• Solicitor

    Creating resilience and capacity within our Legal team

Solicitor

What you'll need
What you'll get from us
How long will it take?
Where you'll be

Minimum 5 GCSE graded 9-4 must include English and math
3 A-levels grade B or above (at least one Art subject e.g. English, politics, philosophy, history etc.

A competitive salary of £18,000 per annum
An LLB in legal practice and a members to the Solicitor's Roll

 We’ll pay your tuition fees

 You’ll earn £18,000 per year, whilst studying

 Gain a Bachelor’s degree and apprenticeships standard qualification

 You graduate with five years professional experience

 Access our Brilliant Benefits (as well as usual student discounts)

 We dedicate time for you to study during the working week

 Industry recognised membership access

 You’ll be offered further workplace learning opportunities

 Receive guidance and mentoring from specialists in your field

 Guaranteed permanent role upon successful completion of apprenticeship.

Your degree apprenticeship will take 6 years, here's a breakdown of what's involved:

Academic Year Modules to study
Year 1
  • Common law method and ethics
  • Public law
  • Contract law
Year 2
  • Tort law
  • EU law
  • Criminal law
Year 3
  • Land law
  • Real estate
  • Criminal litigation and evidence
Year 4
  • Law of the organisation
  • Equity and trust
  • Access to justice and legal services
Year 5
  • Transactions
  • Wills & succession
  • Companies: Governance, tax and insolvency

You'll be based in our central Birmingham offices, the Degree is delivered in partnership with Cilex Law School. 

What's the job?

You’ll be representing our organisation in court advising on legal and commercial matters. You’ll provide legal advice on a wide range of property, contract and litigation matters. By the time you complete you’ll have developed an extensive knowledge of property law, corporate law and criminal law.

As part of your studies you’ll learn about the English legal system and criminal litigation amongst many others. You’ll work 4 days a week with us to put all this into practice and build your competence portfolio.

On successful completion

You'll be a qualified Solicitor with a wealth of experience, an LLB in Legal Practice and you’ll also be on the Solicitor’s roll once completing the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) Solicitors Qualifying Exam (SQE).

Meet the team

When working in the Legal Department, no two days are ever the same. We spend a lot of our time out and about meeting with different team members offering commercially sound, pragmatic and straightforward legal solutions across all areas of the business. We never know what the next challenge will be, which is, coincidentally, my favourite part of the job!

- Megan Tam, Solicitor

Interested? Apply now!