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Senior Housing Lawyer

  • £50 - £65 per hour
  • London
  • Locum
  • Legal, Local Government & Public Sector

Senior Housing Lawyer

London Local Authority

Locum contract 3 months+

Hybrid working

Sellick Partnership is excited to be assisting a large London local authority to recruit a Senior Housing Lawyer to join their impressively hard-working legal team.

The position offers great opportunities and would be an excellent role for a qualified lawyer who is looking to apply their skills and knowledge in housing law within a highly regarded London council team. We are looking for a locum Senior Housing Lawyer who will also willingly support and attentively oversee the work of the junior legal staff in their team. Prior experience working for a local authority is also highly favorable.


  • Homelessness and allocation policy matters
  • All grounds for possession proceeding orders
  • Unauthorised possession proceeding orders
  • Injunctions

Selling points:

  • Working within a highly reputable council amongst ambitious individuals
  • Flexible working
  • Competitive rate of pay
  • Great existing rapport and relationships with clients

The position is hybrid with preferred office attendance three days per week however our client could be flexible for the right candidate. Full-time working hours will be required.

The local authority is keen to fill this locum Senior Housing Lawyer position as soon as possible, so applicants should either be able to begin the role with immediate effect or within a few weeks' notice.

If you require any further information or wish to discuss your suitability for the role, please don't hesitate to get in touch before applying and contact Maxine Beitler in our Manchester office for a confidential conversation.

Sellick Partnership is proud to be an inclusive and accessible recruitment business and we support applications from candidates of all backgrounds and circumstances. Please note, our advertisements use years' experience, hourly rates, and salary levels purely as a guide and we assess applications based on the experience and skills evidenced on the CV. For information on how your personal details may be used by Sellick Partnership, please review our data processing notice on our website.

Maxine Beitler Recruitment Consultant

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