Child & Care Paralegal
Location: Sheffield City Centre
Salary: £17,000 – £19,000
Contract: Full Time, Permanent

CRA Legal are working with a reputable law firm based in Sheffield City Centre. Our client is a specialist in Child, Care and Social Welfare. You will have the opportunity to join a firm who are growing, offering an excellent career. In this role you will gain exposure to varied caseload, with many legal aid cases.

Role & Responsibilities:

  • Running a varied caseload, involving care proceedings, social services involvement, parental & grandparent rights, child abuse, child injury, child welfare and child abduction
  • Taking initial instruction from clients, conducting interviews and drafting statements
  • Managing calendars / diaries, booking appointments, meetings, court appearances and telephone calls
  • Advising clients on proceedings, actions, cost and procedures
  • Analysing client portfolios – Financial capability, funding schemes and well-being
  • Obtaining, reviewing and analysing evidence / statements
  • Managing legal documentation, court bundles and correspondence
  • Maintaining and updating files, ensuring the case management system is used effectively and efficiently
  • Supporting senior fee earners with files
  • Dealing with any administrative requirements that may occur
  • Managing client relationships and keeping them updated with progress

If you’re interested in this vacancy, please click the apply button. Alternatively, contact Rhys Spencer at CRA for further information.

Job Reference: BBBH12582_1602512437

Salary: £17000 - £19000 per annum

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