Solicitor Apprenticeship - Sinclairslaw (Split between Cardiff and Twickenham)

Recruiter
Sinclairs Law
Location
Twickenham
Salary
Competitive salary
Posted
02 Aug 2017
Closes
27 Oct 2017
Ref
VAC001290932
Specialism
Legal
Sector
Unspecified
Role Type
Apprenticeship
Start Date
September
Duration
Permanent
Wage Competitive salary

  • Working week Monday to Friday

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Apprenticeship duration 6 years

  • Possible start date 03 Sep 2018

  • Date posted 02 Aug 2017

  • Distance 43.4 miles

  • Apprenticeship level Degree Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number VAC001290932

  • Positions 2 available

  • Requirements and prospects Desired skills

    Essential:

    • Computer literate and proficient with Microsoft Office Applications
    • Ability to work in a business environment
    • Strong written and verbal communication skills
    • Practical ability
    • Proficient in Microsoft Word Use of Email/Internet

    Desirable:

    • Previous administration experience is of relevance but not essential.
    Personal qualities

    Essential:

    • Team Player
    • Attention to detail
    • Reliable
    • Good communication skills (written and verbal)
    • Confident
    • Meeting deadlines
    • Analytical
    • Resilient
    • Understanding of confidentiality requirements
    • Mature attitude
    • Ability to deal with sensitive personal client situations effectively
    • Common sense, commerciality and the ability to work on own initiative

    Desirable:

    • Planner/thinking ahead
    • Leadership skills
    Qualifications required

    Essential:

    • 5 GCSE grades *A to C or equivalent, must include Maths and English; and
    • predicted 3 A-Levels at BBB (or equivalent); or
    • 3 A Levels (already achieved) at Grade BBB (or equivalent).
    Future prospects Upon completion of this apprenticeship, you will be a fully qualified solicitor. Things to consider Reality Check: If you will have a long commute, then please carefully consider the cost and time involved before applying for the role. Other Information: • This is a monthly paid post and you are required to work a month in hand and you will be entitled to receive statutory minimum annual leave. The final salary sum is yet to be confirmed but it shall be in line with the requirements of the apprenticeship scheme. • You are responsible for funding your own travel to and from your place of work. However, the firm shall pay for costs associated with your studies on the course programme. • You must conduct yourself in a safe and diligent manner and comply with health and safety policies and procedures. • You must uphold and promote the company policies and procedures, promoting those specifically to your area of work, including Equality and Diversity and Safeguarding.