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Court Usher - Newport South Wales

  • Location:

    Newport, Wales

  • Sector:

    Public Sector

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  • Salary:

    £6.45 - £8.72 per hour + National Minimum Wage Applies for this Role

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

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Job Description

Are you looking for work in the Newport Area? Are you a People Person? Than this may be the role for you:

I am currently recruiting for a Court Usher to work in the Newport Court Services

Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm


The role involves:
Managing the footfall in the building; directing people around the building and ensuring they are complying with social distancing rules.
Collecting and delivering files and bundles to the judiciary and clerks ensuring they have the necessary papers
Operating recording equipment and maintaining records of recordings of hearings
Straightforward drafting such as acknowledgements and receipting, confirmations, court orders, warrants etc.
Opening, sorting, distributing and dispatching post as required
Ensuring Court rooms are supplied against requirements for relevant forms and stationary
Providing information related to proceedings, escorting court users into and from the building, swearing oaths etc.
Calling people into court / hearing rooms in priority order, discussing with Court Clerks and Legal Advisers and liaising with the Witness Service as necessary
Answering face to face enquiries
Keeping parties informed of changes eg, of courtrooms and hearing times
Answering standard enquiries and passing messages to others.

Requirements/Qualifications needed:
2 GCSE's at Grade C or above, or equivalent qualifications OR have experience of working with the public in a busy public service environment.
Ability to use a computer at the level required for the work.

An ENHANCED DBS is needed for this role - This will cost you £40 but this will reimbursed after you complete 8 weeks in assignment

INTERESTED?? Click the apply button

**Due to the high level of applications that we will receive, we will not be able to reply to each individual application, we will contact the successful candidates by Phone**


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