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Family/Childcare Paralegal

  • Full Time
  • Leeds
  • £18,000-£20,000 dependant on experience

BH3209

We have a fantastic opportunity for a Family/Childcare Paralegal to join a well-established and niche Family Law Firm based in their Leeds city centre office.

We have a fantastic opportunity for a Family/Childcare Paralegal to join a well-established and niche Family Law Firm based in their Leeds city centre office. The department has a large client base with client instructions in both legally aided and privately funded work and therefore this position is available due to growth and expansion. You will be working in a team with accredited specialists in their fields who attract varied caseloads. You will assist with a wide variety of family issues including Domestic Violence, Children, Care Proceedings, Divorce and Finances.
Your responsibilities will include:

• Assisting experienced Family fee earners in the team.
• Dealing with mediation enquiries and opening mediation files.
• Setting up new appointments.
• Answering telephone, speaking to clients and solicitors.
• Liaising with other members of the admin team.

You will need:

• Minimum 12 months experience as a Family Paralegal – ideally with childcare experience too but not essential.
• Good IT skills.
• Excellent organisation and prioritisation skills.
• Willingness to take on new tasks.
• Proactive and using initiative.
• Able to prioritise workloads.

Our client offers an attractive salary package, including flexible working and offering a great work life balance. This will lead to a training contract for the right candidate.

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