Childcare Paralegal

Job Title: Childcare Paralegal
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
REF: 2744
Contact Name: Realm Recruit
Contact Email:

Are you a Family/Childcare Paralegal looking for... 

  • A chance to work in a specialist team of family lawyers 

  • Amazing progression prospects as the firm exclusively recruits their trainees from their paralegals  

  • The opportunity to split your time between home and the office 


An award-winning family law boutique is looking to take on a Childcare Paralegal with at least one years' experience in family law. 

In this role, you will be joining a Specialist Children team handling a mix of childcare work.  

The firm promotes a healthy work-life balance and offers their team lots of working from home availability. This is the perfect opportunity for a Childcare Paralegal who is looking to assist with high-quality work in a specialist team whilst having a healthy work-life balance.  

The firm only offers training contracts to their existing pool of paralegals so this is an excellent opportunity for a paralegal who is looking to qualify in the future. 

Childcare Paralegal – Manchester   

The company & role   

  • A Legal 500-recognised specialist family law boutique that strongly encourages progression and growth internally    

  • You will join a friendly and supportive team with excellent billings and an incredibly low staff turnover   

  • The firm have recently won awards at both the Manchester Legal Awards and Family Law Awards   

  • You will be assisting in the management of a varied range of children law cases, including private and public law, drafting documents, instructing counsel, liaising with clients and attending court 

  • Commutable from Manchester, Stockport, Alderley Edge, Macclesfield, Warrington and High Peak   

 Added extras and benefits   

  • Home working   

  • Competitive salary   

  • Health insurance   

  • Life insurance   

  • Excellent progression prospects 

  • Opportunity to apply for a training contract 

The ideal candidate   

  • A Paralegal with at least one years’ experience in Family or Childcare law 

  • A confident and articulate communicator who enjoys networking and business development   

  • Will enjoy working collaboratively   

How to apply for this Care Solicitor 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 our family recruitment specialist. She works with family solicitors at all levels and has connections with family departments across the North West, Yorkshire 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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Please note: any references to salary and/or experience in our adverts are intended as a guide only.   

Realm is committed to supporting disabled applicants throughout the recruitment process. Applicants are invited to contact Realm to identify any additional support they might require to enable them to make an application.  


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