37 hours per week
Temporary position until September 2021 with possible extension
The role of a Court Usher will be to ensure the smooth running of the court house, as well as providing support and guidance to help visitors navigate and move around the court house safely.
Service & prepare court rooms
Attend to the Judiciary, with their files
Help maintain order in court
Help & support witnesses attending court giving evidence, making sure that the proper measures are put in place to facilitate this e.g. video link.
Monitor attendance of parties keeping the Legal Advisor / Judiciary informed.
Administer the correct oath, distribute exhibits (whilst keeping an accurate log).
Set up recording equipment in civil & family proceedings.
Other duties are Post, filing, photocopying, stationery, Library duties
The successful candidate will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check.