Legal Assistant

Kent, England
22 Aug 2017
19 Sep 2017
Felicity Simpson
Sector/Practice Area
Private Client, Family
Vacancy Type
Lawyers, Private Practice

Legal Assistant, Kent, 12 months + experience - An exciting opportunity has arisen for am ambitious Legal Assistant or Legal Secretary to support a busy new team of Child Care Lawyers. Call us now on 020 7183 8586

JOB TITLE: Legal Assistant

PQE REQUIRED: 12 months experience


SALARY: Dependent on Experience

THE ROLE: A busy public sector organisation is offering a Legal Assistant, Paralegal or Legal Secretary an exceptional opportunity to flourish within a growing childcare team. Working closely with busy Lawyers you will provide a wide range of support depending on your experience. The Legal Assistant / Paralegal will carry out legal research, liaise with clients and prepare court bundles for hearings. The Legal Secretary will produce documents, complete standard care order applications and offer general administrative support. This is an immediate start role and offered on a rolling contract.


The appointed Legal Assistant or Legal Secretary will possess in excess of 12 months experience of supporting legal teams. Whilst it would be beneficial to have gained previous experience in Childcare, this is not essential, providing you are able to demonstrate a genuine interest in Child Care law. Exceptional organisational and time-management skills are essential, as is the ability to take a professional and empathetic approach to clients during a difficult time. You must be available to commence a new role immediately. This role has the potential to become permanent for a high performing and enthusiastic candidate.


Contact Felicity Simpson at eNL on 020 7183 8586 or email now with your CV or simply call for a confidential discussion.

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eNL is handling a number of Legal Assistant vacancies throughout London and the South East. If you are a Legal Assistant looking for a move, call now for a confidential discussion. As part of our candidate care process we aim to respond to all applications within 7 working days. If you have not been contacted within this timescale your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Please go to to register your interest for similar positions. Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide.

In addition, if you know any Legal Assistants who may be interested, remember we do offer up to £500 referral fee bonus (Terms and Conditions apply).

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