Court of Protection Administrator

Job Title: Court of Protection Administrator
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Greater Manchester
Private Client
Salary: £26,000 - £32,000
REF: 119
Contact Name: Duane Cormell
Contact Email:
Job Published: Wednesday 6 Jun 2018
This vacancy is now closed
You will join a market-leading practice in the area of Court of Protection. The team, incredibly friendly, down-to-earth, and welcoming, has gone from strength to strength over the last few years, doubling in size several times over. You play a vital role, acting as the first point of contact to the firm’s clients, typically incredibly vulnerable individuals, as well as their families. You will help clients manage their day-to-day financial affairs, whilst also assisting the practicalities of things like paying bills or purchasing a suitable car. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone committed to helping people to work closely with and have a positive impact on the life of vulnerable individuals.

Court of Protection (Welfare Benefits) Administrator – Manchester

The company
  • Legal 500 listed Court of Protection team
  • Multi award winning
  • Work with individuals who lack capacity, typically because of a brain injury or illnesses associated with growing elderly, such as dementia.
  • Commutable from Manchester, Cheshire, Lancashire and Merseyside
The ideal candidate
  • You will preferably have experience of working as an Administrator or Paralegal in a Court of Protection team
  • You will have experience in advising on welfare benefit entitlements
  • Background in working with vulnerable individuals, ideally those lacking capacity
  • Real life experience of managing a home and budget so that you can truly empathise with the individuals you will work with
  • Professional demeanour
  • Good telephone manner and IT skills
Added extras
  • Competitive salary: £26,000 - £32,000
  • 25 days’ holiday
  • Private healthcare
  • Life insurance
  • Contributory pension
  • Subsidised gym membership
  • Attendance bonus
  • Firm-wide bonus scheme

The next step
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