Locum Childcare Solicitor

Location
East Anglia
Salary
£30 - £50 Per Hour
Posted
25 Jul 2017
Closes
22 Aug 2017
Ref
LOW/6587780
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 East Anglia.

The position is initially for a minimum of 3 months, with the strong possibility of further extension. The role is offered on a full-time basis with the possibility of home-working and applications from part-time candidates will also be considered.

Applications are welcome from Qualified Solicitors, Barristers or Legal Executives with previous experience working within a Local Government organisation.

The role will require the successful candidate to manage a full caseload of Childcare matters, dealing with interim care orders and emergency protection orders. You will be required to attend both County Court and Family Proceedings Court for trial hearings and direction hearings. The successful candidate must be able to demonstrate a strong background of performing advocacy at contested and final hearings.

An attractive rate of up to £50 per hour dependant upon experience is offered, with the potential for homeworking around court appearances.

To apply for this position, please contact Lauren Watts or Emily Bulman 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.