County Court Bailiff

Band E

Location: [1] to be based at Canterbury County Court [2] to be based at Dartford County Court.

Salary Range: £19,449 - £23,560

Please note the successful candidates will require a Driving Licence with access to a private car.

Bailiffs are responsible for the enforcement of civil and possession judgements and for the service of various legal documents, such as divorce petitions and to track and arrest individuals on committal warrants, which includes the need to attend court and transport prisoners to and from prison. Bailiffs are required to travel to homes and businesses across the local and surrounding area, assess personal goods to secure payment for outstanding warrants and obtain possession of properties, where a Judge has ordered this, as well as dealing with other administrative duties.