This job has expired

Paralegal/Apprentice Solicitor with Jordans Solicitors (Yorkshire)

Jordans Solicitors (Yorkshire) Ltd
Unity Hall Smyth Street, Wakefield, WF1 1ED
£161.70 to £311.85 per week
Closing date
7 Dec 2021

View more

Role Type
Apprenticeship, Degree
Start Date
You need to sign in or create an account to save a job.
So what are the benefits of joining Jordans solicitors?
  • Gain excellent legal skills without the expense of years of studying and earn a salary at the same time
  • One day off every week (from September 2022) on a consistent basis for you to focus on your studies and off-the-job learning
  • The opportunity to: work alongside experienced lawyers and enjoy direct contact with our clients
  • Gain relevant apprenticeship and other qualifications

We are recruiting for January 2022 onwards for eventual commencement of the SAC in September 2022.

Duties will include;
  • Assisting solicitors with the preparation of documents
  • Taking instructions for and preparing simple wills
  • You will also take initial enquiries from potential clients over the telephone

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Highly organised and excellent written and oral communication
  • IT literate - we operate a paper-lite system as part of our target to reduce our impact on the environment

Personal qualities

  • Keen interest in working directly with clients particularly in Private Client work

Desired qualifications

  • Minimum of 3 A Levels (or equivalent) at grades A,B,Btotalling128 UCAS points and 5 GCSEs at grade 4 including English and maths or equivalent qualifications

Future prospects

  • For those apprentices who show great potential, the opportunity to ultimately qualify as a solicitor

Things to consider

  • Please ensure that you apply for the position as soon as possible to avoid disappointment. The closing date is a rough guideline as to when an advert will close. The advert may close before the given closing date if the employer has filled the position(s)
  • BPP have a dedicated team who support students with disabilities, learning difficulties, health conditions and wellbeing. Please contact us at if you have any queries or would like more

What we will offer you:
  • Generous holidays 26 days plus statutory bank holidays, rising to 31 days plus bank holidays
  • Employee healthcare plan - dentist, optician etc, contributory
  • Discretionary bonus scheme
  • Hybrid work patterns
  • Star fund
  • Life insurance
  • Pension Scheme
You need to sign in or create an account to save a job.

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalised job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert