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Administration Apprentice Freeth Cartwright

Freeths LLP Are looking to recruit a professional and confident candidate to join their team as a legal secretary apprentice. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a company who have been featured in the Sunday Times 100 Best Companies to Work For.

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Closing date: 06 Dec 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £250.00

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday (9am-5.30pm)

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    13 Dec 2021

  • Date posted

    12 Sep 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001764081

  • Positions

    1 available

Our aim is to attract and retain the most talented people, and part of this is providing a great place to work. So, to support fairness and equality and to encourage a healthy work-life balance, we continually monitor and improve our benefits. We are proud that what we have achieved has been recognised over the past few years, being awarded Best Companies star status on a number of occasions and have featured in the Sunday Times 100 Best Companies to Work For. We are also a silver standard accredited Investor in People Company, which means we are recognised for our efforts to improve work place engagement, leadership, personal growth, wellbeing, team working and our impact on society. Our Legal Apprentices work closely with our fee earners, providing them with general administrative support, such as; scanning, copying, faxing and filing (both paper and electronic). Other duties may include handling routine enquiries and communication, as well as copy typing of correspondence, letters and emails. Whilst gaining experience in the workplace, our apprentices are supported to work towards and achieve an externally recognised qualification. Filing Scanning Answering calls and emails and directing as appropriate Typing correspondence Working as part of a team Faxing Supporting the fee earners


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good keyboard skills and familiarity with MS Office suite
  • Good spelling and grammar
  • Qualifications Required

Personal qualities

Good Team Player Passionate

Desired qualifications

GCSE (or equivalent) Grade C or above in Maths and English

Future prospects

Potential opportunity for a permanent role within the company following successful completion of the apprenticeship


About the employer

The Freeths Group is one of the UK's leading regional law practices. We offer services to both the commercial and private client across the entire legal spectrum. We operate from offices in Bristol Birmingham, Derby, Leeds, Leicester, London, Manchester, Milton Keynes, Nottingham, Oxford, Sheffield, Stoke and Liverpool.

The firm has a wide range of clients throughout the UK with many clients having strong international connections. We have over 150 partners and more than 900 members of staff in total. #LI-DNP

Our client base reflects our nationwide strength and our nationwide service delivery. We are committed to continuous improvement and our increasing success as a business is built on achieving success for our clients. We work in close partnership with clients, providing positive, practical solutions and clear, comprehensive advice.

Our aim is to attract and retain the most talented people, and part of this is providing a great place to work. So, to support fairness and equality and to encourage a healthy work-life balance, we continually monitor and improve our benefits.

We are proud that what we have achieved has been recognised over the past few years, being awarded Best Companies star status on a number of occasions and have featured in the Sunday Times 100 Best Companies to Work For. We are also a silver standard accredited Investor in People Company, which means we are recognised for our efforts to improve work place engagement, leadership, personal growth, wellbeing, team working and our impact on society.

Employer

Freeth Cartwright

Address

Cumberland Court

80 Mount Street

Nottingham

NG1 6HH

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Training

Training provider

NOTTINGHAM COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Nottingham College

Contact

Nottingham College Apprenticeship Team

Business Administrator Standard Level 3 - https://www.instituteforapprenticeships.org/apprenticeship-standards/business-administrator-v1-0 Functional Skills level 1 / 2 Please click on the link above for more information regarding End Point Assessment.

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)


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