Apprentice Solicitor

Title of position:  Apprentice Solicitor

Apprentice Solicitor Training Scheme, Directorate of Legal Services, Business Services Organisation, Health and Social Care NI

Entry Requirements

We are looking for exceptional graduates who aspire to become a Solicitor in a fast paced and challenging environment with a drive to deliver an excellent and high quality service to Health and Social Care NI in line with the HSC values.

To be eligible to apply for this scheme candidates must (by the closing date for applications):

1) be in receipt of a conditional offer of a place on the IPLS Apprenticeship Solicitor programme subject only to obtaining a Master *; and

2) Be prepared to travel throughout Northern Ireland and hold a current full driving licence which is valid for use in the UK and have access to a car on appointment. (This criterion will be waived in the case of applicants whose disability prohibits driving but who have access to a form of transport approved by the Organisation which will permit them to carry out the duties of the post)

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

Any applications submitted without the letter of conditional offer will not be considered.

*Subject to satisfactory completion of Institute of Professional Legal Studies and Law Society of Northern Ireland checks and registration

Start date:

1st September 2023


See Apprentice and Post Apprentice Solicitors Handbook for details of salary and terms and conditions

How to apply:

Applicants can access further details and the application form via the following links:- 

Apprentice Application Form 2023-25.doc

Apprentice Solicitor Handbook 2023-2025.docx

Closing date for applications:

Wednesday 14th June at 18.00 (It is anticipated that interviews will be held 4th/5th July 2023.)