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Mental Health Lawyer

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Legal, Public Sector & Not-for-Profit

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £25 - £45 per hour

  • Consultant:

    Chloe Cameron

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:


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Calling all Mental Health Lawyers - we need you!

Our Public Sector clients are experiencing an increase in legal work relating to Adult Social Care, Mental Health, Mental Capacity and Court of Protection. Therefore, the demand is very high for legal professionals with experience in these areas.

With the demand for these skills being so high, local authorities are very interested in applicants from Private Practice backgrounds looking to make the move into in-house roles in the Public Sector.

We are looking for Lawyers and Paralegals with any of the following skills and experience:

  • Mental Health Act
  • Mental Health Tribunals
  • Hospital Managers Hearings
  • Incapacity issues
  • Deprivation of Liberty
  • NHS continuing care
  • Care Fees planning
  • Discharge obligations
  • Secure Hospitals
  • Court of Protection
  • Care Act

Sellick Partnership are recruiting to an array of locum, fixed-term and permanent positions within well-respected and dynamic organisations. We are certainly best-placed to assist you with securing your next career move and a new, exciting challenge.

We are experts at placing legal professionals in their ideal public sector jobs, securing the best roles, pay, flexibility and overall work arrangements on the market.

We encourage interested applicants to apply immediately to be considered for our range of fantastic work opportunities. 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.