Vacancy: Supervising Lawyer
Salary: £35,510 - £42,169
Closing date for applicants: 16 July 2018
Are you an expert Personal Injury Lawyer?
Want to take your career to the next level?
Then look no further as Thompsons Solicitors has just the opportunity for you.
We are the most experienced trade union, claimant personal injury and employment rights law firm in the UK. Established since 1921 we have built a diverse team of professionals who take immense pride in providing high quality legal services to the victims of injury and are passionate about protecting the rights of working people. Want to join us?
We are currently looking for a talented Lawyer to join us in our Sheffield office to lead on the supervision of Fast Track Portal claims. You will be a team player and have the ability to develop and maintain excellent client relationships
The role involves delivering effective supervision for all Personal Injury Fast Track Portal claims which include Employers Liability, Public Liability and Road Traffic Accident cases. You will be required to ensure best practice in client care is maintained and case management standards are fully implemented and adhered to. This is an excellent opportunity for someone who has a genuine passion for motivating, delegating and coaching a team within the Personal Injury field. This role provides an excellent opportunity for someone who is hungry to learn and progress their career.
You will have sound theoretical knowledge of Fast Track accident work
Experience of successfully mentoring, developing and supervising individuals within PI litigation.
You will have the ability to conduct cases including complex cases from beginning to end.
Significant experience of conducting and managing your own caseload
Excellent communication and client care skills, demonstrating an ability to empathise with vulnerable clients is essential
Empathy with the Labour and trade union movement is desirable
What We Offer
Extensive benefits package which includes contributory pension scheme, permanent health insurance, life assurance
25 days annual leave (in addition to bank holidays)
A collaborative and friendly working environment
A full package of skills, knowledge and systems training
Employee Assistance Programme
Enhanced maternity and paternity pay
Annual travel and parking loans
Cycle to work scheme
Financial assistance for professional development
Thompsons believes in equality and is an Equal Opportunities employer promoting diversity within the workplace.
No agencies please.