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Court Usher

  • Location:

    Darlington, County Durham

  • Sector:

    Admin & Secretarial

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  • Salary:

    Up to £8.91 per hour

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  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Duration:

    5 Months +

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Job Description

Are you confident and able to talk to anyone? Do you have a passion for excellent customer service?

If you're good with people, professional and like to be in the thick of the action, you may like the idea of a temporary role with a local Court.

Brook Street is currently recruiting a Court Usher who will be based in central Darlington. This is a fantastic opportunity to join an established local Government Department. If you enjoy working as part of a busy team and providing first-class assistance and advice to customers, then we want you to apply for this role.

To succeed in the role, you will have the following skills and attributes:

- Customer Service as your number 1 priority
- Remains calm and polite when dealing with people
- Able to pass on important information to all relevant stakeholders promptly and clearly, with tact and honesty
- Is approachable, non-judgmental, honest and respects confidences in dealing with others
- Proficient in systems as well as prepared to learn new in-house systems
- Confident and Enthusiastic in all that you do

The role is as a Court Usher, supporting the business dealing with both internal and external customers. Duties will include, but not be restricted to:

- Welcoming and giving direction to all visitors to the Court that are using the Court Rooms or Hearing Rooms that you are covering that day
- Liaise with Judges and Legal Teams as required
- Provide General Administration support during cases
- Swear in Witnesses
- Update records on the in-house computer system
- Data Entry
- Ad Hoc duties as and when required by the client

This assignment could be for up to 5 months initially, depending on start date, but has the opportunity to be extended beyond that initial period. The job is based on a 37 hour week, working Monday to Friday. Location is ideal for public transport. This client offers a Pay Rate of £8.91 per. hour.

If this job is for you, please apply. Looking forward to speaking with you!


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