Current Vacancies

If you wish to be considered for these roles or if you wish to apply speculatively, please submit your current CV with a covering letter to Joanne Forbes, Whitehead Monckton, 5 Eclipse Park, Sittingbourne Road, Maidstone, Kent ME14 3EN or

Legal Secretary – Residential and Commercial Property (Maternity Leave Cover)

Whitehead Monckton, a well-established legal practice in Kent is looking for an experienced secretary to join its Canterbury team. This is a part time role working 4 days per week / 28 hours. We anticipate the temporary maternity cover will commence in June and be for a period of 9 to 12 months.


To be considered for the role we would expect any applicant to have a sound, up to date understanding of the residential and commercial property conveyancing process.


This is an extremely busy office so the ability to successfully support fee earners in their daily work is essential. Whoever joins the team will be excellent at prioritising and organising work, be adaptable to meet the needs of the team and also work within strict timeframes to ensure an outstanding service is delivered to the client.


The team use a case management system as part of their daily work so it is vital that everyone has great IT skills. Previous case management experience is desirable but not essential as we provide comprehensive training to everyone who joins the practice.


In return the practice will be happy to reward the successful candidate with an excellent salary and benefits package, along with good training and the opportunity to work as part of a successful team.

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