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    Find out how one of our former Legal Trainees is getting on:

    Salma Yousef

    "The highs of my role for are the advocacy; the opportunity to undertake a range of trials working with a large degree of autonomy, and of course securing a favourable outcome."

    Find out more on how Salma has progressed since starting as a CPS Legal Trainee in 2009.

    CPS Legal Trainee Scheme 

    Lucie Cummins

    The CPS recently announced the launching of its Legal Trainee Scheme (LTS) 2015, offering pupillages or training contracts for those seeking to complete their legal training and qualify as fully practicing lawyers.

    The recruitment process will open on 4 March 2015 to those prospective candidates who have already completed their vocational training or are due to complete it in the 2014/15 academic year, enabling them to commence pupillage or a training contract in November 2015. The process closes for applications at midnight on 18 March 2015.

    Full details can be found in the candidate guidance pack. In order to fully ascertain what is expected, we strongly advise all candidates to read the guidance before entering the recruitment process and completing the online application form.

    For an insight into what the CPS LTS can lead to, please read the profile from one of our former Legal Trainees, Senior Crown Prosecutor Salma Yousef.

    For an insight into the LTS, please read the profile of Legal Trainee Matthew Treece.