Solicitor Apprenticeship - Sinclairslaw (Twickenham/ Cardiff)

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Recruiter
Sinclairslaw
Location
Twickenham
Salary
Competitive salary
Posted
12 Oct 2017
Closes
27 Oct 2017
Ref
VAC001283356
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 12 Oct 2017

  • Distance 43.3 miles

  • Apprenticeship level Degree Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number VAC001283356

  • 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
    • Responsible 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 CILEx Law School has strong employer links within this industry sector and following on from successful completion of this apprenticeship there may be the opportunity for progression onto other apprenticeships in the professional services sector. 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.

    The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £3.50 an hour. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year. Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year. Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).