Our client is a leading law firm based in Essex. LEXCEL and Investors in People accredited, the firm is relationship-driven, people-centric and has a professional, warm and friendly culture. They are looking for an experienced lawyer to join its Childcare team.
The successful Childcare Solicitor will have a demonstrable track record of running a caseload independently, with particular expertise representing guardians and children in care proceedings. Ideally, the Childcare Solicitor will be a skilled, confident advocate, have a good working knowledge of Legal Aid practices and procedures and be able to regularly undertake their own advocacy. Membership of the Children's Panel is not essential, but would be a significant advantage.
The ideal candidate will be a qualified Childcare Solicitor or equivalent with upwards of 5 years' PQE of running a childcare (public) caseload.
In return this firm will offer a very competitive salary, a passionate environment and a firm interest in your personal development and career progression.
This is a great opportunity for a Childcare lawyer to join a highly regarded regional firm on a full time permanent basis.