|Job Type:||contract||Duration:||12 months|
|URL for Applications:||Apply Here||Salary:||£21,000 - £26,000 depending on skills and relevant experience.|
Our claims handing team is looking for an experienced claims assistant (Clinical negligence paralegal) to join the team on a 12 month fixed term basis.Job Description
The responsibilities of this role are:
The ideal candidate would have experience of working in a Clinical Negligence or Personal injury environment, either handling a caseload of files or supporting lawyers in handling files. But we are open to considering any candidates with any experience of law with a medical or dental element to it. Due to the urgency of the role we may commence interviews prior to the closing date. Due to the current COVID19 situation the successful candidate will be working on a remote basis until we are able to return to the office, after this the role will be based in our Leeds city centre based office.
We are looking for candidates with strong accuracy and attention to detail, and the role also requires the ability to investigate and analyse information containing both legal and medical/dental terminology.About The Company
Medical Protection Society (MPS) is the world’s leading protection organisation for doctors, dentists and healthcare professionals. We protect and support the professional interests of more than 300,000 members around the world, in countries as diverse as the United Kingdom, South Africa and Hong Kong.
We strive to be much more than a last line of defence by being at our members’ side at every step, offering support, advice and world-class defence. Membership provides access to expert advice and support together with the right to request indemnity for complaints or claims arising from professional practice.
We continue to invest in our team to ensure that we are delivering the best possible service for members. This was recognised in 2016 when we were awarded an Investors in People Silver award.