Brook Street

Court Usher - Band F

Brook Street
Bristol, England
Up to £7.83 per hour
04 Sep 2018
24 Sep 2018
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time

Brook street recruit on behalf of the government, we currently have a Full Time role at the Bristol Crown Courts for a Court usher, this is a interesting fun role with easy accessibility.

This is a role is to be an essential first point of contact for all the court users involved in hearings as an Usher. There will be regular contact with the judiciary, assisting the administrative staff with the smooth flow of court work. You will meet members of the public and their legal representatives; prepare court /hearing rooms, and complete documentation, as well as ensuring the court runs smoothly and efficiently.

Although many of the tasks are straightforward, regulated by well-established guidelines and/or detailed instructions, you will need to be prepared to react quickly and professionally to situations, some of which may be unexpected. You will be comfortable in dealing sensitively and professionally with people from all walks of life; many of whom may be vulnerable and under stress. Advice and support is readily available and there is little discretion to depart from standard procedures, which may well require you to take a firm stance when those procedures are not understood or welcomed by a court user. You will work within a team with regular management support.
This role is an temporary contact until December, with an hourly rate of £7 rising to £8 after 12 weeks, if you are interested in this position, please send your CV .