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Childcare Lawyer

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Legal, Public Sector & Not-for-Profit

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  • Salary:

    £30 - £35 per hour

  • Consultant:

    Rayhaneh Tehrani

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

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We are currently recruiting for a Childcare Lawyer to join a great local authority based in South London for an initial 3 month placement.

As a Childcare Lawyer, you will be responsible for providing high quality legal advice on childcare matters, which may include;

  • Provide legal advice and support to clients and witnesses
  • Attend courts and tribunals undertaking advocacy when required
  • Supervision of other members of team when required
  • Conduct proceedings relating to the care and protection of children

The ideal candidate will demonstrate experience of conducting their own workload. It is also desirable to have an extensive range of knowledge of local government law, preferably with previous experience in working within a local authority.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a large, supportive team while earning a competitive salary.

The offices are well located, being close to motorway and public transport links and only a short walk away from shops and restaurants.

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

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