Amt Lawyers Ltd

Apprentice Conveyancing Assistant (Residential Property Department)

Employer:

Amt Lawyers Ltd

Training Provider:

NORTH LANCS. TRAINING GROUP LIMITED(THE)

Weekly wage £146.25
37.5 hours per week Monday - Friday, 09:00 - 17:30.
duration: 18 months
start: 15 February 2020
Blackburn
Intermediate(level 2)
Business and Administration (apprenticeship standard)
8 February 2020 (application closing date)
Apprentice Conveyancing Assistant based in Blackburn.

Responsibilities

The candidate will assist a Conveyancing Solicitor helping with a caseload from instruction through to completion.

This will include:

  • Sales
  • Purchases
  • Transfers
  • Re-mortgages

At AMT Lawyers comprehensive training is given by our experienced Solicitors so the candidate is able to help with the case work mentioned above. Once the candidate has received a high level of training and has also gained sufficient experience, we will expect the individual to deal with a high volume of matters with minimal supervision. 

We pride ourselves on the quality of service we provide our clients and therefore merely completing the work is not enough. We will expect the candidate to maintain excellent standards of work, achieve set targets and adhere to client service level agreements. Experience in using a case management system is desirable however training to utilise this tool will be given. 

This vacancy requires an individual with excellent communication and interpersonal skills, and to work as part of a close-knit team. A demonstrable enthusiasm and drive for property law is a must, as well as the ability to build relationships with clients. The successful applicant will join a team of committed and experienced lawyers working in a friendly and professional environment. 

You will report to the Conveyancing Department Team Leader who will review your performance each month on a one-to-one basis. This provides a real opportunity to monitor and enhance your personal development and also to organise your case load. For the right individual, this is also an opportunity to ask for more responsibility taking on more challenging roles in order for you to maximise your potential and to also gain some vital experience.

Future Prospects

Possible progression into full-time employment upon completion of this apprenticeship.

Skills Required

  • Good communication skills
  • Good customer service skills

Qualities Required

  • Keen and willing to learn
  • Punctual
  • Reliable
  • Professional manner
  • Approachable
  • Work well as part of a team
  • Flexible

Qualifications Required

  • No formal qualifications required

Training Provided

  • Level 2 NVQ in Business Administration
  • Functional skills in English, maths, and ICT (if applicable)
  • Employee Rights and Responsibilities (ERR)
  • Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (PLTS)
  • Work-based learning
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