Court of Protection Paralegal

Job Title: Court of Protection Paralegal
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Ashton Under Lyne
Salary: £16,000 - £18,000
REF: 749
Contact Name: Kelly Reid
Contact Email: kelly.reid@realmrecruit.com

This is an exciting opportunity for a Court of Protection paralegal to join a specialist team at one of Greater Manchester’s most reputable firms. The firm has a long-standing tradition of promoting from within and this role will eventually lead to a training contract. 

If you have a real desire to work within Court of Protection or private client and are looking to move closer towards your goal of qualification, this position is not to be missed.  

 Court of Protection Paralegal - 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 firm has several professional accreditations, including Lexcel and Investors in People

  • The role will involve providing legal and administrative assistance to other members of the team, dealing directly with clients, their families and carers along with other third parties such as medical experts and case managers

  • A close-knit Court of Protection and private client team  

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

Added extras and benefits 

  • Training contract available after 1 year 

  • 23 days holiday plus the ability to purchase extra days 

  • Contributory pension scheme 

  • Performance-related annual bonus 

  • Enhanced sick pay 

The ideal candidate 

  • A paralegal with experience in Court of Protection/private client work (although paralegals who have worked in other practice areas will be considered) 

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

  • Excellent client care and communication skills 

How to apply for this Court of Protection paralegal 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.reid@realmrecruit.com 

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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