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Court Usher

  • Location:

    Guildford, Surrey

  • Sector:

    Admin & Secretarial

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  • Salary:

    Up to £8.21 per hour + Increase to £9.14 after 12 weeks

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  • Published:

    12 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

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Job Description

We have an exciting temporary opportunity to work as a Court Usher for a government body based in Guildford.

This position is to start work immediately and will be on an ongoing basis.

The ideal candidate will have office based knowledge and the ability to take on multiple tasks and work well under pressure. You will be able to work both individually and as part of a team to ensure the smooth running of the courts. The ideal candidate will also understand the importance of confidentiality. Example of work performed will include but not limited to:

" The provision of paper for Adjudicator etc
" The filling of water bottles and ensure clean glasses are available
" Wash and tidy away glasses at the end of the court sitting
" Liaise with Adjudicator and Court Section
" Obtain names of all parties and complete front sheets with court results
" Swear in witnesses as appropriate
" Photocopy any documents required by the court
" Provide assistance in the post room or elsewhere in the office as and when required
" You will be responsible for: Assisting with the courts, ushering people in and out, liaising with the judiciary, operating the video surveillance.

Skills required:

" Basic IT skills
" Basic MS Office skills
" Basic data entry skills

***Please note that you will be required to process a DBS clearance through Brook Street prior to your cv being sent to the client or you commencing your assignment. This can take up to 4 weeks to process (dependant upon each application) and will incur a charge to you up front of £44***

Hourly pay: £8.21p/h paid weekly in arrears, increasing to £9.14p/h after 12 working weeks. Holiday hours are also accrued.

Hours: Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm with 60 minutes for lunch. Please note you will need to be flexible with hours depending on cases.

For more information or to apply, please forward your cv or contact Michelle on 01483 700500


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