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Childcare Lawyer / Advocate

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Legal, Public Sector & Not-for-Profit

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £34 - £45 per hour

  • Consultant:

    Chloe Cameron

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:


Are you a Childcare Lawyer or Advocate with significant court experience?

We have a new requirement for a Childcare Lawyer to join a popular East London Borough council on a locum basis. There is potential for this to be a Senior level role, depending on experience.

The assignment will begin on a 3 month contract with a view for rolling extension and will be conducted remotely.

My client is seeking an experienced Childcare Lawyer to come on board to handle the following:

  • 8-10 care cases
  • Some PLO files
  • Conduct advocacy on behalf of the Council
    • Interim review hearings
    • Directions hearings
    • Case management hearings

We are happy to consider candidates from both Public Sector and Private Practice backgrounds, as long as you can demonstrate the required skills listed above.

The successful Childcare Lawyer will enjoy:

  • A varied caseload
  • Competitive hourly rate
  • Remote working

This is a great opportunity to bring your skills to a really friendly and supportive team. The team have a great reputation for being organised and keeping caseloads to a manageable level. A hard-working and enthusiastic Childcare Lawyer would really succeed in this team!

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 Chloë Cameron in our Manchester office for a confidential discussion.

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