Childcare Legal Assistant

Job Title: Childcare Legal Assistant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Stockport
Salary: Circa. £20,000
REF: 2103
Contact Name: Paula Pawlowska
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A well-established, family-run practice is looking for a Childcare Legal Assistant to join them at their office in Stockport. 

Working as part of a tight-knit and supportive team, work closely with the care partner helping their day-to-day workload. In return, you’ll receive a competitive salary and benefits package. 

Childcare Legal Assistant – Stockport 

The company & role 

  • A forward-thinking regional law firm with solid growth plans and offices in Manchester and Cheshire 

  • Working closely with the care partner and helping them with day to day running of their workload including organising the diary, handling telephone enquiries, making appointments and taking messages, producing letters and legal documents, including court forms and statements, limited audio typing, copying, scanning and other general administration work 

  • The firm have a friendly and tight-knit team and are very supportive of work/life balance. 

  • It is a laid back and supportive environment with extremely high staff retention 

  •  Commutable from Manchester, Cheshire, Ashton-Under-Lyne and Altrincham 

Added extras and benefits 

  • Competitive pay 

  • 20 days holidays increasing with length of service 

  • Christmas closure without having to use up annual leave 

  • Reasonable billing targets 

  • Ongoing secretarial support  

The ideal candidate 

  • A Childcare Legal Assistant  

  • Will have an empathetic and personable nature and enjoy working collaboratively  

How to apply for this Childcare Legal Assistant role 

If this sounds like the job for you, you can apply via this website by clicking ‘Apply’ above.  

Alternatively, to learn more about this opportunity or to register your interest, contact Paula on 03300 245 606 or email

Paula is a Principal Consultant here at Realm and a family recruitment specialist. She works with family solicitors at all levels and has connections with family departments across the North West and the Midlands. As a result of her in-depth knowledge of the family law market, she is perfectly placed to help you take your next step. 

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