Childcare Paralegal

Recruiter
Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
Location
Staffordshire
Salary
£19,000 per annum
Posted
27 Jul 2017
Closes
18 Aug 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Full Time

Childcare Paralegal with relevant legal experience required to join a leading local authority.

Your new company
Hays are currently working in partnership with a well-established, leading local authority which helps to improve people's lives on a daily basis. They do this by assisting clients and communities alike within the areas they service. Due to the organisation's constant expansion, an excellent opportunity has arisen for an experienced Childcare Paralegal to join their legal services team on a permanent basis.

Your new role
You will be required to undertake various aspects of legal work and support solicitors and senior solicitors in managing and conducting their caseloads. You will assist the drafting of legal documentation for court and obtain statements from the clients. You'll also conduct routine childcare based cases under direct supervision from more senior colleagues. Lastly, you will support your team members in meeting deadlines and managing their workload.

What you'll need to succeed
To be considered for this role, you will hold an appropriate qualification at a minimum of level 3 or possess equivalent experience in legal environment. Law degree or an A-level in Law are preferred, but not essential. Moreover, you will display excellent written, communication and interpersonal skills. You will also be IT literate and have presentation/training skills.

What you'll get in return
You will receive a competitive salary, excellent work-life balance and an opportunity to work with a constantly developing leading, local government.

What you need to do now
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