Childcare Lawyer

Location
Kent
Salary
£25 - £30 per hour
Posted
22 Aug 2017
Closes
18 Sep 2017
Ref
M74800
Contact
Rayhaneh Tehrani
Practice area
Children law
Position
Solicitor
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Locum/Contract

Childcare Lawyer required to join a Local Authority based in Kent for an initial 3 month period.

The successful candidate will be required to undertake a full childcare caseload of both public proceedings and pre proceeding matters. The Childcare Lawyer will manage a caseload of 8-10 cases on average, which will consist of high profile cases, including protection harassment matters. Alongside this, they are required to attend Legal Planning Meetings, PLO meetings and Advocates meetings.

This local authority offers a supportive team environment, with offices easily accessible via public transport (good links to London), a canteen, and other local amenities.

The hiring manager is ideally looking for someone who has public sector experience but is still interested in hearing from private practice candidates who have dealt with public care matters. This is an excellent opportunity for someone looking to develop a long term career in local authority childcare.

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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