Maurice Blackburn Lawyers
This placement is for a one week block in the second half of 2017. Students have the opportunity to work in the business services and administration areas of Australia's leading social justice Law Firm. Maurice Blackburn Lawyers in Traralgon assist clients injured in motor vehicle accidents or their workplace and superannuation claims. There are 16 people in the Office dedicated to assisting clients and helping solve their legal problems.
Skills You Might Learn
Students will gain experience working in a busy Office environment. Upon commencement of the placement students will: - Have a developed knowledge of the legal industry and how a business works - Developed administrative skills - Team work skills - Communication skills
Typical Tasks & Duties
- Work within a Team environment to deliver a service to clients
- Send and receive emails
- Prepare documents for Barristers and Court
- Attend internal meetings
-Answer phones and make appointments
-Assist in banking and handling mail
-Prepare letters to send to third parties
Students should have an interest in business services and administration. They should have an enthusiastic attitude and willingness to learn. Students will need good literacy and IT skills. Students will need to conform to workplace rules and instructions and maintain confidentiality at all times.
Students must dress appropriately for an Office Environment.
Special Transport Requirements
There is a nearby Train Station and Bus stops.
RELATED COURSES INCLUDE
- BSB20112 - Certificate II in Business
- VCE20116 - Industry & Enterprise