Locum Childcare Solicitor.

Location
West Midlands
Salary
£30 - £40 Per Hour
Posted
21 Jul 2017
Closes
18 Aug 2017
Ref
LOW/6568190/
Contact
Lauren Watts
Practice area
Children law
Position
Solicitor
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Locum/Contract

An excellent opportunity for a Locum Childcare Solicitor to join a successful Local Authority legal team has arisen in the West Midlands.

The position is initially for 3 months with the strong possibility of further extension whilst the authority carries out their permanent recruitment. The role is offered on a full-time basis, with one day working from home.

Applications are welcome from Qualified Solicitors or Barristers with a current Legal Practice Certificate.

The duties on a day-to-day basis are as follows:

  • Managing a full caseload of Childcare cases
  • Dealing with interim care orders and emergency protection orders under the Public Law Outline
  • Attending both County Court and Family Proceedings Court including trial hearings, directions hearing and half day hearings
  • Performing own advocacy at both contested and final hearings


A rate of £30-£40 per hour dependant upon experience is offered.

To apply for this position, please contact Lauren Watts or Rebecca Breen at Venn Group on 0121 616 0660, or email midlandslegal@venngroup.com.

At Venn Group, we endeavour to respond to all applications within 48 hours. However due to the volume of applications we receive we may not be able to respond to all applications individually. If you have not heard from us within a 48 hour timeframe your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Venn Group aim to achieve the highest standards so you can be assured your application will be handled with professionalism and care.

Venn Group acts as an employment agency and an employment business.