Paralegals provide legal support whilst working under supervision. Typical activities that may be carried out, but are not exclusive to this role include:
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Ethics, professionalism and judgement:
Technical Legal Practice:
Managing self and own work:
Manage work activities to ensure that they are completed on time and to an appropriate standard, including:
Practise good file management - prepare and collate bundles, take and file accurate notes, close and review files, maintain databases, version control.
Work in accordance with good business practice - maintain an understanding of the basic financial drivers, time recording and billing processes relevant to the role and firm.
Working with other people:
Apprentices will complete a portfolio of evidence, they will be appointed a work based assessor to support them with this.
If you do not have a 4 or above (A-C) in English and maths, you will be required to study Functional Skills at Level 2.
An end point assessment is the final stage of the apprenticeship and this must be passed in order to achieve the apprenticeship.
Apprentices will also need to complete a professional qualification such as: CILEx Level 3 Diploma in Providing Legal Services. However, this will be discussed with the employer upon start of the apprenticeship.
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By completing this qualification, you will be able to progress into Higher Courses/Degree Courses involving either Law or Business.
Minimum of 5 GCSE grades A* - C or 4 - 9 to include English and maths.