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Employment and Education Lawyer

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Legal, Public Sector & Not-for-Profit

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  • Salary:

    £30 - £40 per hour

  • Consultant:

    Rayhaneh Tehrani

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  • Reference:


  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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  • Start date:


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Education and Employment Lawyer required to join a local authority based in London.

The successful candidate will be undertaking an extensive caseload of complex legal work as a senior member of the team. This may include:

  • Appearing on behalf of the Council at the Magistrates' Court, County Court, Tribunals and Inquiries as required
  • Dealing with employment matters such as TUPE, discrimination, unfair dismissal, etc
  • Handling some Education files such as SEN matters
  • Providing legal supervision to fee earners in the Team as appropriate
  • Deputising for the Assistant Head of Legal Services when required

The ideal candidate will have local government employment experience but candidates with a private sector background will also be considered.

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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