Legal Assistant Job In Aylesbury

Legal Assistant


  • £12.11 - £12.32 per hour
  • Posted: 13/03/2019
  • Aylesbury
  • Job Ref: 465103801
  • Temporary

Job Details

Job Title: Litigation/Social Care Legal Assistant
Location: BCC Offices - Legal Practice, County Hall, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, UK, HP20 1UA
Employer: Pertemps Recruitment for Harrow Council
Contract Type: Perm / Full time

A fantastic opportunity within Harrow Council offices in Buckinghamshire, for an enthusiastic and committed individual to join us as a Legal Assistant.
We are seeking self-driven and motivated individual to join us as a Legal Assistant.
In return we pay a competitive rate of £12.11 - £12.32 per hour dependent on experience
other benefits include excellent training and support for career development and 21 days holiday (excluding Bank Holidays).


Carrying out legal work and developing, implementing and supporting cutting edge practice management processes. Specifically this will include:
"To advise on, and have conduct of, legal files for litigation and social care matters on behalf of the shared services councils and other clients.

"To provide advice / undertake research and support lawyers as requested in respect of the work of the teams generally.
"In addition, the role includes clerking Education Exclusion Panel meetings and assisting with training of panel members and officers which can take place outside of normal office hours and off site.
"The role will be supervised by qualified colleagues and the post holder will be expected to provide administrative and systems assistance as a super user of an electronic case management system.

"To advise on, and have conduct of legal files for property matters on behalf of the shared services councils and other clients.
"To provide advice / undertake research and support the teams as requested in respect of the work of the teams generally.
"The role will be supervised by qualified colleagues and the post holder will be expected to provide administrative assistance.
"The post holder will work closely with lawyers, managers and support staff in the Practice in order to be effective.

The post holder will work with external barristers and private law firms to support specific cases or projects.

Harrow Council is the 12th largest London borough by area and one of the most culturally diverse local authorities in the UK, making it a great place to live, work and visit. Located 10 miles from the city centre and just 13 minutes to Euston from Harrow & Wealdstone station there are great transport links via the Metropolitan Line, Watford DC Line and national rail service. It is easily accessible to the M1, M25 and A406.