Family Paralegal - Training Contract Opportunity

Full Time, Permanent Bedford £16,000 to £18,000 per annum Ref No: IPRS5716

Our client is currently recruiting for a Paralegal to join their team with a view to completing a training contract with the firm.
Applications welcomed from candidates who have completed their LPC – ideally with electives including family law. Experience within a family law environment is highly advantageous.
You will be working in a small team – working across a wide range of family law work. There is plenty of scope for personal development. You will provide legal and administrative support on a mixed caseload including:
• Case preparation
• Preparing bundles
• Research
• Arranging and attending conferences and client meetings
• Supporting the team with marketing and networking
Candidates must have the ability to generate fees, adhere and manage deadlines, follow guidelines with regards to Solicitors Accounts Rules and cashflow control on case files. You must also have good drafting and writing skills, excellent communication and technical abilities and strong IT skills.
A training contract will be offered to the successful candidate, subject to performance and after completion of the qualifying period.

Due to the large number of responses we receive it is not always possible to respond to every application. We will only contact those candidates short-listed for this role. If you have not heard from us within 7 days please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion. If you wish to apply for further roles please do so. We will retain your details on file and contact you should a suitable vacancy become available.

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