McDougall McQueen – Modern Apprenticeship (Vacancy Filled)



Job Title:          Modern Apprentice Office Junior

Type:                Modern Apprenticeship

Contract:          Training Contract

Salary:             National Minimum Wage

Hours:              Full Time (35 hours)

Employer:        McDougall McQueen Solicitors, Penicuik

Work Environment:

Working in a branch office of a well-established Law Firm.

What might a day in this job look like?

Some duties that will be carried out;

  • Screen incoming calls
  • Management of post and email
  • Greet clients
  • Book couriers and travel requirements
  • Filing
  • Photocopying
  • Some secretarial duties.

What will I Learn?

Skills that will be gained;

  • Communication
  • Teamwork
  • Filing / paper management.
  • Technology skills
  • Time Management

What Qualifications / Qualities are required?

  • Knowledge of administration duties
  • Good IT skills, good knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Good communication and organisation skills

This position would be suited to someone who is keen to develop their skills and progress within an office environment. We are looking for our Office Junior to be positive, friendly and approachable.

Please send your CV to

Closing Date:

When filled.