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Senior Adults Lawyer

  • Location

    West London, London

  • Sector:

    Legal, Public Sector & Not-for-Profit

  • Job type:

    Locum

  • Salary:

    £35 - £40 per hour

  • Consultant:

    Rayhaneh Tehrani

  • Email:

    rayhaneh.tehrani@sellickpartnership.co.uk

  • Reference:

    914496_1565102521

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months +

  • Expiry date:

    2019-08-13

  • Start date:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

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Senior Adult Social Care Lawyer required to join a friendly and supportive local authority on a locum basis based in West London.

This post will involve assisting in the management and supervision of legal and administrative staff dealing with social care, education and welfare matters and to ensure the provision of a high quality, efficient, cost effective and customer focused service.

You will be expected to take lead responsibility in the team for legal work relating to the Council's adult social care, public health and education functions. This will occasionally include:

  • Judicial review claims
  • Access to records and Data Protection
  • Immigration issues
  • Complaints issues and procedures
  • Court of Protection matters

As a Senior Lawyer, previous experience of management and supervision of a team of Lawyers and support staff is essential.

The successful candidate will have expert knowledge and understanding of the law and procedure relating to social care functions with a particular emphasis on adult social care, public health and education, including mental health.

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 Rayhaneh Tehrani in our Manchester office for a confidential discussion.

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