Senior Court of Protection Paralegal

Job Title: Senior Court of Protection Paralegal
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Ashton Under Lyne
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000
REF: 1601
Contact Name: Realm Recruit
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This is an exciting opportunity for a Senior 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. 

The firm has a solid local client base and the work is predominantly with elderly clients but with some brain injury clients. 

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.   

Senior Court of Protection Paralegal - Greater Manchester  

The company & role  

  • A down-to-earth, friendly firm with a family feel and a deep-rooted history  

  • 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 

  • The firm are committed to the continually training and developing their staff and strongly encourage career progression  

  • They won law firm of the year at the Manchester Legal Awards 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  

  • Excellent salary  

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

  • Must have ideally several years' experience of working in a similar role. 

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

  • Excellent client care and communication skills 

How to apply for this Senior Court of Protection 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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Please note: any references to salary and/or experience in our adverts are intended as a guide only.  

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