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    CPS Legal Trainee Scheme

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    The CPS Legal Trainee Scheme (LTS) closed 23rd February 2017, offering more than 30 positions to candidates interested in becoming qualified barristers or solicitors through:

    • Pupillage - 1 year in duration
    • Periods of recognised training (PRT) - 2 years in duration

    As a legal trainee you would earn a starting salary of £23,276 per annum (more in London) and get a minimum of 25 days annual leave.

    On successful qualification you will be offered a permanent post as a Crown Prosecutor. You will gain the necessary skills and competence to apply for Senior Crown Prosecutor posts through regular recruitment procedures.

    Pupillage and training contracts will begin in November 2017. 

    Read about where the LTS can take you from previous legal trainees

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