Solicitor Assistant Apprentice LPS SOLICITORS LTD

A unique opportunity has arisen with an experienced law firm that is expanding into new areas. Providing legal support, including administrative tasks, carrying out research and drafting legal documents and forms.

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Closing date: 31 Jul 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £11,648.00

    the pay will be reviewed regularly and increased based on performance.

    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

    Monday - Friday 9.15am - 5.15pm

    Total hours per week: 35.0

  • Expected duration

    24 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Aug 2024

  • Date posted

    04 Jul 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000262660

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Booking engineers to prepare reports on damage to client’s vehicle
  • Dealing with vehicle damages aspect of a claim
    Instructing medicals
  • Sending out medical reports to clients and obtaining their approval
  • Sending out medical reports to third parties and progressing claims towards settlement
  • Working closely with the solicitor and performing other necessary admin duties
  • Taking calls from clients and third parties
  • The role offers an excellent opportunity for progression

The training you will be getting

Level 3 qualification in Business Administration.

The training will take place at our office in Bradford with suitable time given for the candidate to do any assignments set by the training provider.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

This path will lead to a potential route for the candidate to become a qualified paralegal and onto a qualified solicitor with further training.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Administrative skills, Team working, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience

Qualifications

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

About the employer

LPS The Multi-Service Law Firm of Choice & “No Win No Fee” Specialists. LPS Solicitors is a dynamic and expanding Firm dealing with Personal Injury, Industrial Disease, Civil Litigation and in the near future Wills, Probate and Conveyancing. Due to continuing expansion, we are looking to recruit apprentices to join us in our expansion.

Employer

LPS SOLICITORS LTD

Address

2 COOP PLACE

BRADFORD

BD5 8JX

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Training

Training provider

BRADFORD CITY COUNCIL

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

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


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