Childcare Solicitor Locum

East Midlands
£40 - £45 Per Hour
29 Mar 2018
26 Apr 2018
Hannah Fritz - Lewis
Practice area
Children law
Contract type

An excellent opportunity for a Childcare Locum to join a successful Local Authority legal team has arisen in East Midlands. Both Private Practice and Local Government candidates will be considered.

The position is initially for a 3-6 month duration, however there is scope for it to continue on for longer dependent on the workload and needs of the Organisation. Applications are welcome from Qualified Solicitors, Barristers or Legal Executives with previous experience working within a Local Government organisation.

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 hearings and half day hearings
  • Performing own advocacy – contested and final hearings

The position offers an attractive hourly rate of £40ph, dependant on experience. This

To apply for this position, please contact Hannah Fritz – Lewis at Venn Group on 0121 616 0660, or email

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.

Venn Group is an equal opportunities employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates.

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