Paralegal/Assistant required for a fixed term contract covering maternity leave based in the Clinical Negligence department of a well-established law firm based in Goole. The contract will last for around 10-12 months commencing mid January 2018.You will assist Fee Earners handling claimant clinical negligence claims. This would suit a Law Graduate or Paralegal seeking to gain knowledge in clinical negligence claims in a busy office. It is a full time role and the office hours are: Monday – Thursday 9am -5.30pm, Friday 9am – 5pm. Duties will include;Preparing correspondence and associated documents, such as medical chronologies and reports, for the Medico-Legal Advisor, through audio-typing and word processing,Sorting, paginating and indexing medical records,Making appointments, arranging meetings and maintaining an up-to-date diaryAttend upon clients in person and by telephone. You will need:Some knowledge of clinical negligence claims,Paralegal or Legal Secretarial experience would be advantageous,excellent communication skills (verbal and written), good client care skills, good organisational skills, excellent IT skills including audio typing skillsbe a good team player. Salary is negotiable depending on experience plus bonus and good benefits package including company pension, 20 days holidays + bank holidays and close down for Christmas (extra 3-4 days).