Legal Clerk

Location
Worcester, Worcestershire
Salary
£17,559 - £18,633
Posted
19 Apr 2021
Closes
17 May 2021
Job Ref
REC001520
Contract Type
Full time permanent
Working Pattern
Standard

Job Title: Legal Clerk
Salary: £17,559 - £18,633 
Full-Time: 35 hours
Location: Worcester
Permanent


The Role

We are a busy, friendly, well supported legal team serving Worcestershire County Council in a beautiful and conveniently situated location in Worcester. We provide a high quality and well regarded service to our users and now need to recruit a Legal Clerk (Debt Recovery). As part of the wider Adults, Education and Debt Recovery Team you will have responsibility to provide administrative support to the Solicitors and the Legal Assistant within the team who advise the Centralised Debt Recovery Service on related matters across all Directorates and Worcestershire Children First (WCF). Your main role will be to open and close case files using an electronic case management system, data entry, to create and update Court bundles, type standard letters, file documents with Court, diarise Court Orders and maintain and update case progression spreadsheets. At the moment you will primarily be working from home, with full wrap around technological support, however, your attendance one day per week in the office based at County Hall will be required to attend to incoming and outgoing post and other office-based duties e.g. printing, photocopying and scanning of documents etc. on a rota basis.

Are you highly organised, able to meet tight deadlines and with good analytical and communication skills? If so, we would like to hear from you. In return you will have the support of a committed and experienced team around you. We also offer a generous benefits package, which includes a flexi-time scheme, generous pension, child care vouchers and a relocation scheme in appropriate cases, as well as an edge-of-city location, very close to the M5.

For an informal chat please contact Catherine Hitchman (Principal Solicitor) 01905 846486


We are inclusive – this is really important to us and we are proud to be a Disability Confident Employer.

Disability Confident is helping us recruit and retain great people to meet our workforce needs.

If you have a disability and require reasonable adjustments, please let us know.


Application Closing Date: Monday 17th May 2021,
Proposed Interview Date: Wednesday 26th May 2021,

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