Paralegal Jobs

Do you have the knowledge, professionalism and skill to support key legal professionals? Paralegals thrive on the fast-paced environment of law-related organisations - with attention to detail an essential trait. Paralegal professionals can work across a multitude of legal environments, but usually specialise in one key area.

Due to the sensitive nature of legal documentation, integrity must be at the core of individuals in Paralegal positions. Communication skills should be second to none, as is the ability to liaise with a variety of individuals - including legal professionals, police officers and the public. Paralegals typically have the following skills:

• Excellent command of the English language
• Strong research skills with the ability to evaluate information
• Validating/Investigating key information for lawyers
• Excellent organisation and administration skills
• Knowledge/experience in relevant areas of law practice
• Able to work under pressure and to tight deadlines

Though not necessary for some positions, formal training may be required or provided by employers in order to improve efficiency and knowledge.

A working week for a paralegal usually follows typical office opening hours. However, paralegals working within particular industries - such as criminal law or police services - may be required to work extra hours or be ‘on call.'

Paralegals can expect annual salaries to fall within £16,000 to £25,000 - depending on experience and sector. Please browse our below paralegal job openings.

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Job Listings

  1. Legal Secretary

    Location: Glasgow

    Salary: £9.00 p/h

    Category: Legal Secretary

    Legal Secretary required for temp cover for the following dates and times
    11th & 25th August for a busy solicitor within a small office in Glasgow
    You must have experience and be available to above dates
    Send me your cv now
    This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Stafffinders which ...

  2. Legal Administrator

    Location: Glasgow Area

    Salary: £9.00 p/h

    Category: Legal Secretary

    My Client is seeking an experienced Legal Secretary for a temporary position based in Glasgow. 
    This is an on-going position and may lead to a permanent opportunity for the right candidate.
    You will be working with small but dedicated legal team providing support.

    To be considered for this role you ...

  3. Experienced Legal Secretary avaliable for temp roles

    Location: Paisley/Glasgow

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Legal Secretary

    Stafffinders are currently seeking experienced Legal Secretaries for a variety of short and long term roles for our Paisley & Glasgow based clients.
    Pay rate starting at £9.00-£12.00 p/h
    We currently have various challenging temporary opportunities.
    Candidates must have previous experience in working within the legal sector ...