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Paralegal Apprentice FTA LAW LIMITED

FTA Law is looking to recruit a Paralegal apprentice to join their team to assist with preparing legal documents, research, telephone duties, file reviews, accounts, word processing, filing and general office tasks. You will also be supporting the solicitors with caseload and clients.

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

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Closing date: 24 Feb 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £18,525.00

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday from 9.00am - 5.30pm

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    21 Months

  • Possible start date

    06 Mar 2023

  • Date posted

    23 Jan 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000125159

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Main Responsibilities:

  • Preparing and drafting Legal Documents
  • Carrying out legal research
  • Word processing, filing and other general office tasks
  • Telephone duties
  • Fee Earning duties
  • File Reviews
  • Production of Accounts Slips and invoices
  • Time Recording

Company Benefits:

  • Personalised training and development plans
  • Private medical insurance and gym membership
  • Free parking
  • Opportunity to watch guest speakers and attend events
  • Social events as a team
  • Wellbeing focused

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

Paralegal Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard which includes (if required):

  • Functional Skills level 2 in maths
  • Functional Skills level 2 in English

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • Full support will be given to the successful candidate to continue their professional development to the next stage and train to become a Solicitor

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 9-4/A*-C or above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 9-4/A*-C or above) Essential
A Level or equivalent 3 x A Levels (Grade A-C) Essential

Things to consider

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About the employer

FTA Law is a full service independent law firm providing bespoke legal solutions to businesses and the healthcare sector. The firm specialises in employment, dispute resolution, corporate and commercial property. We are a wellbeing employer and strive towards a work/life balance for our employees. We offer in depth training plans support our employees to achieve their career aspirations.

Employer

FTA LAW LIMITED

Address

First Floor Unit 3, Temple Point, Bullerthorpe Lane

Colton

Leeds

LS15 9JL

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Training

Training provider

DAMAR LIMITED

Contact

Sabina Adam

Sabina.Adam@damartraining.com

07566 289 979

Apprenticeship standard

Paralegal

Level 3 (A level)


Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 24 Feb 2023