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Legal Assistant

  • Job reference: JW0003
  • Location: Bolton, Greater Manchester
  • Job type: Temporary
  • Area of Expertise: Non-Qualified, Non-Qualified, Support Staff, Support Staff
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Job description: I'm working with a busy local authority in Greater Manchester as they look to recruit an experienced adult social care legal assistant. It is a requirement that the successful candidate has at least 2 years' experience working in a similar role either within a local authority or in private practice.


The successful candidate will join a friendly and supportive Social Care team and take on a variety of work including:


*Assisting solicitors specifically within the adult social care team
*Creating and updating bundles for court
*Dealing with Pre-proceedings matters
*Chasing evidence and other court documents
*Drafting care and supervision orders


Please note - Experience of working as an Adult Social Care Paralegal / Legal Assistant within a local authority or private practice is essential.


This position is initially for 2-3 months but with a strong potential that it will be extended beyond this.
We encourage interested applicants to apply immediately to be considered for short listing.


Should you wish to discuss this role before applying please contact John Wilson on
Telephone 01772 208969
Email john.wilson@servicecare.org.uk.
For our latest jobs and register for job alerts please visit www.servicecare.org.uk/legal


We also offer a £250 referral bonus if you know of anyone who may be interested in this role. Please contact John on 01772 208969 with any referrals.


Service Care Legal is a specialist recruitment agency supplying temporary and permanent professionals to Private Practices, Local Authorities and In-house Legal Departments nationwide. We have in-depth experience of recruiting at all levels within the legal industry and consultants who specialise in specific markets to ensure you have a dedicated point of contact who's an expert in your area.