LEGAL SUPPORT ASSISTANT
COURT OF PROTECTION
We have a fantastic opportunity for a Legal Support Assistant within our Court of Protection Department based in Shrewsbury.
You will be expected to take responsibility for providing a full range of support within the Department. Duties will include maintaining client relationships with high levels of client contact and ensuring invoices and other payments are dealt with promptly. The successful candidate will be an intelligent and dynamic worker, able to prioritise urgent work and will have excellent communication skills. The role will involve client contact, diary management, typing of correspondence, use of case management systems, reports and document amendment.
The post holder will be expected to use a high degree of self management and initiative and be able to work with minimum supervision to maintain a highly professional, efficient, confidential and friendly service ensuring quality service to clients is always achieved. The role would suit someone with previous experience working in a legal environment although this is not essential as full training will be given. You must be confident in the use of Microsoft Word and Excel, demonstrate a high level of attention to detail and be able to demonstrate the ability to work in a busy and at times challenging environment. You will have excellent organisational and time management skills along with a high attention to detail and accuracy.
This is a great opportunity to work in an environment where you will be able to quickly learn and develop your skill set. We offer career progression to employees and operate a dedicated approach to ongoing development, motivating individuals to identify areas for improvement and progression so they can excel in their careers.