Our client is based in Workington and looking for a part time Court Usher. The position will be 20 hours a week based over 4 days Monday - Friday. The successful candidate must be available to work between the hours of 0900 - 1700.
The Ushers at our court work in all Jurisdictions crime, family & civil. They service & prepare court rooms, attend to the Judiciary, with their files, & help maintain order in court. They help & support witnesses attending court giving evidence, making sure that the proper measures are put in place to facilitate this eg video link. They monitor attendance of parties keeping the Legal Advisor / Judiciary informed. They 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 and any other role commensurate with the grade.
The ushers at West Cumbria Court House cover duties in all jurisdictions so that we are as flexible as possible to meet the business needs whilst providing a high level of customer service to all court users.