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Part Time Court Usher York

York, Yorkshire
Job Type
2 Sep 2022

The Ministry of Justice - Court Usher

  • Location: House, 55 Piccadilly, York YO1 9WL
  • Salary: £10.32
  • Part time days: 4 days a week - Monday, Wednesday & Friday (then you can select if you would rather work Tuesday or Thursday)
  • Hours: 9-5
  • Long term, on-going temporary

Role Overview:

We are currently recruiting for Court Ushers to join York County Court. This is a very interesting and varied role.

Responsibilities will include, but not limited to;

  • Assist in the running of courts
  • Collect jury panel & escort them
  • General Admin, including; Photocopying, Franking of Mail
  • Check any special requirements are needed for court attendees, if so, escalating it
  • Ensuring all papers, pens are made available to judges

What we are looking for:

  • Basic IT skills in Microsoft Windows (training will be given)
  • Strong recent admin/customer service experience essential
  • Recent Law Graduates with strong customer service skills
  • Be polite and helpful to all customers both external and internal
  • Remain calm, polite and tactful when dealing with difficult people
  • Vigilence and professional personality
  • Pass on important information to all concerned promptly and clearly, with tact and honesty
  • Be approachable, non-judgmental and honest and respects confidences in dealing with others.
  • Treat all colleagues fairly and be sensitive to their needs as individuals

You will be comfortable in dealing sensitively and professionally with people from all walks of life; many of whom may be vulnerable and under stress. Advice and support are readily available and there is little discretion to depart from standard procedures, which may require you to take a firm stance when those procedures are not understood or welcomed by a court user.

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  • Job Reference: 702365255-2
  • Date Posted: 2 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Brook Street
    Brook Street
  • Location: York, Yorkshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Legal
  • Job Type: Permanent