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Court of Protection Caseworker (legal administrator retrain opportunity)

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  • Hybrid working – 3 to 4 days from home
  • Progressive career opportunities – become a Court of Protection Executive or undertake a training contract later down the line
  • Work within a supportive team focused on servicing vulnerable clients
  • Private client and Court of Protection specialist firm

This is an exceptional opportunity for an experienced financial administrator or a professional with a knack for managing finances in a fast-paced setting. Our client, a highly respected boutique firm specialising in Court of Protection matters, is expanding its team in Manchester and looking for a Court of Protection Caseworker.

In return for your expertise, you’ll receive a competitive salary, inclusive of several appealing benefits, and the chance to work for a company with a genuine commitment to improving the lives of their clients. You’ll enjoy a substantial degree of independence, complemented by structured support aimed at enhancing your professional skills.

The role involves significant client interaction, often serving as their initial point of contact. You will provide comprehensive support, managing financial and practical day-to-day affairs for individuals who are under the protection of the court. Your contribution will be central to upholding the firm’s reputation for delivering empathetic and tailored client service.

The successful candidate will bring experience from a financial management background, including budget management, bill payments and invoice processing. You are attentive to detail, possess excellent organisational and IT skills and have a good grasp of the practicalities associated with running a home. Your ability to negotiate and clearly communicate, both verbally and in writing, is vital.

As a valued team member, you’ll enjoy a well-rounded benefits package. This includes private healthcare, a contributory pension scheme, attendance bonuses, and more. The firm supports professional development, offering a trajectory that could lead to becoming a qualified solicitor.

Our client, an award-winning boutique firm, prides itself on a nurturing work environment. With a dedication to serving the needs of vulnerable clients, the firm fosters a culture of support and professional growth amongst its employees, ensuring a meaningful and rewarding career.

If you’re ready to take on a role that offers more than just a job, providing a valuable service while enjoying a healthy work-life balance, this might be the perfect opportunity for you.

How to apply for this role

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

Alternatively, contact Jenny Vickerstaff at Realm Recruit to learn more about this opportunity or to register your interest.

Jenny is a Senior Consultant at Realm and specialises in the recruitment of Legal Support & Costs Professionals. Working with departments across the North West, she recruits for support positions of all kinds, from legal secretaries to business support specialists and costs lawyers. If you’re a legal support professional looking to make a move, Jenny can help you find the right role.

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Key details


£26,000 - £32,000


  • Greater Manchester

Role type

  • Hybrid working

Contract type

  • Permanent

Practice area

Legal Support

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Jenny Vickerstaff

Consultant for this role

Specialist for Legal Support & Costs professionals across the North West.

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