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Job Title: Paralegal
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Birmingham
Salary: 19000 - 21000
REF: 9333
Contact Name: Hart Recruitment
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 3 years ago

Job Description

Do you have previous experience working as a Paralegal - Employment Law? Do you hold or are you currently working towards your LLB or Cilex qualification? You will be working for a company who offer fantastic benefits including 33 days holiday includes Bank Holidays pro rata and 50% towards a parking permit.

As the Paralegal, you will be working for an organisation who were formed in 2003, based Birmingham City Centre.  Our client is a not-for-profit organisation who provide improvement services to their specialist sector. Candidates who are looking for Part-Time and Full-Time hours will be considered, the minimum hours required are 30 hours per week.  This can be spread across 5 shorter days or 4 full days.    

As the Paralegal, your duties will include:

  • Providing advice and support to members on legal, employment and regulatory issues
  • Supporting 3 Solicitors with their caseloads and you will be working within a team of 7 which includes the Solicitors
  • Advising members legally and practically in relation to internal disciplinary and grievance hearings and providing written instructions to union representatives conducting the hearings
  • Preparing employment tribunal documents
  • Carrying out general administration duties

As the Paralegal, you will have:

  • Previous experience in providing advice on Employment Law is essential 
  • An understanding of Trade Union movement is desirable however not essential
  • You may have experience of working as one of the following: Legal assistant, Legal Secretary, Law graduate, Trainee Solicitor, Lawyer, Legal Administrator, Solicitor, Employment Support Officer and Legal PA
  • We are interested in speaking to people who have or are working towards one of the following qualifications: Law degree, LLB, LPC, BA, CIPD, Cilex or Silex qualification

As the Paralegal, your salary will be circa £21,000 per annum pro rata. 

Alongside this, you will receive fantastic benefits such as:

  • 33 days holiday including Bank Holidays pro rata
  • BHSF Package
  • Pension Scheme
  • 50% contribution towards a car parking permit