

Apprenticeship standard

Solicitor

Level 7 (Master's degree)


Employer's Application Instructions

Please ensure that you apply for the position as soon as possible to avoid disappointment. The closing date is a rough guideline as to when an advert will close. The advert may close before the given closing date if the employer has filled the position(s). BPP have a dedicated team who support students with disabilities, learning difficulties, health conditions and wellbeing. Please contact us at apprenticeshipapplications@bpp.com if you have any queries or would like more details.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 04 Mar 2023