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Part Time Adults Solicitor

  • Location

    South East England, England

  • Sector:

    Legal, Public Sector & Not-for-Profit

  • Job type:

    Locum

  • Salary:

    Up to £52 per hour

  • Consultant:

    Amy Swain

  • Email:

    amy.swain@sellickpartnership.co.uk

  • Reference:

    921369_1625657289

  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-08-06

  • Start date:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

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Adults Social Care Solicitor

£ Competitive

Locum- 3 Months+

Part Time

Remote

An opportunity has arisen for an Adults Solicitor to join a big, welcoming local authority for an initial 3 months on a remote basis. This is a perfect role for someone looking to pick up 3 days a week alongside a current role.

As an ASC Solicitor you will be joining the Community Care team carrying a varied caseload of Adult Social Care matters, such as Court of Protection and Deprivation of Liberty safeguards. Duties will also include:

Key responsibilities:

  • Making/ responding to Court of Protection applications, covering welfare cases, financial cases and Section 21A
  • Representing clients
  • Advising on assessments under the Care Act
  • Advising on Ordinary Residence
  • Representing clients

Required skills and experience:

  • Qualified solicitor with proven experience in ASC Law within a Local Authority
  • A thorough understanding/ experience of Deprivation of Liberty safeguards/ Section 21As

Benefits of the role:

  • Remote working
  • Flexibility around conducting advocacy
  • Competitive hourly rate
  • Be part of a genuinely welcoming team

If you believe you have the necessary skills and experience for this role, please apply now, or contact Amy Swain at Sellick Partnership on 0161 513 0886, or via email on amy.swain@sellickpartnership.co.uk.

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