paralegal | nsw government in Ashfield

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rawan shakhtour, randstad
job type
contract
salary
AU$ 35.00 - AU$ 37.00 per hour

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posted
location
ashfield, new south wales
specialism
legal
job type
contract
working hours
Full-Time
salary
AU$ 35.00 - AU$ 37.00 per hour
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90M0429957_1605571477
contact
rawan shakhtour, randstad
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job description

You will become a part of a wonderful team that contributes to the welfare of children, adults, families and communities to improve lives and help people realise their potential

About the role:

• Provide paralegal services and administrative support to OOHC Adoption Caseworkers and Managers, including research, analysis and provision of written information for consideration by Legal Officers for inclusion in briefs and other legal documents.
• Manage practice groups’ databases and systems in accordance with standards and guidelines, by creating, storing, retrieving and tracking files to ensure accuracy and security of information.
• Perform data entry and data reviews ensuring accuracy and relevance of legal data and documentation recorded, to assist in the monitoring and analysis of practice group controls, processes and performance indicators.
• Utilise relevant legal databases and systems to generate reports that enable accurate, relevant analysis and reporting of the practice groups’ legal advice and services.
• You are required to prepare and file adoption applications to the supreme court and contribute to practice group project work as directed by the Director and/or senior staff.

About you:

  • Previous experience working as a legal aid or paralegal
  • Students or graduates are highly regarded.

If you have a willingness to learn and the drive to succeed then we want to hear about you! If you are succsfully shortlistd by Rawan, you will receive an email and PD/follow up call. A Police check will be conducted by randstad for the successful applicants. Emal your resumes in word format to rawan.shakhtour@randstad.com.au subject: Paralegal

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.

skills

Research, analysis and provision of written information

qualification

Any qualification within the legal space | Highly advantageous

responsibilities

• Provide paralegal services and administrative support to OOHC Adoption Caseworkers and Managers, including research, analysis and provision of written information for consideration by Legal Officers for inclusion in briefs and other legal documents.
• Manage practice groups’ databases and systems in accordance with standards and guidelines, by creating, storing, retrieving and tracking files to ensure accuracy and security of information.
• Perform data entry and data reviews ensuring accuracy

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree