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Adults Social Care Lawyer Part Time

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Legal, Public Sector & Not-for-Profit

  • Job type:

    Locum

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Consultant:

    Leah Edgar

  • Email:

    leah.edgar@sellickpartnership.co.uk

  • Reference:

    918140_1614861812

  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Duration:

    3 month+

  • Expiry date:

    2021-03-03

  • Start date:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

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Are you an Adults Social Care Lawyer who has the capacity to pick up part-time work, on a remote basis for a busy London Borough?

As an Adults Social Care Lawyer, you will be responsible for:

  • Providing advice on and the conduct of cases involving adult social services issues including general advice to the client department in respect of their obligations under the Care Act 2014
  • Dealing with matters arising under the Mental Capacity Act 2005 and managing Adults Social Care cases including:
    - Deprivation of liberty safeguards and Court of Protection cases
    - Displacement of nearest relative
    - Ordinary residence
    - Responding to letters before claim
    - Coroners Inquests

Although Local Authority experience is desirbale, my client is happy to consider those who are more junior or from a Private Practise background.

My client is seeking a hard working and highly motivated legal professional, to join the team over an initial 3 month contract, with the liklihood of extension therefore.

This is an exciting time to join the well-resourced and Lexcel accredited legal team, so if you are knowledgable withing this field then please do get in touch!

We encourage interested applicants to apply immediately to be considered for shortlisting. Alternatively should you require further information or wish to discuss your suitability before applying please contact Leah Edgar in our Manchester office for a confidential discussion.

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