Court of Protection Legal Executive

Job Title: Court of Protection Legal Executive
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Greater Manchester
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000
REF: 921
Contact Name: Kelly Reid
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This is an exciting opportunity for a Court of Protection Legal Executive to join a specialist department at one of Greater Manchester’s most reputable firms. In this role, you will work as part of a close-knit Court of Protection team and undertake interesting work on behalf of a wide range of clients.

The firm have a long-standing tradition of promoting from within and offer an excellent package of benefits.  

Court of Protection Legal Executive - Greater Manchester 

The company & role 

  • A down-to-earth, multi-service firm with a deep-rooted history of serving client within the local community 

  • The role will involve all aspects of Court of Protection work including the financial management and administration of professional Deputyships, Trusts & Powers of Attorney, making applications to the Court of Protection, dealing with all aspects of welfare benefit applications and providing advice in relation to Local Authority funding and assessment for care home fees 

  • The firm are committed to continually training and developing their staff and have been awarded the Investors in People Gold accreditation. 

  • Commutable from Manchester, Stockport, Ashton-under-Lyne, Tameside, Oldham, Rochdale, High Peak 

Added extras and benefits 

  • 23 days holiday plus the ability to purchase extra days 

  • Contributory pension scheme 

  • Death in service 

  • Paid for car-parking 

  • Performance-related annual bonus 

  • Enhanced sick pay 

The ideal candidate 

  • A Court of Protection Legal Executive with 2-4 years’ experience

  • Will have extensive experience in managing the day-to-day financial affairs of those who lack mental capacity 

  • Will have an empathetic, personable, calm and caring nature  

  • Excellent client care and communication skills 

How to apply for this Court of Protection Legal Executive 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 Kelly on 03300 245 606 or email 

Kelly is a principal consultant here at Realm and works exclusively within private client and court of protection recruitment. She works with law firms of all sizes from private client boutiques to multi-service national firms. Kelly’s in-depth market knowledge and contacts enable her to match private client solicitors with the right firms and roles for them. 

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