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Solicitor Apprentice

  • Employer: Guildford Borough Council
  • Reference: D2/19/114994
  • Published: Tue 19/11/2019, 13:15 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 01/12/2019, 17:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £18221 per annum
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Millmead House Offices, Millmead, Guildford GU2 4BB, Surrey

Guildford Borough Council

Legal Services

Solicitor Apprentice

Starting Salary £18,221 per annum

This role offers the successful candidate an opportunity to start an exciting career in law with the benefit of no student debt or qualification costs. The Council offers a comprehensive apprenticeship scheme, which covers all aspects of local government law and practice and will expose you to a wide range of clients. You will be joining a supportive and busy team who will work with you to build up your expertise so you have an excellent foundation for your future legal career.

With some 700 employees, Guildford BC are a hugely diverse organisation delivering a wide range of services and employing people with an even broader range of skills. We are eager to attract the best so we provide excellent training opportunities and offer well established flexible working arrangements including the ability to vary your start and finish times and take extra flexi days (by agreement). We also offer many other benefits including health and wellbeing initiatives and discounts at a range of well-known high street shops and supermarkets

The successful candidate will attend the University of Law at its Guildford campus one day per week for five and a half years. A combination of work-based and online supervised study, together with practical and academic activities at the University of Law will prepare the apprentice to undertake an LLB in Legal Practice and Skills (Hons), and the new Solicitors Qualifying Examination Parts 1 and 2. Successful completion of these assessments will entitle a candidate to apply to the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) to be admitted as a solicitor at the end of the programme. There is also the opportunity for the successful candidate to undertake additional modules for the award of a Masters in Law (LLM).

This role will require a basic DBS check.

Closing date: 1st December 2019

Downloads

  • Information for candidates
  • Organisational Culture framework
  • Reference form for posts with DBS check (enhanced or regulated only)
  • Reference Form for posts with no DBS standard or enhanced check
  • Job Profile
  • Employer: Guildford Borough Council
  • Reference: D2/19/114994
  • Published: Tue 19/11/2019, 13:15 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 01/12/2019, 17:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £18221 per annum
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Millmead House Offices, Millmead, Guildford GU2 4BB, Surrey

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