Cripps Pemberton Greenish

Paralegal Apprentice with Cripps Pemberton Greenish - Advanced (Level 3)

Cripps Pemberton Greenish (Employer)

Bpp Professional Education Limited (Training Provider)

Wage Competitive salary
36.25 hours per week Monday - Friday 9am - 5.15pm
24 months (duration)
1 September 2021(start date)
Paralegal (apprenticeship standard)
4 positions available
31 March 2021 (application closing date)
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Job Description

Cripps Pemberton Greenish, one of the country’s leading legal practices, are seeking a confident and organised paralegal apprentice to assist a high performing team of paralegals in servicing the wider legal teams!

Responsibilities

We are seeking Paralegal Apprentices to join our team, based in our Tunbridge Wells office.

Over our two-year paralegal apprenticeship programme, you will complete the BPP Paralegal Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeship, a qualification designed to develop the appropriate skills and knowledge needed for a career in law. This includes a mixture of on-the-job learning and training from BPP University Law School. Whilst completing the apprenticeship you will also complete a Level 4 Certificate of Higher Education (Law and Legal Practice) awarded by BPP University.

Working with and learning from a high performing paralegal team at our Tunbridge Wells office, you will experience a broad variety of legal work across real estate, corporate and private client. Initially assisting with administrative tasks, you will soon be involved in fee-earning work, process management and the drafting of legal documents.

Main Duties

  • Dealing with correspondence and telephone calls with clients, other solicitors and third parties
  • Responsibility for ensuring deadlines are managed and achieved
  • Drafting legal and transactional documents for clients
  • Legal research
  • Participating in data room management and due diligence projects
  • Assisting with projects
  • Assisting with finance tasks

Future Prospects

This apprenticeship will give you an excellent start to your career in law. On completion of the programme there will be the opportunity for continued training and development, however we can’t guarantee a permanent position at the end of the apprenticeship.

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Skills Required

  • A good level of experience with IT systems, including Microsoft Office packages
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Confident and professional manner
  • Methodical, accurate and well organised
  • Ability to demonstrate confidentiality and integrity
  • Accustomed to delivering work to deadlines
  • Flexible and energetic
  • Participative team player, keen to develop and learn from colleagues

Qualities Required

  • Be prepared to undertake a very wide variety of work
  • Prepared to work on own but in co-operation with team members and carry out whatever duties are required by the team  
  • Ability to juggle priorities
  • Willingness to go “the extra mile”

Qualifications Required

  • Five 5-9 grades (A-C) at GCSE (or equivalent) which must include English and Mathematics
  • Three A Levels (or equivalent) predicted or actual 96 UCAS points

 

Training Provided

As a Paralegal Apprentice with BPP, you will complete the Paralegal Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeship. Additional learning within the apprenticeship will enable you to be awarded a Level 4 Certificate of Higher Education in Legal Services.

Your apprenticeship shall be delivered by a blend of online and face-to-face training from BPP University Law School and on-the-job learning.

 

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