The Paralegal, Licensing and Accreditation is responsible for implementing the delivery of various entry-level competence programs and candidate supports. Key among these programs are tutoring for lawyer and paralegal candidates in the licensing process and responding to inquiries for profile review assistance for paralegal candidates who have failed a licensing examination. Other aspects of the role include supporting the Entry-Level Competence team in the accreditation and audit of paralegal education programs, competency review processes, item writing, and implementation of new programs and initiatives. The role may also require the provision of support to Entry-Level Competence team counsel in respect of moderately complex matters affecting licensing and accreditation, experiential training programs, licensing processes, and other professional work that may impact the Licensing and Accreditation department.
Basic project management skills including experience working in cross-functional teams.
Solid understanding of the Law Society’s mandate, services, legislation, and policies.
Familiarity with trends and developments in candidate success programming.
Clear and accurate in both spoken and written language for individual and/or group situations.
Ability to reason through moderately complex spoken and written information.
Excellent English language skills.
*By submitting your application for employment, you agree to a clearance check of your regulatory history with the Law Society, and to the use of this information in assessing suitability for employment at the Law Society.
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