Freeths LLP Are looking to recruit a professional and confident candidate to join their team as a legal secretary apprentice. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a company who have been featured in the Sunday Times 100 Best Companies to Work For.
Our aim is to attract and retain the most talented people, and part of this is providing a great place to work. So, to support fairness and equality and to encourage a healthy work-life balance, we continually monitor and improve our benefits. We are proud that what we have achieved has been recognised over the past few years, being awarded Best Companies star status on a number of occasions and have featured in the Sunday Times 100 Best Companies to Work For. We are also a silver standard accredited Investor in People Company, which means we are recognised for our efforts to improve work place engagement, leadership, personal growth, wellbeing, team working and our impact on society. Our Legal Apprentices work closely with our fee earners, providing them with general administrative support, such as; scanning, copying, faxing and filing (both paper and electronic). Other duties may include handling routine enquiries and communication, as well as copy typing of correspondence, letters and emails. Whilst gaining experience in the workplace, our apprentices are supported to work towards and achieve an externally recognised qualification. Filing Scanning Answering calls and emails and directing as appropriate Typing correspondence Working as part of a team Faxing Supporting the fee earners
How to apply for this vacancy
You can apply for this vacancy through the National Apprenticeship Service. If you require any assistance with applying for this vacancy please contact us on 0115 945 7260 or email the apprenticeship team.
Application deadline: 15/11/2021
Possible start date: 22/11/2021
- Good keyboard skills and familiarity with MS Office suite
- Good spelling and grammar
- Qualifications Required
GCSE (or equivalent) Grade C or above in Maths and English
Potential opportunity for a permanent role within the company following successful completion of the apprenticeship
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Why do you want to work for this company?
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The Freeths Group is one of the UK's leading regional law practices. We offer services to both the commercial and private client across the entire legal spectrum. We operate from offices in Bristol Birmingham, Derby, Leeds, Leicester, London, Manchester, Milton Keynes, Nottingham, Oxford, Sheffield, Stoke and Liverpool.
80 Mount Street
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Monday - Friday (9am-5.30pm)
(40 hours per week)
|Expected duration||18 months|
|Related course||Business Administrator - Advanced Apprenticeship (Level 3)|
Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).