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Senior Adults and Childcare Lawyer

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Legal, Public Sector & Not-for-Profit

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £40 - £46 per hour

  • Consultant:

    Emilia Casaus

  • Email:


  • Reference:


  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    3 months +

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:


Are you a Senior Adults and Childcare Lawyer looking for your next challenge?

A popular London Borough Council is seeking a locum Senior Lawyer to come on board to manage the Adult Social Care team and handle a mixed caseload of adult social care and childcare cases.

The assignment will begin on an initial 3 months contract with the view to extend on a rolling basis. The work will be conducted remotely for the foreseeable future and equipment will be provided for home working.

Our client is seeking a hard-working Senior Lawyer with prior experience of managing a team and handling complex cases within a Local Authority.

Your duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Management of the Adult Social Care team
  • Mixed caseload of:
    • Court of Protection
    • Deprivation of Liberty
    • Care proceedings
    • Complex childcare matters

The successful Senior Adults and Childcare Lawyer will enjoy a varied and interesting caseload, competitive hourly rate and flexible working patterns.

This is an unmissable opportunity to lead a friendly and welcoming team in a dynamic London Borough Council.

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 Emilia Casaus in our Manchester office for a confidential discussion.

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