Tribunal Assistant- Fixed Term Contract


Full Time 35 hours per week, Fixed Term Contract (23 months)  

Job Reference Number: LC771

Starting salary: £24,279 per annum

London Tribunals is one of the busiest tribunals in the country, providing an independent appeals service to around 60,000 people each year.

As a Tribunal Assistant, you will be responsible for providing paralegal and administrative support to the Road User Charging Adjudicators, who consider appeals against penalty charge notices issued by Transport for London.

From the hearing centre located in the heart of London’s legal district at Chancery Exchange, Holborn, you will work as part of a small team providing a fast, efficient and quality service to the independent adjudicators, the public and Transport for London.

You will carry out case work on the direction of the adjudicators and the Senior Tribunal Assistant, dealing with correspondence, enquiries and ancillary applications to the tribunal.  You will work closely with adjudicators and your colleagues to prepare rotas and financial records as well assisting the London Tribunals’ Management Team in the preparation and analysis of statistics and reports.

We are looking for someone who ideally has:

  • excellent written and oral communication skills;
  • knowledge or experience of working within legal or statutory procedures;
  • excellent organisational and relationship skills;
  • experience in using Windows–based software applications (including Microsoft Word, Outlook and Excel);
  • a commitment to equal opportunites;and
  • experience or knowledge of  delivering public-facing services in a similar legal/judicial environment.

London Councils is a membership organisation of the 32 London boroughs and the City of London. It manages a number of transport services on behalf of its members. These include Freedom Pass; Taxicard; Parking and Lorry Control

The Closing date for applications is Monday 25 January 2021 at 12 Noon.

Interview dates are yet to be confirmed

To apply online please visit

Alternatively, please contact 020 7332 3978 (24-hour Answer phone) quoting reference number LC771 if you experience any problems. A minicom service for the hearing impaired available on 020 7332 3732.

London Councils is committed to equality of opportunities. As users of the disability symbol, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the post.