NQ Employment Solicitor

Job Title: NQ Employment Solicitor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wigan
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000
REF: 1868
Contact Name: Daniel Clarke
Contact Email: daniel.clarke@realmrecruit.com

An award-winning top 150 national law firm are looking for an NQ Employment Solicitor to join their specialist team.  

In this role, you’ll handle a mixed bag of employment matters and provide both tribunal and non-contentious advice. 

This position will be fully remote to begin with but you will eventually be able to split your time between working from home in the office.  This is the perfect opportunity for a junior lawyer/ trainee solicitor looking to qualify into employment or a solicitor currently working in another practice area who would like to retrain.


NQ Employment Solicitor – Wigan / Remote 

The company & role  

  • A Legal 500 and Chambers and Partners recognised full-service law firm with 6 offices across the UK  

  • You’ll join a team that works on behalf of both individuals and companies and will be involved in insurance assessment, evaluation merits of claims and tribunal matters 

  • The firm invests heavily in training and development, so this is an excellent opportunity if you would like to progress your career. There have been several success stories where solicitors originally joined the firm as administration assistants  

  • They have a supportive and collegiate culture and understand the importance of having a healthy work-life balance  

  • The team are friendly and down-to-earth and in normal circumstances have an active calendar of social events 

  • Commutable from Manchester, Stockport, Bolton, Salford and Warrington 

 Added extras and benefits  

  • Life assurance  

  • Home working (all I.T equipment will be provided) and flexible working  

  • Holiday sale and purchase scheme  

  • Free parking 

  • Salary sacrifice pension scheme  

  • Active social calendar  

  • High street discounts  

  • Access to physical, mental and financial health support (including counselling) 

The ideal candidate  

  • An NQ Solicitor who undertook a seat in employment during their training contract  

  • Will be used to using a case management system  

  • Will be committed to providing a high level of customer service and comfortable liaising with clients  

  • Will be adaptable and enjoy a challenge 


How to apply for this NQ Employment 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 Daniel on 03300 245 606 or email daniel.clarke@realmrecruit.com.   

Daniel is a Junior Consultant at Realm and specialises in the recruitment of employment lawyers. Working with departments across the North West, he recruits for employment roles at all levels, from paralegal to partner. If you’re an employment solicitor looking to make a move, Daniel is ready to help you.  

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