V02025 - Paralegal Apprenticeship BAE SYSTEMS PLC

Our Level 3 Paralegal Apprenticeship scheme aims to develop A-Level or equivalent qualified individuals into Solicitor Apprentices with a broad understanding of various aspects of the law and how these fit into the wider business organisation.

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

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Closing date: 28 Feb 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    Competitive

    This pay rate is above National Minimum Wage

    We offer a competitive salary with annual increases throughout the apprenticeship and a range of employee benefits including, free higher education as well as access to the Company pension and Share Incentive plan.

  • Working week

    Shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 37

  • Expected duration

    24 Months

  • Possible start date

    16 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    01 Dec 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000215835

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

As a member of the wider legal team supporting one of the world’s most advanced, technology-led defence, aerospace and security companies, you will develop the skills and experience required to support the business through its decision making and plans for future growth by getting involved in a multitude of tasks, whilst working directly with the support and guidance of our experienced lawyers.  

You will spend one day per week studying with our training provider and learning the relevant skills and behaviours to be successful in your role. To complement your studies, the Apprenticeship has been designed to expose you to a variety of legal opportunities across our wider business by rotating around some core areas. Each role will provide you with the opportunity to develop your legal and business acumen skills, as well as growing your soft skills.

This scheme would particularly suit an individual who is keen to get involved with various aspects of a legal role within one of the world’s most advanced, technology-led defence, aerospace and security companies, who enjoys problem solving and who is committed to furthering their career through an external study programme.

The training you will be getting

Paralegal Level 3

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Around 95% of apprentices choose to stay on with us. And as a global business there are a world of opportunities – whether you decide to stay in the UK, or explore an overseas role.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Organisation skills, Team working

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent 5 GCSEs Including Mathematics, Science and English (Grade A*-C or 9-4 (or equivalent)) Essential
Other 120 (Grade UCAS Tariff points) Essential

About the employer

At BAE Systems, we provide some of the world’s most advanced, technology-led defence, aerospace and security solutions. We employ a skilled workforce of more than 93,000 people in around 40 countries. Working with customers and local partners, we develop, engineer, manufacture, and support products and systems to deliver military capability, protect national security, and keep critical information and infrastructure secure.

Employer

BAE SYSTEMS PLC

Address

BAE Systems

Academy for Skills and Knowledge

Enterprise Zone

BB2 7FT

Contact

Early Careers Recruitment Team

GART@baesystems.com

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Training

Training provider

BAE SYSTEMS PLC

Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience

Apprenticeship standard

Paralegal

Level 3 (A level)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications


Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 28 Feb 2024