Brook Street

Court Usher

Brook Street
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England
£7.50 per hour
12 Sep 2017
10 Oct 2017
Peterborough Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time

Our Public Sector client is seeking a Court Usher to join their team on a temporary, full basis.

Duties may include, but will not be restricted to;

" Preparing the courtroom
" Meeting and greeting court users and visitors
" Keeping people informed of changes to hearing times
" Checking that witnesses, defendants and lawyers are present
" Calling defendant and witnesses into court
" Directing the taking of oaths
" Labelling evidence and passing it to the judge and jury
" Passing messages between lawyers and legal advisers
" Keeping order in the public areas
" Inputting data to the computer system, filing and photocopying
" Escorting the jury to and from the courtroom
" Being on duty outside the jury room
" Taking messages between the jury and the judge
" Organising hotel accommodation if jurors need to stay overnight

Ideal candidates will be flexible and happy to work as part of a team. You will also be efficient and professional in the working environment.

Good customer service and communication skills are essential with a good knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook.

The rate of pay is £7.50 an hour rising to £7.76 after a period of 12 weeks. Holiday entitlement and pension scheme available

Apply online today or contact our Public Sector team on 01733 310855.