Personal Injury Team Leader

England, Lancashire, Preston
£28000 - £35000 per annum
17 Oct 2016
14 Nov 2016
Lauren Connors
Job Title
Practice Area
Personal Injury
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client an established Legal 500 firm is looking to recruit a Team Leader role to join their insurance team in Preston.

The Role
Working closely with the Team Manager the role will include but not be exclusive to:
Encouraging, Mentoring and developing members of the team to maximise potential whilst ensuring fee earners meet their objectives and targets.

This role will not include fee earning
Distributing files or tasks.
Maximising the personal development of team members and identifying training needs ensuring that post training evaluation takes place
Providing an 'environment¿ where team members feel motivated
Continuously improving the quality of Fee Earners work
Conducting audits as required by administrative policies and procedures
Giving feedback to team members
Drafting and implementing improvement plans

The Candidate
In order to be considered for this role candidates will
Have an established career history working within a similar role
Have Personal Injury experience with a good understanding of the MOJ Portal
Technical experience of the MOJ Portal Stages 1,2 and 3
The proven ability to assess claims for Personal Injury using JSB Guidelines and appropriate case law. The ability to nurture and encourage team members to give of their best.
The ability to relate to people as individuals and understand their particular needs in terms of direction, delegation, learning style etc.
For further information or to apply for this role please contact Lauren Connors at Clayton Legal.

Clayton Legal recruits for Law firms large and small across the UK and beyond. We have regional teams and specialists consultants that work across all legal disciplines. We are legal talent specialists. We work with Solicitors, Legal Executives, Fee Earners, Paralegals, Costs Lawyers, Legal Support Staff, Locum & Contract Lawyers, In-house Lawyers, Equity & Salaried