Apprenticeship Progression Routes

At Forbes our employees are our most important asset. The success, continued development and growth of the firm can be attributed to our employees.

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For those individuals who are looking to gain employment within a legal environment and then continue to progress through the firm, there are several routes that can be taken.

All Business Administration Apprentices will begin their working career with Forbes as an Office Assistant and may then look to progress in the following ways:

Support Staff

Office Assistant → Trainee Secretary → Secretary → Office Manager

Practice Support

Office Assistant → Trainee Trainer → Trainer

Office Assistant → HR Assistant → HR Advisor → HR Officer

Office Assistant → IT Support Engineer


Office Assistant → Trainee Paralegal → Paralegal → FILEX/Trainee Solicitor

Needless to say, these are long term goals and can take time to achieve however they are possible with a lot of hard work and determination on your part.