SRA Competencies self—assessment template—Junior lawyers
SRA Competencies self—assessment template—Junior lawyers

The following In-house Advisor precedent provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:

  • SRA Competencies self—assessment template—Junior lawyers

This Precedent can be used to help solicitors record their self-assessment under the SRA Competency Regime. This Precedent is based on the level one competencies of the Competency framework for trainees, legal assistants and paralegals. It also includes the behavioural characteristics that lawyers at all levels are expected to display.

This self-assessment can be based on your opinion. You can also use the opinions of your internal clients and team members to inform your self-assessment where appropriate.

For more information on how to self-assess, see Practice Note: How to demonstrate compliance with the SRA Competency Regime—Self-assessment and identifying learning needs.

Behaviours applicable to all staffLevel 1: Trainee, Assistant, ParalegalStrengthsAreas for improvement
Section A: Ethics, professionalism and judgement
A1 Act honestly and with integrityBehave openly, honestly and ethically with colleagues and customersUnderstand and comply with the SRA rules of professional conduct
Accept and welcome diversity in the workplaceRespect diversity within the team and treat all team members equally
A2 Maintain the level of competence and legal knowledge needed to practise effectively & A3 work within the limits of that competenceT

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