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Locum Childcare Lawyer Remote Working

  • Location

    East Midlands, England

  • Sector:

    Public Sector & Not-for-Profit

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  • Salary:

    £40 - £42 per hour

  • Consultant:

    Chelsey Newsom

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months

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Childcare Lawyer required to join a local authority for the period of lockdown due to a busy period within their childcare team.

They are currently looking at onboarding permanent members of staff after lockdown so this is purely to cover the length of lockdownn and potentially a few weeks after. The role will be based all remotely.

Due to the role being based all remotely, the client is seeking an experienced childcare lawyer preferably with local government experience who can pick up an existing caseload and take on new matters whilst they arrive. You will be expected to cover some of your own interim hearings by phone or skype but they also have childcare advocates on board to pick advocacy up for the team.

You will have one on one support from a childcare paralegal who is also working remotely to assist with preparing and drafting of documents alongside PLO matters.

If you are available on short notice or immediately available, please get in touch ASAP.

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 Chelsey Newsom in our Manchester office for a confidential discussion.

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