The role of the Paralegal will be to assist fee earners within the Housing team, who specialise in disrepair, homelessness, possession cases and judicial reviews.
The successful candidate will have some previous legal experience, as well as some knowledge of legal aid funding in the context of housing law. The role will involve drafting statements, meeting clients to take statements, preparing routine letters, gathering evidence and dealing with vulnerable clients.
A commitment to upholding the rights of individuals, challenging state bodies and working in the legal aid sector is desirable. An ability to work to deadlines, drafting documents and good client care skills are essential. In addition you should also have excellent communication and written skills, be a good team player and be able to work well under pressure.
Please apply by sending a covering letter and CV, with current salary details to Leah Gill at the following email address email@example.com.
Closing date for applications is 5pm, 15 October 2019.
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