Clinical Negligence Paralegal

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Medical Protection Society (MPS) is the world’s leading protection organisation for doctors, dentists and healthcare professionals. We protect and support the professional interests of more than 300,000 members around the world, in countries as diverse as the United Kingdom, South Africa and Hong Kong.
We strive to be much more than a last line of defence by being at our members’ side at every step, offering support, advice and world-class defence. Membership provides access to expert advice and support together with the right to request indemnity for complaints or claims arising from professional practice.
We continue to invested in our team to ensure that we are delivering the best possible service for members. This was recognised in 2016 when we were awarded an Investors in People Silver award.

Our in-house experts assist with the wide range of legal and ethical problems that arise from professional practice. These include clinical negligence claims, complaints, Medical and Dental Council inquiries, legal and ethical dilemmas, disciplinary proceedings, inquests and fatal accident inquiries.

We have a number of vacancies for Claims Assistant to join our team. These vacancies are offered on a 12 month fixed term basis.

The purpose of this role is to provide day to day professional support to the Claims Managers and Litigation Solicitors who manage a caseload of clinical negligence.

We have vacancies in a number of our teams, some teams require the claims assistant to handle a partial case load so previous clinical negligence or catastrophic injury experience is required.

Some roles will involve supporting on clinical negligence matters valued in excess of £750,000, carrying out liability and quantum investigations to resolve claims (through repudiation or settlement) as early and efficiently as possible. For this, high value or complex claims experience would be advantageous.

Ideally we are looking for candidates with experience of working in a legal or claims environment, clinical negligence, high value personal/catastrophic injury experience would be an advantage. You must also have strong interpersonal skills demonstrated in a high performance environment, excellent analytical ability, a good eye for detail and the ability to remain calm and professional in the face of challenge.

We offer a very attractive working environment in central Leeds, an exceptional benefits package, including a 12% pension scheme, 25 days paid holiday (in addition to public holidays), private medical insurance and health care cash plan
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