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Legal Assistant (Social Care)

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Job ID:

17896

Practice Area(s):

Children's Services

Location:

West Yorkshire, Yorkshire 

Role:

Legal Assistant or Paralegal, Administration
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Employment Type:

Permanent Full-Time

Posted:

16.07.2021

Employer type:

Local Authority
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Job Description:

Band 5-7  £18,933 pa - £24,491 pa

37 hours per week
Based at City Hall, Bradford City Centre

The Code of Practice on the English language requirement for public sector workers, Part 7 of the Immigration Act 2016 requires that Councils ensure that all candidates applying for customer facing posts must be assessed in order to establish their fluency in English.

The criteria under special knowledge and experience on the job profile which is shown in this advert outlines what level of fluency you will be expected to demonstrate.  Therefore, it is essential that you provide examples in your application


We are seeking a legal assistant to provide support to Lawyers, Senior Lawyers and Legal Officers, primarily in the field of Children’s Social Care, in an experienced, friendly and busy legal team.

The role will include providing general support in care and related proceedings, including the preparation, filing and service of court bundles, drafting of court applications, and liaison with the Family Court, client department, fee earners and other parties.

The role also involves some administrative tasks. The work is sensitive, confidential and often complex and emotionally demanding in nature.  You should be able to interpret and communicate information effectively, use a range of complex IT packages and work to tight deadlines.

You should have experience in a legal environment, undertaking routine legal work including drafting documents, dealing with clients and correspondence and assisting fee earners.  You should hold an NVQ Level 2, GNVQ Intermediate, RSA Diploma, City and Guilds Craft or Part 2 BTEC general of first Diploma or GSCE/O levels Grades A-C.

For further information please contact Marion Moraghan on 07855 277303 or email marion.moraghan@bradford.gov.uk

For further information or to apply, please click on the 'Enquire/Apply' button below.

Closing Date: 2nd August 2021
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City of Bradford
West Yorkshire, Yorkshire, United Kingdom

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West Yorkshire, Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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Legal Assistant (Social Care)

col-narrow-left   

Job ID:

17896

Practice Area(s):

Children's Services

Location:

West Yorkshire, Yorkshire 

Role:

Legal Assistant or Paralegal, Administration
col-narrow-right   

Employment Type:

Permanent Full-Time

Posted:

16.07.2021

Employer type:

Local Authority
col-wide   

Job Description:

Band 5-7  £18,933 pa - £24,491 pa

37 hours per week
Based at City Hall, Bradford City Centre

The Code of Practice on the English language requirement for public sector workers, Part 7 of the Immigration Act 2016 requires that Councils ensure that all candidates applying for customer facing posts must be assessed in order to establish their fluency in English.

The criteria under special knowledge and experience on the job profile which is shown in this advert outlines what level of fluency you will be expected to demonstrate.  Therefore, it is essential that you provide examples in your application


We are seeking a legal assistant to provide support to Lawyers, Senior Lawyers and Legal Officers, primarily in the field of Children’s Social Care, in an experienced, friendly and busy legal team.

The role will include providing general support in care and related proceedings, including the preparation, filing and service of court bundles, drafting of court applications, and liaison with the Family Court, client department, fee earners and other parties.

The role also involves some administrative tasks. The work is sensitive, confidential and often complex and emotionally demanding in nature.  You should be able to interpret and communicate information effectively, use a range of complex IT packages and work to tight deadlines.

You should have experience in a legal environment, undertaking routine legal work including drafting documents, dealing with clients and correspondence and assisting fee earners.  You should hold an NVQ Level 2, GNVQ Intermediate, RSA Diploma, City and Guilds Craft or Part 2 BTEC general of first Diploma or GSCE/O levels Grades A-C.

For further information please contact Marion Moraghan on 07855 277303 or email marion.moraghan@bradford.gov.uk

For further information or to apply, please click on the 'Enquire/Apply' button below.

Closing Date: 2nd August 2021