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Housing Lawyer

New requirement for a Housing Lawyer to join a large London council on a locum basis.

This locum assignment will begin on a 3 month contract with the view to extend on a rolling basis. You will be working predominantly remotely but may be expected to attend the office/court occasionally.

Due to the urgent nature of this role, we can only consider applicants who are available immediately or on very short notice.

Our client is seeking a Housing Lawyer who can hit the ground running in their busy and dynamic team. The successful Housing Lawyer will be personable, confident and proactive.

Duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Disrepair claims
  • Possession claims (ASB, rent arrears, unlawful occupation)
  • Homelessness
  • Closure Orders
  • Injunctions
  • Advocacy on behalf of the council

We are keen to hear from qualified Housing Lawyers from both public sector and private practice backgrounds, of all levels of 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 Chloë Cameron in our Manchester office for a confidential discussion.

Sellick Partnership is a market-leading professional services recruitment specialist operating across the UK. We are proud to be an equal opportunities employer and encourage applications from candidates of all backgrounds and circumstances, including minorities and those with disabilities. 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. If you do not hear from us within 48 hours please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. For information on how your personal details may be used by Sellick Partnership, please review our data processing notice which can be found in the footer on our website.

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