Paralegal (Child Care)

Employer
Stoke-on-Trent City Council
Location
Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire
Salary
£24,920.00 - £27,514.00
Closing date
28 May 2022

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Sector
Corporate Services, Administration, Legal, Health and Social Care, Children's Services, Social Care
Job role
Social Worker
Contract Type
Full time

We have an exciting opportunity for the right candidate to work as a Paralegal, providing specialist support for members of our Childcare Legal Team.

Ideally the candidate will have a law degree or be able to demonstrate they have relevant experience in this area. 

Duties will include supporting the solicitors with their casework, including the composition of Court Bundles and drafting of documents.  

The ability to develop positive relationships with a wide range of professionals is crucial.

Competent IT skills are essential. Knowledge and experience of Legal Case Management systems would be advantageous.

The ideal candidate will be able to produce a high standard of work whilst working to constant deadlines.

Consideration will be given to training suitable candidates.

Please note that if an employee who is currently at risk of redundancy within the organisation applies for this vacancy theirapplication will receive priority.  If this happens you will be advised accordingly.

In order to apply for this vacancy, you must be able to supply the required answers to the following questions:

  • Do you have the Right to Work in the UK?

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