The following Employment guidance note provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:
[Subject to contract]
Dear [insert name of trainee solicitor]
Following [your interview on [insert date],] I am pleased to confirm the Firm's offer of employment as a trainee solicitor, subject to the conditions set out below.
[If accepted, this offer will be formalised in OR I attach][our standard recognised training contract] (the ‘Training Contract’), the terms of which will prevail if they conflict with the details given below.
The principal terms of our offer are:
to provide recognised training for you in accordance with the SRA Standards and Regulations (the ‘Standards and Regulations’)[ and the SRA Authorised Training Provider information pack 2019].
your recognised training[ and your employment with the Firm] will begin on [insert date] (the ‘Commencement Date’) and, subject to the terms of the Training Contract, will be for a fixed term of [two] years continuing until [insert date][, when it will end without any requirement for notice or compensation]. Your period of continuous employment with the Firm [will begin on the Commencement Date OR began on [insert date], the date on which your previous employment by
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