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Childcare Lawyer

  • Location

    East Anglia, England

  • Sector:

    Legal, Public Sector & Not-for-Profit

  • Job type:

    Locum

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Consultant:

    Leah Edgar

  • Email:

    leah.edgar@sellickpartnership.co.uk

  • Reference:

    913377_1561533896

  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Duration:

    3 month+

  • Expiry date:

    2019-07-26

  • Start date:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

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Exceptional opportunity for a Childcare Lawyer to join a well supported, experienced team; where you will have the opportunity to progress your local authority experience and skills within Childcare Law.

The Childcare Solicitor will be responsible for carrying out your own caseload of care proceedings, as well as pre-proceeding matters. Main duties to include:

  • Handing a full caseload of childcare matters, providing advice on all aspects of public law children matters
  • Conducting own advocacy
  • Drafting documents, including statements and threshold agreements
  • Creating and maintaining court bundles

The successful candidate will ideally have Local Authority experience and will be joining the team on an initial 3 month basis, with an extension being highly likely. There is excellent transport links to the offices and we are happy to explore flexible working arrangements to suit the candidates needs.

I would advise that both part time and full time candidates apply for the role, as well as those who hold both Public Sector and Private Practise experience.

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 Leah Edgar in our Manchester office for a confidential discussion.

Sellick Partnership is a market-leading professional services recruitment specialist operating across the UK. Over the years we have built up an enviable relationship with employers and our expert team of consultant boast up-to-date market knowledge and a strong reputation making Sellick Partnership best placed to help you.

Please note our advertisements use years' experience and salary levels purely as a guide. We are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role.