Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire
£15 - £25 per hour
12 months ago
4 months +
Our client in the Stoke area is seeking an experienced childcare paralegal to join their in house legal team. You will join an established team and work supporting a childcare solicitor with the running and management of their case files. Daily tasks could involve:
- Preparing and drafting a range of case documents.
- Dealing with disclosure requests.
- Drafting consent orders.
- Reviewing evidence and documents.
- Redacting documents.
- Filing and serving documents.
- Arranging meetings & assisting with case progression. Ensuring all documents are accurate and proof reading for any discrepancies.
- Performing legal research on points of childcare law.
- Filing & issuing documents at court.
- Bundle preparation including witness bundles and trial bundles.
- Daily use of the case management system.
This client is looking preferably for someone who has worked as a Paralegal for a Local Authority previously, supporting the Childcare Team. However, anyone with experience in supporting childcare solicitors is encouraged to apply. The role shall last for an initial 4 month period, but may be extended further.
For more information, or to apply, please contact Kate Jasper in our Manchester office.
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