Opportunities at Matrix

Opportunities


Matrix strives to be an equal opportunities employer and is committed to diversity amongst its staff and its members. We therefore encourage and welcome applications from women, people of minority ethnic origin and people with disabilities, as well as candidates from other groups which are under represented in the legal sector. We will make reasonable adjustments to enable disabled candidates to demonstrate their suitability for the job. Matrix is also a member of the Stonewall's Diversity Champions Programme, Britain's best practice forum on sexual orientation.


Matrix is an accredited London Living Wage Employer. This means that every member of staff employed by Matrix earns not just the minimum wage but the London Living Wage or more. You can find out more about this scheme here. We are proud to be one of the first barristers' chambers to sign up to this scheme. 
 
Matrix is also the first barristers' chambers to be awarded Investors in People at Gold level, highlighting our commitment to embedding excellence, recognising achievement, and valuing our people.
 
In addition, Matrix has signed up to the Public Health Responsibility Deal, committing to particular pledges in order to influence and contribute to the health and wellbeing of its staff.
 

Recruitment

We are currently recruiting for:
 
Barrister Recruitment 

 
•  Commercial Practitioner
 
Staff Recruitment
 
•  Emergency Office Cover Assistant

•  Receptionist





Find out more.Commercial Practitioner Application PackEmergency Cover Assistant Application PackReception - Job DescriptionReception - Application Form
Research PanelThe research panel supplements the in-house research support provided by our Legal Information Team. New members of the panel are recruited through an open advertisement process. All enquiries about the research panel should be directed to the Legal Information and Research Team 
(lia@matrixlaw.co.uk).
Find out more.
Student Open DayWe hold a student Open Day in April every year for students planning to apply for traineeship that year. Open Day Booking Form
Traineeships

The application stage for Traineeship 2016 is now closed. We are currently considering applications and aim to let everyone know the outcome of their application by the first week of June.
 
First Round Interviews will be taking place on the 23rd and 24th June. Second round interviews will be taking place on Saturday, 4th July. These dates are fixed due to availability of the interviewers.

Traineeship Brochure
Work ExperienceWe have run a successful programme of work experience placements since spring 2001. We aim to give students a taste of work in a modern legal practice and busy office environment. Visit the Matrix Work Experience Blog for more information.
 
Our placements are full until the end of 2015. As a result, we are not accepting work experience applications for the moment. Please keep checking this page for further updates. Apologies for any inconvenience this may cause.
  
PLEASE NOTE:
  • Our work experience programme is only open to students currently undertaking GCSE's and A levels or the equivalent.
  • We do not offer work experience during the months of August and September due to court vacations. Please do not apply for these dates.