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Court Officer

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Legal, Public Sector & Not-for-Profit

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  • Salary:

    £22 - £23 per hour

  • Consultant:

    Chloe Cameron

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  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Duration:

    3 months +

  • Expiry date:


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Court Officer required to join a reputable London Borough Council on a locum contract for a minimum of 3 months.

Do to the urgent nature of the role, my client is seeking applicants who are available immediately or on short notice.

The successful Court Officer will be joining a close-nit and friendly team to handle the following duties:

  • Preparation and conduct of rent possession cases from instruction to completion including drafting claim forms, particulars of claim and witness statements
  • Providing high quality, timely advice to officers as required
  • Representing the Council in the County Court
  • Communicating and negotiating with solicitors, defendants, members of the public and others
  • Providing guidance and training to client officers as required
  • Conducting legal research

The local authority is seeking an enthusiastic and hard-working Court Officer with previous relevant experience for the role.

There could also be long-term prospects in this job opportunity as they plan to recruit to this role on a permanent basis.

We encourage interested applicants to apply immediately to be considered for short listing. Alternatively should you require further information or wish to discuss your suitability before applying please contact Chloë Cameron in our Manchester office for a confidential discussion.

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