Service Care Solutions Ltd
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Legal Assistant

Service Care Legal are currently recruiting on behalf of a local authority, based in the Merseyside area, which is in need of a Law Clerk to join their Childcare and Adult Social Care legal team.

This is a fantastic opportunity for graduates and junior legal professionals looking to enter the Public Sector and build upon their professional abilities.

Please find below further details about the role:


ROLE: Law Clerk
LOCATION: Merseyside, 3 days in the office
CONTRACT: Initial 3 months, 37 hours per week.
RATE: Up to £13-£14 per hour umbrella

The Role:



  • To provide administrative and clerical support to the Childcare and Adult Social Care legal team

  • To maintain and update case management system and update department case lists

  • To enter all legal post in the log and issue appropriate acknowledgement letters

  • To undertake duties such as assisting with bundles, redactions and collating data


The Person:



  • At least 6 months of previous experience in a Legal environment

  • Ideally someone who has worked within a Family, Childcare or Adult Social Care legal team

  • Local Authority legal experience will be highly advantageous

  • Someone who can work well under pressure

  • It is essential to have strong administrative skills and be a strong communicator

  • Comfortable in undertaking extra adhoc duties when required

  • To have strong IT literacy with systems including MS Word, Excel and teams


If this sounds like an opportunity that is right for you or someone you know, then don't hesitate to get in touch with Hugh Barnes via email, Hugh.Barnes@servicecare.org.uk, or via phone at 01772208969.


We also welcome referrals for this position, where a successful recommendation would be worth £250