Mental Health Department - 2 positions

TV Edwards LLP has 2 positions open within its Mental Health Department. 

Mental Health Panel Accredited Fee Earner

We seek an experienced fee earner who is already a member of the Law Society's Mental Health Panel Accreditation. You will need experience in all aspects of mental health work including representing patients detained in hospital under the Mental Health Act. You will be expected to build and maintain your own caseload.

Paralegal Position

A paralegal is needed to support fee earners within the department to help with growth and organisation. The successful applicant will have the opportunity to work closely with senior fee earners with a view to becoming a member of the Law Society's Mental Health Panel Accreditation. 

Both candidates will be organised, hard working team players. Full training and supervision will be provided on all work you will be expected to undertake. There will be an element of billing and general administration attached to the role. You will need strong administrative qualities together with excellent communication, interpersonal and IT skills. 

Our staff are, without doubt, our best asset and we reward performance, provide flexible working practices and positively encourage every individual’s contribution as to how we deliver services. Market leaders in legal sector IT infrastructure systems and billing, we offer excellent support and training opportunities acknowledged in our Lexcel accreditation and Investors in People awards. 

Hours - 9.30 a.m. to 5.30 p.m. Mon – Fri. Salary Competitive. 23 days annual leave. 

An application pack giving full details of the role, application form and equality monitoring form can be downloaded from the website at:
http://www.tvedwards.com/site/careers/opportunities

Completed applications must be sent by email to: - christine.woolfenden@tvedwards.com

TV Edwards is an equal opportunities employer