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Legal Officer - Childcare

  • Location

    East Midlands, England

  • Sector:

    Public Sector & Not-for-Profit

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  • Salary:

    £14 - £22 per hour

  • Consultant:

    Laura Smith

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months+

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An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Childcare Legal Officer to join a Local Authority in the East Midlands on a remote basis.

The successful Legal Officer will take on a mixed workload, including, but not limited to:

  • Care supervision orders
  • Co-working matters with solicitors
  • Corresponding with clients and social workers
  • Preparing court bundles and witness statements
  • Gathering evidence
  • Section 7 and 37 reports

The successful candidate will join a sizable and friendly legal team for an initial period of 3 months, but with the possibility of extension.

Previous experience within childcare law is required for this position.

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