The Directorate of Legal Services intends to appoint an Apprentice Solicitor in conjunction with the apprenticeship programme.  For the purpose of this recruitment the Apprenticeship programme shall mean the solicitor training programme run in Northern Ireland by the Institute of Professional Legal Studies at Queen’s University for September 2019 - August 2021.

Candidates must:

  1. be in receipt of a confirmed place on the Apprenticeship programme subject only to obtaining a Master *; and
  1. Be prepared to travel throughout Northern Ireland and hold a full current driving license (valid in UK) and have access to a car at the closing date or have access to a form of transport which will permit the applicant to carry out the duties of the post in full.

Candidates must apply by submitting a completed application form to be received by 12noon on the closing date of Friday 28th June 2019.

Candidates must attach to their application form a copy of their letter of offer.

*Subject to satisfactory completion of IPLS and Law Society of Northern Ireland checks and registration

The full Information for Candidates and Application Form can be downloaded below:

Apprentice Application Form 2019.doc

Information for Apprentice 2019.doc