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Childcare Lawyer

  • Location

    Lewisham, London

  • Sector:

    Legal, Public Sector & Not-for-Profit

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  • Salary:

    £28 - £35 per hour

  • Consultant:

    Rayhaneh Tehrani

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  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

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Childcare Lawyer required to join a local authority based in South London on a locum basis.

This is an exciting opportunity for a Childcare Lawyer to join a friendly Childcare department within a local authority. Due to the fast paced nature of the work, it is important to this team that the successful Childcare Lawyer demonstrates a positive, can-do attitude, and is able to work with dynamism and professionalism to get the job done in the clients' required timeframes.

The successful Lawyer will be required to hit the ground running and undertake a full childcare caseload of both public proceedings and pre proceeding matters. The client is happy to look at Newly Qualified Lawyers, and Childcare Lawyers from private practice.

Day to day matters may include;

  • ICO's
  • ISO's
  • EPO's
  • Care orders
  • Supervision orders

The workload will be varied, and will involve attending Legal Planning Meetings, PLO meetings and Advocates meetings.

The contract is for an initial period of 3 months however, this is likely to be extended into a rolling contract.

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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