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Housing Lawyer

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Legal, Public Sector & Not-for-Profit

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £25 - £35 per hour

  • Consultant:

    Rayhaneh Tehrani

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  • Reference:


  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:


Are you a Housing Lawyer looking for a new opportunity within a local authority?

Sellick Partnership are assisting a popular South London Borough Council to find a Housing Lawyer to join their team. This opportunity is a 3-6 month locum contract, expected to continue onto a rolling contract.

Given the current climate, if required, the Housing Lawyer will be able to work remotely up to 4 days a week, with just 1 day in the office.

The successful Housing Lawyer will be handing a varied caseload, encompassing matters such as:

  • Disrepair cases
  • Possession proceedings
  • Housing debt recovery
  • ASB
  • Homelessness

The Housing Lawyer will also provide advice and support to the council, its' members, and the client department.

Our client has advised that they´re looking for someone who has experience of conducting advocacy, as the role will frequently involve the conduct of advocacy in the County Court. They have further advised that local authority experience is a bonus but not a must, as they will consider those from other backgrounds who have transferable skills.

The offices are located right by public transport links and parking places, while there are also a range of shops, cafes and restaurants conveniently located.

We encourage interested applicants to apply immediately to be considered for shortlisting. 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.

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 consultants boast up-to-date market knowledge and a strong reputation making Sellick Partnership best placed to help you.

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