Legal Administrator Apprentice (Salary £17,000 to £18500 per annum) SINGLETONS AUSTIN RYDER

A great opportunity where you will be directly supporting the legal team. You will be supporting administration and through this you will gain an insight into the work of the legal team. The tasks will grow in complexity and volume as your apprenticeship progresses.

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

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Closing date: 12 Aug 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    £17,000 to £18,500

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday from 9:30am to 5:30pm.

    Total hours per week: 35.0

  • Expected duration

    16 Months

  • Possible start date

    26 Aug 2024

  • Date posted

    14 Jun 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

To provide administrative support to the legal team in both case work and general administrative tasks and to learn from those tasks and to build the ability to look towards a future role as a legal professional.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Administration of files
  • To support the team with administrative tasks and action work as delegated by supervisor
  • Client relationship management at the start and end of a transaction
  • Provide telephone support and deal with client queries
  • Opening new instructions accurately and within service standards
  • Ensure work issues or problems are reported immediately
    File closing
  • Any other tasks required to support the team or requested by management
  • Post-completion processes – Stamp Duty Land Tax, Land
  • Registry, reporting to clients and mortgagees, Conveyancing Scheme protocol compliance
  • Collating evidence of title and reporting on title to land
  • Collating searches and reporting on search results
  • Preparing legal correspondence
  • Drafting legal documents

Company Benefits:

  • A sociable office and will often look for opportunities to engage outside of the office both during and outside of work hours.
  • Free parking available on side roads.

The training you will be getting

  • Business Administrator Level 3 Apprenticeship (with Legal Pathway)
  • Training delivery to be confirmed

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

There is a long term career opportunity with this role progressing through appropriate legal qualifications via apprenticeship. Progression hoped for is through the Paralegal in Property or Private Client qualification after successful completion of the Legal Administration course – if appropriate for the employer and employee.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working


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 2 x A Levels (Grade A*-C) Desired

Things to consider

Damar is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our apprentices and expects our employer partners to share this commitment and to take appropriate steps to ensure that learning takes place in a safe, healthy and supportive environment.

About the employer

Singletons Austin Ryder Solicitors are a long-established practice based in Enfield. They have provided clients in their community and beyond with all the services of a law firm since the 1950s. The firm’s philosophy is to provide clients with a high standard of professional service in a friendly and approachable environment.








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Training provider


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


Sabina Adam

07566 289 979

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

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: 12 Aug 2024